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Well worth a visit

The knowledge and enthusiasm of the volunteers is obvious and heart-warming. What they have... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Just wow!

This is a fantastic day out for people of any age. The work the volunteers are doing here took our... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

The knowledge and enthusiasm of the volunteers is obvious and heart-warming. What they have achieved is most impressive. We went on one of the days where they gave extended guided tours. Well worth waiting for. The walled garden is wonderful. Best to arrive early as...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic day out for people of any age. The work the volunteers are doing here took our breath away. Our guide was extremely knowledgable about the house and it’s history and he was also super friendly. We decided to become ‘friends’ and...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Have seen around house and gardens at various open days; always excellent information. Staff are very knowledgable

1  Thank jpo212017
Reviewed 24 November 2017

My friend being a local had visited Copped Hall lots of times...in fact she is now a 'Friend'....and invited me to come along on a tour. Its best to get there between 10am and 11am as these tours are really popular. The tour lasts about...More

Thank Londonersunseeker
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We visited on an Open Day and were very impressed with what the volunteers had achieved, one hundred years since the fire (1917) gutted the mansion, 22 years since restoration started properly. They have photos taken from the same positions from 1995 and 2015 -...More

Thank ShaunH290
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

After seeing this place from the M25, we decided to pay a visit on one of their open days. We weren't disappointed. The volunteer staff and guides give a detailed account of the house and gardens throughout its history and it's current restoration. The cakes...More

Thank IvanB1743
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Being quite local, we thought we knew most of the history of Copped Hall, the fire etc. and the plans to restore it. We were wrong! The tour last about 3 hours and is utterly fascinating! We had Phil as our guide and there were...More

1  Thank Jo G
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The 18th-Century mansion was burned to a shell by a fire in 1917. For years after that it stood empty, but in recent years has been partially restored through the efforts of volunteers and the Copped Hall Trust. Visit the website to find out when...More

3  Thank Linda N
Reviewed 27 December 2016

When Copped Hall is open, this is the place to go! Amazing array of cakes, wonderful team of volunteers and a fascinating converted racquet courts building into cafe.

Thank gaby7272
Reviewed 3 December 2016

This Georgian Manor House was destroyed by fire 100 years go and is being carefully restored by a dedicated group of volunteers. Unlike other estates that are beautifully preserved this property gives the visitor a unique inside view of the construction of the building. Although...More

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