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Opening times for the biggest attractions in Britain

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Opening times for the biggest attractions in Britain

Make sure you’ve got action-packed days out planned at some of the country’s biggest attractions, by getting to these places as soon as the doors are opening. From family-friendly activities at Warwick Castle and Kidzania London to museums and exhibits across the country, you’ll want to be at the attractions for as long as possible!

Opening times

Kidzania London

Opening times for Kidzania London vary each day. During February half term, Kidzania is open from 9:30am to 8pm, with a maximum stay of 4 hours at the attraction. On weekends, Kidzania is open from 10am to 7pm.

Before booking tickets, you’ll be able to select a time slot to visit the attraction. Make sure you check the opening times on the official website to pick the right time for you.

Kidzania London tickets are available now.

Arcelormittal Orbit

Arcelormittal Orbit

The Arcelormittal Orbit is open on weekdays from 11am to 4pm and is open from 10am to 6pm on weekends.

If you’re visiting the Arcelormittal Orbit, why not ride the slide afterwards? The longest tunnel slide in the world, it’s an exhilarating 40 second ride that will send you rushing back to the ground with 12 twists and turns.

Arcelormittal Orbit tickets are available now.

ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo opens daily at 10am, with differing last entry times and when the zoo shuts depending on the time of year.

Dates Opening Last entry Closing
31 March 2019 – 1 September 2019 10am 5pm 6pm
2 September 2019 – 26 October 2019 10am 4pm 5pm
27 October 2019 – 14 February 2020 10am 3pm 4pm

ZSL London Zoo will close at 5pm every Friday from 7 June 2019 to 26 July 2019.

ZSL London Zoo tickets are available now.

Tower of London

Dates Opening Last entry Closing
1st March – 31st October (Weekdays) 9am 5pm 5:30pm
1st March – 31st October (Weekends) 10am 5pm 5:30pm
1st November – 28th February (Weekdays) 9am 4pm 4:30pm
1st November – 28th February (Weekends) 10am 4pm 4:30pm

Tower of London tickets are available now.

Cutty Sark

Cutty Sark

Cutty Sark is open daily from 10am to 5pm, with last admission at 4:15pm. The attraction is closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Cutty Sark tickets are available now.

St. Paul’s Cathedral

St Paul’s Cathedral is open for visitors to walk around from Monday to Saturday between 8:30am and 4:30pm. Galleries will open at 9:30am, with the last entry to the galleries at 4:15pm.

The cathedral is open on Sundays for worship only.

St. Paul’s Cathedral tickets are available now.

Hampton Court Palace and Gardens

Dates Opening Last entry Closing
25th March – 27th October 10am 5pm 5:30pm
28th October – 24th March 10am 3pm 4pm

Hampton Court Palace and Gardens tickets are available now.

Windsor Castle

Dates Opening Last entry Closing
1st November – 28th February 10am 3pm 4:15pm
1st March – 31st October 10am 4pm 5:15pm

Windsor Castle tickets are available now.

HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast is open daily from 10am to 5pm, with last admission onboard at 4pm. The attraction is closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

HMS Belfast tickets are available now.

Shakespeare’s Family Homes

The following times are the Winter opening times for different buildings that make up Shakespeare’s Family Homes. Winter dates are until 31st March 2019.

Shakespeare’s Birthplace 10am 4pm
Anne Hathaway’s Cottage 10am 4pm
Shakespeare’s New Place 10am 4pm
Hall’s Croft 11am 4pm

Shakespeare’s Family Homes tickets are available now.

Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle opens daily at 10am and is closed on Christmas Day. Closing times vary by date or event. Currently, Warwick Castle is open from 10am to 4pm, and will be open from 10am to 5pm on 8th April.

It is worth checking the opening times for the specific day you wish to visit before you book tickets.

Warwick Castle tickets are available now.

Kensington Palace

Dates Opening Last entry Closing
1st March – 31st October 10am 5pm 6pm
1st November – 28th February 10am 3pm 4pm

Kensington Palace tickets are available now.

Struggling for inspiration on which attractions to visit? Let us help you make your mind up.