The Spitalfields Journey
In June 2016 we are holding a series of special ticketed openings, which will also include a private visit to the evocative and atmospheric Dennis Severs' House.
For more info see News
Free Summer and Autumn Openings in 2016
In June we open to the public for Refugee Week on
Sunday 19 June, 2pm - 6pm (last entry 5:30)
Sunday 26 June, 2pm - 6pm (last entry 5:30)
In September we will open to the public on
Sunday 4 September, 12:00 - 4pm (last entry 3:30)
Sunday 11 September, 12:00 - 4pm (last entry 3:30)
These openings are FREE, and there is no booking.
We encourage donations, if you can. There may be queues, so we suggest arriving early.
Watch this space for more dates to be announced soon.
‘wonderful and atmospheric… highly recommended’
'...remember that we were all once strangers and pilgrims in the land... This memory is also a call to demonstrate the generosity to the strangers of our own day which flows from the heart..'
Richard Chartres, the Bishop of London (of Huguenot refugee descent)
‘very weird and interesting at the same time’
Mustaq, aged 10
19 Princelet Street is otherwise open only for group visits and learning, by advance booking. These visits are in great demand, and have included talks and tours for groups from Britain, elsewhere in Europe, the United States, Japan and Hong Kong. See group visits and our access policy which explain how we encourage affordable group donations to support our work.
‘the most interesting and thought provoking afternoon I’ve spent in a very
Mauro, HM Treasury
We have welcomed many diverse groups: trade unions; banks; architects; artists; U3A; community groups; schools; and university students of religion, museums policy, literature, politics, diaspora studies, and anthropology.