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Research visitor information

The Royal Ballet School Collections is now open to visiting researchers, by appointment only.

The Collections office is open during term time  for enquiries about The Royal Ballet School Collections. Please email any queries or requests for a research appointment to


How to get to here

Park and Ride – Sheen Gate to White Lodge

Access to White Lodge is only via a free Park and Ride service. It runs from the Sheen Gate entrance of Richmond Park to take visitors to and from the building by appointment.

Sheen Gate by car – there is ample parking by Sheen Gate.

Sheen Gate by rail – the nearest railway station is Mortlake from which it is approximately 15 minutes walk to Sheen Gate.

Car parking at White Lodge (by appointment)

Car Parking at White Lodge is only available by prior arrangement, as required for disabled access or coaches.

Access and facilities

  • The museum is fully accessible for wheelchair users.
  • Toilets and baby-changing facilities are available.
  • There are cloakroom facilities, however these are non-secure.
  • There is no provision for refreshments.
  • For cafés and restaurants in Richmond Park see