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Self-guided visits

The Museum is a great place to come on a self-guided visit with plenty to see. You can make your own worksheet, use one of our Hangar Trails or Teacher Packs, bring a sketch book or just be inspired by our fantastic collection. The sky’s the limit!

To book your self-guided visit, please complete our online booking form.

For enquiries, please email or phone 020 8358 4896. 

Risk Assessment and Health and Safety Advice

The Museum is a public building and has Public Liability Insurance of £5 million.

The Museum buildings have a number of stairs, lifts and self-closing doors. Adult group leaders must remain with their students at all times to supervise their behaviour and safety.

Click here for the risk assessment (includes onsite, online and Covid-19)


What an excellent place for students and staff. A very well arranged and presented exhibition with lots to see and do. Lots of ways students could interpret the information and we could have designed a range of activities for the students to engage with.