Discover the UK’s Sistine Chapel: the Painted Hall at Greenwich’s Old Royal Naval College, an epic 18th-century masterpiece has now reopened following an £8.5 million makeover. Painted between 1707 and 1726, the Painted Hall at the Old Royal Naval College is Britain's largest painted ceiling and hides many surprises.

Take a 1-hour long tour delivered in British Sign Language by Deaf Guide John Wilson, with voiceover interpretation provided by Stephen Hudson.

Please meet at the Welcome Desk of the Painted Hall, in the Undercroft on College Way, at 10.45.

If you are a first-time booker, you will be sent a code in the confirmation email, which will allow you free entry to access events until March 2020, when you make further bookings

If you have previously booked an access tour, please read note below about free bookings 


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Guide and assistance dogs are welcome. 

If you require any other support please contact us: [email protected], 020 8269 4799.

If you have a valid 12 month Adult (disabled access) ticket to the Painted Hall or previously attended Access Tour since March 2019 then check your e-ticket or confirmation email  for the discount code to book your next Access Tours for free. We cannot refund tickets that have already been paid for, so if you can’t find your discount code then email your details of your previous booking to [email protected]