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Strawberry Hill House

Closed Now: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Wonderful house

Beautiful house, which now has things that where in the house before they where sold off, which... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Valerie O
London, United Kingdom
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Interesting, enjoyable and educational

It was very interesting, enjoyable and educational. The house itself wouldn’t be that interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Nicosia, Cyprus
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Visiting Strawberry Hill is a truly theatrical experience. On approach to the building it is immediately apparent from the whitewashed walls and crenelations that this is no ordinary stately home. Once inside the visitor will find the rooms...more
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268 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham TW1 4ST, England
+44 20 8744 1241
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful house, which now has things that where in the house before they where sold off, which have been brought back of a short while You get a much better idea of how the rooms would have looked The house is unique, so beautiful, I...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was very interesting, enjoyable and educational. The house itself wouldn’t be that interesting if it wasn’t for the current exhibition. The assistants in each room were very helpful, very knowledgeable and they made a huge difference - they made our 2 hour journey from...More

1  Thank Moniaits
Reviewed 3 days ago

Okay, very interesting house, worth visiting for the architecture, and the stained glass windows. Some of the 'lost treasures' in the current exhibition are also worth the trip out to Strawberry Hill. Many paintings but other items too. Horace was a one off! I could...More

Thank LTStone
Nick D, Director at Strawberry Hill House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks for coming to the exhibition, and for your kind feedback. I am sorry that the booklet is not quite right: we had to go to print before some of the exhibits were with us, so we had to make some judgements on the...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited Strawberry Hill House for the first time yesterday. My daughter and I had read reviews about the lost treasures exhibition. I booked three tickets online and received a discount for being National Trust members. We really loved our visit, not only because the...More

1  Thank teabus
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are in the area, and think Hampton Court Palace is the tourist destination think twice. Include this little gem in your day, a window into a period of historical creativity. Restored to a high level, this little palace will wow you. Do not...More

1  Thank BetsyTwicks
Reviewed 1 week ago

The mini-catalogue to the exhibits (handed to every visitor on entry) was produced before the positioning of the exhibits had been finalised, and for various reasons the layout of the displays in some rooms has had to be changed. Although this is the case for...More

1  Thank dianella28
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very enjoyable and informative visit. The accompanying booklet giving information on the masterpieces from the Horace Walpole collection was extremely useful. The guides in every room were very knowledgeable and were enthusiastic and keen to impart what they knew. We had the added bonus...More

1  Thank snowball186338
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The stunning house has been renovated to an exceptional level - it’s all in the details, like the hand-made (by volunteers) embroidered bed coverings; the 3D printed copies of old paintings; the wallpapers and floors - but what makes this such a special time to...More

1  Thank Carey G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent building and quite an attraction. A go to place for anyone visiting the borough. Great history

Thank BenK2119
Reviewed 1 week ago

As the main photo will show the architecture of the house is quite superb.The rooms offer different styles than most special houses u would visit which makes it quite unique. The volunteers are extremely helpful and offer history on how rooms were designed. The gardens...More

1  Thank SIMON R
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22 July 2018|
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Response from Debi v | Reviewed this property |
I did see dogs but only outside in the garden area
29 January 2017|
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Response from HibiscusCoast | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rose, Sorry for the delay in getting back but I have only just read your question. Open House London is held on a Saturday and Sunday in September. It was held on 17-18 September 2016 but I am not sure if the date for... More
Susan J
29 April 2015|
Response from Nick D | Property representative |
Hi Susan J, On Sunday 3 May 2015 the gardens and cafe open at 10am, and first admission to the house is at 12 noon. Last admission to the house is at 4pm, and the house closes at 5.30pm. The grounds and car park are... More