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The ICA is temporarily closed

Following careful consideration of the current course of the Covid-19 pandemic, the entire ICA (exhibition spaces, Cinema, Theatre, Bookstore and Rochelle Canteen) will close to visitors and staff until further notice.

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The Mall 
London SW1Y 5AH 


Closed temporarily

Exhibitions, Bookstore and Box Office

Closed temporarily

Rochelle Canteen

Closed temporarily


Postal address:
12 Carlton House Terrace 
London SW1Y 5AH

Getting Here

The ICA is located in the heart of central London between Buckingham Palace, 10 Downing Street and Piccadilly Circus.

Charing Cross and Piccadilly Circus are the nearest tube and train stations. The nearest bus stops are located on or around Trafalgar Square.

Bike racks are located at the top of the Duke of York Steps. There is a London Cycle Hire docking station on the corner of Waterloo Place and Carlton House Terrace.

There is no parking on The Mall, but car and taxi passengers can be dropped off at the main entrance. Metered parking bays are located on Waterloo Place and Carlton House Terrace, and there are nearby car parks on Whitcombe Street and Spring Gardens.

Find out further information and plan your visit here.