Somerset House

Local nameSomerset House
LocationLondon, United Kingdom

The dominant of Strand lends its space to an important cultural centre encompassing almost everything from film screenings to visual art. Numerous films were also shot here, for example, two James Bond films, several Sherlock Holmes movies and Tim Burton's Sleepy Hollow.

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Opening hours

Victoria Embankment: daily 8 am - 7 pm
River Terrace & Seamen's Hall: daily 8 am - 11 pm

Unfortunately, due to major reconstruction works, Courtauld Gallery is currently closed.


Exhibitions in the Embankment Galleries are priced individually.

More information and contact

Official Website




Phone +44 20 7845 4600

Address Strand, WC2R 1LA, London

Coordinates 51°30'39.023" N -0°7'3.164" E

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