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Clive Steps
King Charles Street
Westminster SW1A 2AQ
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Churchill War Rooms

Last updated May 2nd, 2022

Clive Steps
King Charles Street
Westminster SW1A 2AQ

Located in the basement of a government building in the heart of London, the Cabinet War Rooms were hurriedly converted on the eve of the Second World War to emergency underground accommodation to protect the Prime Minister and the British Government against air attack. In operational use from 27 August 1939 to the Japanese surrender in 1945, these rooms were to become the vital nerve-centre used by Winston Churchill, his War Cabinet and the Chiefs of Staff of Britain’s armed forces.

Opening Times

Note: Owing to temporary closures the times below may not accurately reflect current opening hours.

MON
09:30 - 18:00
TUE
09:30 - 18:00
WED
09:30 - 18:00
THU
09:30 - 18:00
FRI
09:30 - 18:00
SAT
09:30 - 18:00
SUN
09:30 - 18:00

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