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Museum Opening Hours

  • Daily 10.30am - 5.30pm, except 24 - 26 December, when we are closed.

Cafe Opening Hours

  • Daily 9:30am - 5:30pm, last orders for hot food at 5:00pm.

Gardens Opening Hours

  • Monday - Saturday: 7.15am - sunset
  • Sundays and Bank Holidays: 8am - sunset, except 25 December, when we are closed
  • A full list of closing times for the year is below
  • The Animal Walk is open daily from 12.30 to 4pm, except 24 - 26 December.
  • The Nature Trail is open from 9am to 4pm, but may be closed at short notice during bad weather. Please check with the Ticket Desk at the start of your visit or call 020 8699 1872.

Gardens Closing Times for 2016

From

To

Closing Time

1 January

31 January

4.20pm

1 February

14 February

5.20pm

15 February

15 March

5.50pm

16 March

26 March

6.20pm

Summer Time starts

27 March

3 April

7.20pm

4 April

17 April

7.50pm

18 April

1 May

8.20pm

2 May

31 July

8.50pm

1 August

14 August

8.20pm

15 August

28 August

7.50pm

29 August

11 September

7.20pm

12 September

25 September

6.50pm

26 September

9 October

6.20pm

10 October

29 October

5.50pm

Summer Time ends

30 October

13 November

4.50pm

14 November

30 January 2017

4.20pm