Visiting the Migration Museum

Address: Lewisham Shopping Centre (Entrance in Central Square), London SE13 7HB

We hope to reopen on Wednesday 19 May 2021, in line with Step 3 of the government’s roadmap out of lockdown, which permits museums to reopen. We will confirm our reopening date and plans as soon as possible. 

 

How to find us
Opening hours
Group visits
School, college and university visits
Accessibility
What’s on
Contact us

 

How to find us

The Migration Museum is based in Lewisham Shopping Centre. The entrance is on Central Square, in the heart of the shopping centre (opposite Starbucks and next door to TK Maxx).

Where possible, please walk or cycle and avoid driving or using public transport when visiting us, especially during peak hours. Free cycle racks are located on Molesworth Street, Rennell Street and Lewisham High Street.

If you need to travel via public transport or car, here’s how you can reach us:

Train: Lewisham station is a 5-minute walk, with frequent Southeastern services to London Bridge, London Charing Cross, London Cannon Street, London Victoria and stations across south-east London and Kent.

DLR: Lewisham DLR station is a 4-minute walk, with regular direct services to Bank and easy access to Stratford, Tower Gateway, Beckton and Woolwich Arsenal.

Bus: A large number of buses stop directly outside or near the shopping centre: 21, 47, 54, 75, 122, 136, 178, 180, 181, 185, 199, 208, 225, 261, 273, 284, 321, 380 and 436.

Car: Lewisham Shopping Centre has multi-storey car parking facilities with lift and stair access. For a list of tariffs and charges, please visit the Lewisham Shopping Centre website.

 

Opening hours

Our exhibitions and shop are currently closed to visitors due to Coronavirus restrictions. We look forward to welcoming you back safely as soon as we can in 2021. 

 

Group visits

Our exhibitions and shop are currently closed to visitors due to Coronavirus restrictions. We look forward to welcoming you back safely as soon as we can in 2021. 

 

School, college and university visits

We regret that we are not currently able to accommodate in-person education visits while our museum is closed.

In the meantime, if you would like to enquire about online education workshops, please email info@migrationmuseum.org.

 

Accessibility

The Migration Museum and Lewisham Shopping Centre are fully accessible for wheelchair users. If you have specific questions about access requirements, please contact us at info@migrationmuseum.org or on 020 3488 4508 (during opening hours).

 

What’s on

Our exhibitions and shop are currently closed to visitors due to Coronavirus restrictions. We look forward to welcoming you back safely as soon as we can in 2021.

Explore our online resources, including our Heart of the Nation: Migration and the Making of the NHS exhibition

 

Contact us

For more information, please email us at info@migrationmuseum.org or call us on 020 3488 4508 (please note that calls will only be answered during public opening hours).