Group bookings FAQs

Frequently asked questions regarding group visits.

Before contacting us, please check if we've already answered your query below! Due to the extremely high volume of enquiries we receive, the quickest way for you to get an answer is to check these frequently asked questions.

Do I need to book a group visit?

If you are planning to visit House of Illustration with 10 or more people, you need to book a group visit in advance.

How do I book a group visit?

Please fill in our group booking request form. Once you have submitted the form, please wait for us to get in touch with you. We aim to be in touch as soon as possible but please allow up to five working days to process the booking.

How big a group can I bring?

We can accommodate a maximum of 40 people in the galleries at once time. If visiting with 20-40 people, you will be asked to split into smaller groups to walk around the galleries.

If visiting with 40 or more people, you will need to split into smaller groups to visit the galleries at different times. Please fill in the group booking request form for each separate time slot.

Can I book a group visit for a different time to your advertised slots?

We are unfortunately unable to book in group visits outside the advertised time slots.

Do you offer any discounts for group bookings?

We are unable to offer discounts for groups bookings.

Can we book a guided tour?

Unfortunately we do not currently offer guided tours.

Can we book a BSL interpreter?

We are unable to provide BSL interpreters but you are welcome to bring your own.

Do you have induction loops available?

Unfortunately we do not currently have induction loops available.

Are you accessible?

Our shop, galleries, toilets and education studio are all fully wheelchair-accessible. If you have any other access requirements, please get in touch.

For any other enquiries relating to group bookings, please contact groupbookings@houseofillustration.org.uk.