LONDON FILM MUSEUM
PREPARING FOR YOUR VISIT
We are located at: 45 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7BN, England
The closest coach drop off bay is located on Russell Street which is approximately two minutes walk from the museum. See more details here: https://tfl.gov.uk/info-for/coach-drivers/
The nearest tube stations are:
- Leicester Square (Northern and Piccadilly Lines)
- Charing Cross (Bakerloo and Northern Line)
- Covent Garden (Piccadilly Line)
The nearest Train station is Charing Cross. Also Waterloo Station is located approximately a 15 minute walk away over Waterloo Bridge. For information on National Rail services from these stations please visit the National Rail website or else call 08457 48 49 50.
The nearest bus route is the RV1 that stops on Russell Street approximately one minute away from the museum. Other bus routes that stop within a short walking distance of the museum include: 1, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 15, 19, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 38, 55, 59, 69, 73, 77A, 91, 98, 134, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 242, 243, 34 and X68.
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN WE ARRIVE?
When you arrive you will be met by an education representative from the museum who direct you to our Learning Room where there is storage for coats and bags. We will then give you a short introduction to the exhibition before the group will be sent out to the exhibition to begin exploring. If you have chosen to download some of our worksheets this will give the group the chance to start these. You are welcome to bring the students back to the learning room or café at any point to carry the activities on and your museum representative will be on hand throughout to help with any questions. HEALTH AND SAFETY INFORMATION
Supervision – We recommend a minimum of one teacher for every ten pupils for groups aged twelve and above. For primary school groups we recommend one teacher per eight pupils. The group will be shown the café area and Learning Room on arrival which should act as the meeting point throughout your visit. A member of museum staff will always be in this area for pupils to contact.Fire alarm
You will be informed in advance if there are any planned fire alarm tests during your visit.
If the fire alarm sounds during your visit please wait for direction from the museum staff.
Our procedures can be found here: _ Evacuation procedure_ Fire Plan
there are toilets located at three separate points in the museum which are sign posted. There are also two disabled toilets.Shop
there is a shop on site where students can purchase souvenirs from their visit. We would recommend they have approximately £10 spending money with them. Café
there is a café on site serving a range of hot and cold drinks and snacks.LUNCH
It can often be difficult to find somewhere for large groups to eat. We have developed a lunch package to help.
Our packed lunches include:
_ Choice of sandwich
_ Sugar free drink
_ Piece of fruit
_ Choice of biscuits or yoghurt
Prices start from £6 per person and must be pre ordered.
Our café will be available for the group to eat in.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
to book lunch for your group.