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The William Morris Society

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Small, Fascinating, Instructive and Enthusiastic Staff

Attended a very informative talk given by a volunteer guide. The museum occupies the old stable... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2016
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Not much to see.

This was the home of William Morris and is run by the William Morris Society. It has free entrance... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2015
London, United Kingdom
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18 Nov 2016
“Small, Fascinating, Instructive and Enthusiastic Staff”
19 Jan 2015
“Not much to see.”
The William Morris Society exists to make better known the life, work and ideas of William Morris, designer, craftsman, poet and socialist. The Society occupies the Coach House and basement of Kelmscott House, Morris's Hammersmith home for the last...more
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26 Upper Mall | Hammersmith, London W6 9TA, England
+44 20 8741 3735
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Reviewed 19 November 2016

Attended a very informative talk given by a volunteer guide. The museum occupies the old stable and the basement of William Morris's old London home. The main house is only open to the public on special occasions as it is privately owned. Entrance is free...More

2  Thank Rossergruffydd
Reviewed 19 January 2015

This was the home of William Morris and is run by the William Morris Society. It has free entrance and very enthusiastic volunteer staff, but there really isn't much to see. We were disappointed that so little of the house is on show and wondered...More

6  Thank KAW687
Reviewed 2 October 2014

William Morris is recognised as one of the most significant cultural figures of Victorian Britain and this gem of museum is in the basement and mews of Kelmscott House overlooking the Thames at Hammersmith. The staff are lovely and although a rather small museum it...More

4  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 September 2013

I'm not a massive fan of William Morris - so imagine this could be of more interest if you are! I went on a local trip run by The local 'I love hammersmith' campaign last year so it was free (with suggested donation) . It's...More

5  Thank ClareCHS
Reviewed 16 November 2011

Kelmscott House is set in a quaint riverside development full of character. Unfortunately the ground and upper floors are let to private tenants, however, a small coach house and the basement has been transformed into a small museum with a shop, but beware of the...More

4  Thank georgegrimes
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