Whitechapel Bell Foundry


The Whitechapel Bell Foundry is a bell foundry in the East End of London. The foundry is listed by the Guinness Book of Records as the oldest manufacturing company in Great Britain.

The foundry's main business is the bellfounding and manufacture of church bells and their fittings and accessories, although it also provides single tolling bells, carillon bells and handbells. The foundry's premises are a Grade II listed building.

Small museum at the front of Whitechapel Bell Foundry about the history of the Bell Foundry and bell making including features on Big Ben, Liberty Bell and Westminster Abbey bells. There is a small shop with souvenirs.

Tours on Saturday (call for information and to book).

Admission free, tours £8 per person.

Disabled access to ground floor.

Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.

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