Families are welcome to come, explore and experience our Museum & learn about the Household Cavalry.

SEE a living museum and working stables in the heart of London.
SMELL freshly polished tack and the working stables.
TOUCH real stable stalls built over two centuries ago
TRY ON an actual Queen’s Life Guard uniform.
MEET characters from history and heroes of today.



From family friendly quiz trails to dressing up as a soldier, it is a great experience for the whole family.


We also run regular arts & crafts workshops and UNDER 5’s MINI TROOPER sessions on school holidays and weekends. These fun sessions allow children to discover all about the Household Cavalry, the regiments history and the exhibtions in the museum, whilst making something special to take home.


Ticket Type Price
Adults £9.50
Children (aged 5-16) and Concessions £7.50
Family ticket (2 adults & 3 children) £25.00

Why not follow KidRated’s top tips when you next visit us?

Why not follow KidRated’s top tips when you next visit us?

Make sure to check out Horse Guards Parade and bag a good spot to watch the changing of the guard.

  • Catch the public inspection of the Household Cavalry every day at 4pm.
  • Pick up an audio guide to learn even more as you wander round the museum
  • Pick up a family friendly museum trail or download & print at home and bring it to the museum on the day!
Discover the Household Cavalry Museum

10am – 6pm, April to October / 10am – 5pm, November to March / Last admission 45 minutes before closing.

The King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery are covering summer Queen’s Life Guard duties until Tuesday 22 August- come down now and learn about this incredible Regiment as well as the Household Cavalry.

We are currently open 7 days a week, 10am-6pm (last entry 5pm) with full Regimental public duties now back daily. Pre-booking is recommended; please choose your arrival timeslot here.

Book online events such as our Regimental Historian Lectures here.

See what else you can join in with our ‘What’s On’ schedule here.

The Evolution of Medicine through Warfare online exhibition can still be enjoyed here.

The Museum is fully Covid safety compliant and ready to welcome you, but as a small independent business we are still struggling. For more information on this and how you can SUPPORT the Museum at this difficult time please see here.

Can’t make it to Horse Guards? You can still always enjoy our: Virtual Visit page, podcast, YouTube Channel, and Instagram posts any time.