Important notice

The Chapel will be open from Wednesday 19th May, in line with the Government’s roadmap to ease restrictions.

Opening times:

Café (Our main café is closed for refurbishment. The Chapel kiosk is open for takeaway service daily), 9.30am to 5pm.
RVCP Reception & Shop (currently located in the Chapel): Monday to Sunday, 10am to 4.30pm.
Chapel exhibitions (free entry, ground floor only): Wednesday to Sunday, 10am to 4.30pm.

Visitors will be required to wear a face covering inside the Chapel building and at the café servery window (unless exempt).  All visitors aged 16+ to the Chapel exhibitions will be required to provide information for NHS Test & Trace purposes.

If you are planning to visit us, do check the latest Government guidance to understand the restrictions that apply. Please maintain social distancing from anyone outside your household or support bubble, even if you have had the vaccine. A reminder that caution is still advised when meeting with family and friends outside your household or support bubble, particularly anyone who has not yet been vaccinated or who may be vulnerable for health reasons: follow 'hands, face, space'.

Please continue to check our Facebook pages for the latest updates.

Virtual tours and learning

These virtual tours take you on a journey around the historic Netley Abbey village, around the site of the Royal Victoria Hospital and through the Chapel. The e-learning introduces you to the rich history of the Hospital from its design and construction through to its closure and demolition.

Things to see and do

Volunteer with us 

Volunteers make a real difference and each opportunity provides its own experience.

Find out how to volunteer

Leave a legacy

No matter how small or large, choosing to make a donation will make a significant difference to the Chapel.

Find out how to make a donation

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