The museum houses rich collections of paintings, furniture, silver, metalwork and armour, ceramics, sculpture, prints, drawings, textiles, jewellery, manuscripts, and fine books in impressive Tudor and Norman buildings.

The history of St John's Gate and the Order is interwoven with the stories of many important characters from the past, including Henry VIII, Elizabeth I, Suleiman the Magnificent, William Shakespeare, William Hogarth and Dr Samuel Johnson.

Museum of the Order of St John

Free to all

St John's Gate, St John's Lane, Clerkenwell, London, Greater London, EC1M 4DA

020 7324 4005


Opening times

10am-5pm Thursday-Saturday

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