The 2018 programme is now past. We will be launching the 2019 programme mid-August.

  • Master's Court
  • Chapel Garden entrance

The Charterhouse

Henry Yevele

place
Charterhouse Square, EC1M 6AN
info_outline
Bookshop, Full disabled access, Toilets, Partial disabled access
Founded as a Black Death burial ground, the site has served as a Carthusian monastery, Tudor mansion, school and an almshouse, which it remains to this day. The Charterhouse opened to the public in 2017 with a new museum.

Design

Restoration
Henry Yevele, 1371
Restoration
Seely and Paget, 1958
Extension
Eric Parry Architects, 2017
Type
Historical house, Religious, Museum
Period
Contemporary, Post-war, Tudor, Medieval