Access Information


For help before you visit, please contact us. For assistance during your visit, please ask at our Ticketing & Information Desk.

Accessible parking

Limited free parking is available for blue badge holders, subject to availability, approximately 50-100m from the Exhibition entrance. We advise booking parking in advance of your visit; please contact us. There is also a drop-off point near the entrance.

Access to the Exhibition

The Whitgift Exhibition Centre is accessible by ramp. Once in the Whitgift Exhibition Centre, the ticketing hall, galleries, shop and café are all on one level.

Accessible toilets

There is one accessible toilet in the Whitgift Exhibition Centre.

Borrow a wheelchair

There is a limited number of wheelchairs available for loan, subject to availability. Booking in advance is recommended; please contact us. Unfortunately, we cannot provide assistance around the Exhibition for wheelchair users. Companion tickets to all exhibitions and events are free of charge.

Guide and assistance dogs

Guide and assistance dogs are welcome.


Some seating is available in the main exhibition space, in addition to a significant seating area in the café.

Concessions for exhibitions

A companion ticket is provided free of charge for those accompanying disabled visitors.

Large print guides

Large print versions of the free Exhibition Plan are available.