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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hidden little gem, didn't know of this place at all before I happened to stumble over some information about their open day online. Well worth going, it costs only 5 pounds and it's all donated to charity. Nicely set up with food stalls (the money...More

Thank 750joost
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a great tour of Lambeth Palace, handy hint it's the main gate as you walk from vauxhall- just knock on the wooden door!

Thank amycus2018
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

The gardens are not well known but absolutely worth a visit. You will rarely find them advertised as ‘must visit’ because so few people, even Londoners, know about them. Yet they are an easy walk from Westminster along the embankment and the £5 entry fee...More

Thank Marbel
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Lambeth palace opens on the last Friday of the month from 12.00 - 15.00. A lot of work goes into the opening with a stand with food, live music, other stalls with activities and crafts, a tour of the garden by the head gardener. Because...More

Thank AlinaRC
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Very interesting building and beautiful gardens. The guide was excellent. I think it maybe limited to group visits twice a month. The gardens are open once a month for tours

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Simply fascinating that the residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury (for the last 800 years) is right in the centre of the city. I didn’t get a chance to go in yet particularly that it isn’t open very often to the public however it’s a...More

1  Thank Amin A
Reviewed 2 September 2017

As it was such a lovely afternoon, we went to lunch with the Archbishop of Canterbury- well, in his garden - and we are sure that he was about somewhere! Today was the last session this year of the garden and parts of the palace...More

2  Thank RWWDevon
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Lambeth Palace is the official residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury in England and has been used for over 800 years. The building has a real fortress look to it and is grade I listed. The Tudor brick gatehouse dates from 1495 and is one...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This has been on the list for a while ever since reading that the current A of C opens the Gardens and parts of the Palace on the first Friday of each Month - which rather begs the question why as little as that. It...More

Thank rj38
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I joined an organised tour of the buildings and gardens - one might almost say secret gardens, though they do open regularly - on the bank of the Thames just opposite the Houses of Parliament. The expert guide made light work of a succession of...More

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