Illustration of the Film4 Summer Screen 2019
Full line-up announced
08 – 21 Aug 2019
Our iconic courtyard transforms into London's most beautiful open-air cinema to host the ultimate cinematic experience.
Somerset House Summer Series
This July
Book now
With American Express. A rare chance to see critically acclaimed artists plus some of the best up and coming performers in a spectacular yet intimate setting.
Somerset House Summer Series
Deborah Roberts, ‘Untitled 2018’. Copyright of the artist. Courtesy of Stephen Friedman Gallery
Exhibition
Coming soon
A major new exhibition celebrating the past 50 years of Black creativity in Britain and beyond.
Historical Highlights Tour
Talks and tours
Free
We offer free guided tours every Thursday and Saturday.
Historical Highlights Tour
Somerset House Studios is a new experimental workspace for artists, makers and thinkers.
Exhibition
Coming soon
Exploring identity and immigration in modern Britain.
A new shared workspace for freelancers, individuals and small businesses working in the arts and creative industries.
AGM @ SHS Photo © Anne Tetzlaff
Somerset House Studios
7 & 8 Jun 2019
A 2-day programme of installations, presentations, panel discussions and live performances exploring image, sound and digital art.
AGM @ SHS Photo © Anne Tetzlaff
Resident Organisation
An environmental charity that takes a fresh approach to communicating sustainability.
Resident Organisation
Global charity bridging the gap between environmental sustainability and the creative industries.
with San Miguel
Spring, Image by Kevin Meredith
Restaurant
Seasonal cooking from chef Skye Gyngell, formerly head chef at the Michelin-starred Petersham Nurseries.
Spring, Image by Kevin Meredith
Learn about 450 years of Somerset House.
Opening times and prices
We're open every day except 25 December. Admission is free, though there’s a charge for some exhibitions.
Opening times and prices