Discover 500 years of history, medicine, art and architecture with a fascinating guided tour of the RCP in Regent's Park. Our expert museum staff and specialist tours partners, Discover Medical London, offer a range of tours and guided walks, which are outlined below.
Venue accessibility and journey planning information (including transport accessibility) is available on the RCP Visiting page.
History and architecture tours can be booked by groups of six or more and can be tailored to your group's special interest. Tours last up to 1 hour and cost £6 per person. Refreshments are available at additional cost. Student groups are usually free.
At 1.30pm on the first Wednesday of every month we offer a free 30-minute guided tour open to everyone. Just let reception know you’re here for the museum tour when you arrive.
Advance booking is not necessary but you can reserve your place by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Let our specialist guided walks partners Discover Medical London lead you through the streets and stories that have made London a city of sickness and a city of cures for over 1,000 years with a series of themed walks of London’s medical streets and landmarks, including a visit to the Royal College of Physicians.
The RCP museum's multimedia guide is an easy to use handheld device with over 2 hours of films and images, featuring interviews with leading historians and experts to help you explore the RCP and the history of medicine as well as our museum collection, architecture and garden.
It is available free from reception during opening hours: Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm.
Please note the RCP is a busy conference venue and some rooms may be unavailable on your visit.