Painted Hall Ceiling Tours at the Old Royal Naval College

Ascend 60 feet and uncover the secrets of London’s largest painted ceiling.

Painted between 1707 and 1726, the Painted Hall at the Old Royal Naval College hides many surprises. During a major conservation project, visitors will have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the drama of this vast masterpiece up close.

Take a 60 minute ceiling tour via a special observation deck and discover the painting’s mysteries as they are revealed for the first time in half a century.


Online bookings only until 01/04/17 when tours commence. After this date, bookings will be available either online or on-site in the Painted Hall.

School groups at Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 3 can experience the Painted Hall ceiling on a free workshop.
Find out more about our schools Painted Ceiling Experiences.