Bruce Castle Museum

Welcome back - we're open!

We are delighted to say that our Museum Galleries, Search Room and Schools Programme have reopened to the public, and it is now possible to book for visits. Following government guidance, all visitors and staff are required to wear masks when visiting the Museum and Archive, unless exempt.

For the safety of our visitors and staff, we ask that all visitors make a booking to visit the Museum.

Book a visit to Bruce Castle Museum

There are also some walk-in slots available on the day but please book in advance to avoid disappointment.


Visit the Archive and Local History page to read about our Search Room procedures and booking requirements.

Check the Schools and Groups page to find out what programmes are currently on offer and how to make a booking. 

For any queries, please contact or call us on: 020 8489 4250.

Opening hours

Bruce Castle Museum

  • Wednesday to Sunday 1.30 to 5pm

Please check our Exhibitions page to find out how to book your visit

Admission is free.

Search Room 

  • Wednesday to Friday 10am to 12.30pm and 1.30 to 4pm 
  • Every second Saturday of the month 10am to 12.30pm and 1.30 to 4pm

Please check our Archive and Local History page to find out how to book your visit

The Museum and Archive are always closed on 25 and 26 December, 1 January, Good Friday and the summer bank holidays.

Additional closures will be displayed in advance on this page. 

Visiting groups including schools may book to visit at other times - please contact us at for more details

What's On

Plan your visit

Find us

Bruce Castle Museum, Lordship Lane, Tottenham, N17 8NU

Contact us


Telephone: 020 8489 4250

How to get here

Overground: Bruce Grove station

Underground: Seven Sisters

Buses: 318 to Enfield and Haringey Magistrates Court or 149, 259, 279, 341, 349 or 476 to Lordship Lane.

Car: parking is available in a small car park behind the museum, the entrance is on Church Lane

Bicycle: bicycles can be secured near the round Tudor tower at the front of the museum.

Disabled access

There is same-level access to the Museum via the front entrance and also a ramped entrance from the car park. The ground floor has same-level access to all areas. There are 24 stairs or a stair-lift to the first floor.

Wheelchair access to toilet facilities is possible on both floors.

Large print information is available upon request and touch tours are by appointment.

Weddings and room hire

Sharing our heritage 

Page Last Updated:

December 16, 2021

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