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23 May 2018STRAWBERRY HILL House, Twickenham and HAM House & Gardens, Richmond
17 April 2018KINGS CROSS AND ST PANCRAS, and the BRITISH LIBRARY
11 October 2017Visit to Windsor Castle, Royal County of Berkshire
17 July 2017Visit to Jane Austen’s House Museum, Chawton and Winchester Cathedral
15 June 2017Visit to Royal Botanical Gardens Kew, Richmond
28 March 2017GUILDHALL ART GALLERY-LONDON

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STRAWBERRY HILL House, Twickenham and HAM House & Gardens, Richmond
Wednesday 23 May 2018

Tickets £34.50 for NT Members or £44.00 for Non NT Members 

are on sale from 12th March 2018

​National Trust Members must bring their Membership cards on the day

  • Strawberry Hill House

Tea/Coffee upon arrival (included)

Guided Tour of the public rooms of Strawberry Hill House, founded by author Horace Walpole, youngest son of Sir Robert Walpole, Britain's first Prime Minister.

You will hear the history of the hosue, how it was extended over the years by Walpole and subsequent owners the Waldegrave family, in the Gothic style externally with elaborate decoration internally to impress visitors.

  • Ham House and Gardens

Lunch (own cost) on arrival in The Orangery Cafe set in the Kitchen Carden.

Free Flow Tour of Ham House which has collections of paintings, furniture and textiles, some acquired 400 years ago.  The House was transformed by Elizabeth Murray, the Duchess of Launderdale and her husband, into one of the finest Stuart houses in England.

  • The Gardens have been restored to their original design and there is an option to join a free 30 minute Garden History Tour at 2.00pm or 3.00pm.

Depart : 8.15 am Fletchers Croft Car Park, Steyning

Return : 4.00 pm from Ham House, Richmond

NB  There will be a fair amount of walking on the tours.

To purchase tickets please call Visits Secretaries on 01273 554692 or 07942 898732.

Refunds for tickets are not given unless event is sold out & your ticket can be re-sold, or the event is cancelled.