Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum



Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum

St Mary's Hospital
Praed Street
W2 1NY
+44 (0)20 3312 6528
[email protected]
Public transport:
Tube: Paddington or Edgware Road;Tube/Rail: Paddington;Bus: 7, 15, 36


Visit the laboratory in which Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin in 1928, reconstructed to its original appearance, with bacteriological equipment and an exhibition telling the story of Fleming, the man, the scientist, and the impact of penicillin on modern healthcare. A video presentation completes the visit.

There is no disabled access to the museum - there are many stairs.

Prices and opening times

Concession Ticket £2.00 per ticket
Adult Ticket £4.00 per ticket

Staff and students of Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Imperial College School of Medicine: admission free on production of valid identification badge.

Opening Times

Monday - Thursday: 10:00 - 13:00.

Other times by appointment only (Monday-Thursday 14:00-17:00 and Friday 10:00-17:00)

Closed on public holidays.

Facilities & Accessibility

Access Inside Building Facilities
Steps with handrail within building
Access into the Building
Steps with handrails to entrance