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Ham House

Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Ham House is a National Trust property and not cheap for non-members

Use Sat Nav to find it and park in the car park by the river except during spring and autumn high... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
Another great national trust site

A great place to visit, going back to the 17 century,the trust staff are vary helpful and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Splendidly preserved 17th-century house and gardens.
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Ham House Ham Street | Ham, Richmond TW10 7RS, England
+44 20 8940 1950
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We really enjoyed our visit to Ham House which is a National Trust house which conserves a 17th century decor which has become quite unusual. The house was built by Charles I' s whipping boy (the little boy who played with the future king as...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ham House is owned by the National Trust and if you don`t belong like we do then it is really worth while. Ham House has a fantastic position near to the Thames. Very informative guides inside the house and interesting gardens to explore. A very...More

Thank wendygillw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love ham house and gardens it’s always a nice to visit, we do the Easter egg hunt every year and sometimes just go to gardens and cafe as food tasty...highly recommended

Thank Jodaylloyd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Use Sat Nav to find it and park in the car park by the river except during spring and autumn high tides. Alternatively walk from Richmond along the river, again avoiding high tides when the tow path my be flooded. (The adventurous can walk from...More

Thank 850redd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seen this house used as a location for films etc, as its local for us it was one too tick off on our list. Wasn't disappointed, fantastic gardens and decor inside was superb

Thank Dren W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe it was the rain that put me off, Im not sure. It really was a very dark and dingy house. The staff were not particularly friendly which is so unlike NT properties. One guide scared my daughter with Ghost Stories when i distinctly asked...More

Thank Alfieconnspurs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to visit, going back to the 17 century,the trust staff are vary helpful and knowledgeable to answer any questions you might like to asked about the history of the house ,all surrounded by some beautiful gardens well worth a couple of hours...More

Thank T J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my visit to Ham House, which was free with my National Art Fund membership. It is a pleasant half hour walk along the riverside from Richmond town centre. I spent about two and a quarter hours there, but you could do it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought this was going to be rather boring but in fact it is a real treasure house especially as most of the furniture is original and returned there by the V and A. Fabulous location on the banks of the Thames. Lovely walk there along...More

Thank diadan1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We needed to go somewhere to get the kids away from their screens and hadn’t visited Ham House before. It is a very impressive house but visiting on a very wet day didn’t do it justice at all so we must go again when the...More

2  Thank Faith F
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Larry P
9 April 2018|
Response from milnealison6cows2018 |
I don't know what sections of the house were used in the John Carter film but i do know that the total cost of entering the property is £12.20 for an adult and £30.50 for a family. Enjoy you visit!
2 July 2017|
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Response from IainG81 | Reviewed this property |
There's plenty of car parking quite close about 5 minutes walk from the house. Very convenient.
25 March 2016|
Response from Ham House G |
Yes there's free wifi in the Orangery cafe. Enjoy your visit!