The London Dungeon
The London Dungeon - Standard Entry
Treat yourself to the ultimate day out at the London Dungeon…if you dare! The home of scary fun invites you to live and breathe your way through London’s darkest history via a selection of scream-drenched stories and fear-inducing immersive experiences.
With nineteen haunting tales and two thrilling rides, guests will come face-to-face with some of London’s most notorious historic characters: Guy Fawkes, Sweeney Todd and even Jack The Ripper! Familiar tales are played out before your eyes and storytelling is given a contemporary twist in a trip that’s not to be missed.
The tours last approximately 90 minutes.
Open every day except Xmas Day
Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri & Sun : 10am to 5 pm (last tour)
Thursday: 11am to 5pm (last tour)
Saturday: 10am to 6pm (last tour)
Some extended opening hours during school holidays
All opening times are subject to change
Good To Know
Infants aged 3 years and under are free, but must still reserve a ticket
Children under the age of 16 years must be accompanied by an adult, aged 18 years or over.
The Dungeon is not suitable for people of a nervous disposition or very young children: entry is at the discretion of the parent/guardian.
The London Dungeon, County Hall, Westminster Bridge Rd, SE1 7PB London
Additional Details & FAQ
Disabled guest should purchase a standard ticket and will qualify for one complimentary helper ticket. The free ticket for the helper should be requested on arrival at the attraction upon presentation of proof of disability.
The attraction is wheelchair accessible except for the boat and drop rides. For health and safety reason The London Dungeon can only admit 1 wheelchair user per hour. Once you have booked your standard ticket, we recommend booking your wheelchair timeslot in advance by calling 0333 321 2001 or emailing LDGuestExperience@merlinentertainments.biz (please quote your order reference).
Unfortunately we are unable to admit mobility scooters into the attraction.
What Should I Expect
The London Dungeon is a uniquely thrilling attraction that will whisk you way back to the capital’s most perilous past. See, hear, feel and smell the chilling characters of the past as they come to life before you.
The London Dungeon brings together an amazing cast of theatrical actors, special effects, stages, scenes and rides. It includes:
• Full on 360 sets with gripping storytelling
• 19 interactive shows, live actors, 1000 years of history
• State of the art theming and special effects
• 2 thrilling underground rides
• Laughs, screams and cutting edge storytelling
How Does It Work
Please go to the attraction at your booked timeslot and present your e-ticket to a member of staff (either printed or on a mobile device) and you will be scanned in before the start of your tour.
Suitable For Children
The Dungeon is not suitable for very young children: entry is at the discretion of the parent/guardian.
Child age for tickets 3-15 years and children under 3 are free of charge.
Please note children under 16 cannot visit without a paying adult over 18 years of age. Ride restrictions apply.
There are no exchanges or refunds available after purchase.
Where Do I Go
The London Dungeon is located within easy walking distance from several London Underground stations: Waterloo, Embankment, Charing Cross and Westminster.
Waterloo is the closest tube station to the London Dungeon. Waterloo is about five minutes walking distance. Exit the station following signs for the South Bank.
Embankment and Charing Cross stations are close together on the north side of the River Thames. Both tube stations are a ten-fifteen minute walk to reach the London Dungeon. From the station, cross over Hungerford Bridge.
Westminster tube station is the closest station to Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. From Westminster tube station, take exit one and follow signs for Westminster pier.