Take your fledgling Fulham fan for a stroll through sporting history with a fascinating guided tour of Craven Cottage - legendary home to Fulham FC, London's oldest professional football club. The perfect treat, Fulham supporters and visitors to London who are interested in football, this tour will take visitors into parts of the stadium normally off limits to the general public. They'll see the home and away teams' dressing rooms, the players' lounge, tunnel and enjoy the view from the balcony of the iconic Cottage Pavilion where the players' families and friends are allowed to sit on match days. Let your child try out one of the original wooden seats in the Grade II listed Johnny Haynes stand and imagine the roar of the crowd as the home team scores, then head down to the pitch itself to get a manager's-eye view from the dugout. The tour's knowledgeable guide will be happy to share anecdotes and fascinating facts about the club's past and present so get your child ready to find out everything they ever wanted to know about Fulham FC and its place in football history.
Need to Know
On the day of the pre-booked guided tour you should arrive with your child at 11.00 and enter the Cottage Caf' next to the statue of Johnny Haynes. Here your child will be greeted by your guide who will escort them on the tour. They'll enjoy a fascinating visit around the historic Craven Cottage football ground including the opportunity to see inside the players' dressing rooms, go pitch side, visit the TV studio, Grade II listed Johnny Haynes stand, the dugouts and the Cottage Pavilion. The tour guide will be happy to recount anecdotes and answer all questions that come their way. Photography is allowed throughout the tour which will last for approximately 1 hour 20 minutes. The tour includes access to the Fulham FC shop and onsite coffee shop.