Visit the RCM Museum of Music

The RCM Museum of Music is full of musical treasures dating from the 15th century onwards. Click on the links below to find out more about the precious objects it houses and our latest exhibition.

The RCM Museum of Music is open Tuesday to Friday (11.30am to 4.30pm) and is free to visit. We also offer special tours for schools and higher education institutions, as well as tailored tours for adults and specialist groups

For all enquiries about visiting the RCM Museum of Music, please contact us on or 0207 591 4842.


From January to June 2013, this exhibition examines London’s musical life in the 20th century through items in the RCM Special Collections.

Explore highlights from the RCM Special Collections including exquisite and unique instruments, paintings, manuscripts and letters.

The RCM Museum of Music offers a special service to Higher Educations Institutions with free sessions on musical instruments, iconography and more.

The RCM Museum of Music offers a range of opportunities for school groups, including General Tours and Discovery Sessions.