The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom

The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom
Parliament Square
Greater London




0207 60 1900

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The Supreme Court is the final court of appeal in the UK for civil cases, and for criminal cases from England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It hears cases of the greatest public or constitutional importance affecting the whole population. It is situated in a Grade II listed heritage site of the former Middlesex Guildhall.

Venue Type:

Heritage site

Opening hours

9.30am to 4.30pm (last entry)

Admission charges

Free entry.
Friday architectural tours are £5 p/p or £3.50 p/p concession

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The four heraldic flowers of the United Kingdom intertwined, which represents the emblem of the UK Supreme Court

Court adjourned! Twilight hours at the Supreme Court

  • 15 May 2014 6-9pm
Sorry, fully booked

Take part in an after-hours journey around the UK Supreme Court, as part of the Museums at Night (Culture24's festival of inspiring after hours cultural events.)

• Explore our unique renovated Grade II* listed heritage building (photography encouraged!)
• Find out more about the work of the highest court in the land
• Enjoy a drink to the sound of live jazz in our magnificent wood-panelled lobby

There will also be limited space available in courtrooms (on a first seated basis) for the following entertainment, with each session repeated twice over the course of the evening:

• Watch legally-inspired theatre performed Inner Temple Drama Society
• See court artist Isobel Williams illustrate the daytime work of the Justices and lawyers who work here
• Hear from Hugh Feilden, whose firm designed the plans for the renovation of the Middlesex Guildhall to become the UK Supreme Court

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly


Adult £6.00
Concession £5.00 (Ticket price does not include Eventbrite booking fee)

Tickets available on-line only through Eventbrite.