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Skate at Somerset House

Skate at Somerset House with Fortnum & Mason © James Bryant
Take to the ice at the stunning Somerset House, with all-day skating, music nights and ice skating lessons, plus festive shopping and food hosted by Fortnum & Mason. Read More


Glide on one of London’s most beautiful outdoor ice rinks with Skate at Somerset House in partnership with Fortnum & Mason.

Set against the stunning neoclassical facade, this popular icy experience is open all day and well into the evening.

Enjoy a late-night ice skating session with music by top DJs at one of the Skate Lates. Learn to skate or perfect your skills with Skate School, and let little ones have a go on the ice at the Polar Cub Club.

After your session, shop for gifts and festive goodies at Fortnum’s Christmas Arcade, and warm up with wintry food and drinks in Fortnum’s Lodge.

Prices and Opening Times

Child Ticket (aged 12 years old and under) £8.50 per ticket
Skate Lates Ticket From £19.35 per ticket
Adult Ticket £11.00 per ticket

Discounted student tickets are available at selected off-peak times.

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Opening Times

Opening times vary, but most ice skating sessions run between 10am and 10.15pm. The ice rink is closed on Christmas Day.

Venue Details & Map

Somerset House

The Strand
+44 (0)20 7845 4600
Public transport:
Tube: Temple/Covent Garden/Charing Cross/Embankment Mainline: Charing Cross/Waterloo/Blackfriars

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