Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Tour

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Club, Church Lane, Wimbledon, London SW19 5AE

020 8946 6131

museum@aeltc.com

www.wimbledon.com/museum

Guide Last Updated: 12/12/2017

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Access Guide

  • Monday 10:00 - 16:30.

  • Tuesday 10:00 - 16:30.

  • Wednesday 10:00 - 16:30.

  • Thursday 10:00 - 16:30.

  • Friday 10:00 - 16:30.

  • Saturday 10:00 - 16:30.

  • Sunday 10:00 - 16:30.

  • It is advised to pre book your tour times on line.

  • The tour takes approximately ninety minutes.

  • The tour is not available during the championship.

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the area.

  • This venue is situated in Wimbledon.

  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest mainline station is Wimbledon.

  • The nearest underground station is Southfields.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • The car park is at the front of the venue.

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • There are 0 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.

  • Assistance may be required because there is / are slopes/ramps.

  • The car park surface is tarmac.

  • The patron does not have to cross a road.

  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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  • The tour starts in the shop where you purchase the tickets.

  • Toilet facilities are within the shop/museum.

  • There are slopes of varying degrees throughout the tour.

  • Some of the slopes have handrails and some do not.

  • Some patrons may need assistance with some of the slopes.

  • Steps in the Centre Court and Millennium Building are overcome by lifts.

  • There is a visual display in British Sign Language available.

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  • The tour takes in the Centre Court, Court No.1, Court 18, the picnic terraces, the press room and Millennium Building.

  • The photographs show the centre court and the tours viewing platform respectively.

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  • The Millennium building houses media and player facilities.

  • The photographs show Court No.1 and the press room respectively.

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  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are 1-2-3-4.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The steps are not clearly marked.

  • The steps are deep.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.

  • There is a landing.

  • The lighting level is medium.

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  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located next to the stairs.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are 1-2-3-4.

  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.

  • The clear door width is 80cm (2ft 7in).

  • The dimensions of the lift are 135cm x 135cm (4ft 5in x 4ft 5in).

  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.

  • There is not a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.

  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.

  • The lift does not have an audible announcer.

  • The controls for the lift are within reach for a wheelchair user.

  • The lift controls do not have Braille markings.

  • The lift controls do have tactile markings.

  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.

  • There is a flip down seat 49cm from the ground in this lift.

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  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are B-LG-G-1-2-3-4-5-6.

  • The clear door width is 110cm (3ft 7in).

  • The dimensions of the lift are 183cm x 132cm (6ft 0in x 4ft 4in).

  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.

  • There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.

  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.

  • The lift does have an audible announcer.

  • The controls for the lift are within reach for a wheelchair user.

  • The lift controls do not have Braille markings.

  • The lift controls do have tactile markings.

  • The lighting level in the lift is bright.

  • There is a flip down seat 49cm from the ground in this lift.

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  • Toilets on the tour are not open outside of the championships.

  • The nearest accessible toilet facilities are in the Wimbledon Shop.

  • Toilets on the tour are not open outside of the championships.

  • The nearest toilet facilities are in the museum.

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.