• With the exception of Leighton’s private bedroom and garden, the rest of the museum spaces are fully accessible as part of a one-way route designed to allow visitors to navigate safely and comfortably. Members of staff are at hand for assistance and guidance
  • Disabled visitors and carers are admitted at concessionary rate.
  • Regrettably there is no step-free, or wheelchair access to any part of the house.
  • There are two flights of internal steps. The lower part of the staircase does not have a handrail.
  • Guide and assistance-dogs are permitted in the museum.
  • The lighting levels are low throughout the house, for conservation reasons. 
  • Two parking spaces are available for Disabled Blue Badge holders near the house.
  • Detailed access information about the house can also be found on the DisableGo website.
  • Prams and pushchairs are not permitted in the museum to protect the delicate interiors. They can be left in the Reception or Lobby.



  • Public toilets are available at nearby Holland Park (5-minute walk from Leighton House). Unfortunately, there are no public toilets at present at the museum.
  • Please travel light - our cloakroom space is very limited and we won't be able take bulky coats or bags.
  • The folding stools usually available to visitors have been removed, but you will be able to sit and rest on the benches in the Studio. Amenities (cafes, public toilets and seating areas) can be found in the nearby Holland Park and in Kensington High Street.
  • The Museum shop is open for cashless payments only.
  • There are no baby changing facilities on site but some are located by the café in Holland Park, which is a short walk away


If you would like more help planning your visit please see our Museum Visitors Risk Assessment [PDF] (file size 65.2Kb) or contact us for more information.



Open Saturday and Sunday

10am - 5.30pm
12 Holland Park Road
London W14 8LZ