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Accessibility

Access to the house by wheelchair or for those who have trouble climbing stairs is made very easy by a purpose built lift installed during the restoration. The only area not accessible is the Library, however staff can provide a short video showing the appearance of the room. Fully accessible toilets are available, as well as a hearing loop in the shop.

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The Great Annual FoSH Quiz

Fri 24 Feb 2017 7:00 PM  

Back by popular demand, the Friends of Strawberry Hill (FoSH) would like to welcome eggheads to their annual quiz.

Held this year in the spectacular surroundings of Strawberry Hill gallery, each £15 ticket will entitle visitors to a fantastic evening of quizzing and a delicious ploughman’s supper.

As usual tables will facilitate quiz teams of 8, so please organise a group of eight prior to booking and book all tickets in one transaction. Doors open at 7pm with the quiz beginning at 7:30pm.

For those seeking an extra treat, members of the public that would like to acquire FoSH membership prior to this event will be invited to join us for a complimentary glass of Prosecco on arrival and an exclusive sneak peak of fabulous Strawberry Hill. If you wish to redeem this offer, please select the “New FoSH Member” ticket option when booking this event and purchase membership through our website by clicking here.

Please note that this offer is not available for pre-existing FoSH members.

Adults only

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Season Preview Guided Tour

Wed 8 Mar 2017 11:00 AM  

Strawberry Hill reopens to the public in April, but if you can't wait that long to experience Horace Walpole's gothic castle then you might enjoy our 'Season Preview Guided Tour'.

Our guides will take you on a 90 minute tour of Strawberry Hill. You will learn about its history, architecture and restoration, and hear the stories of its residents.

This guided tour takes place when the house is closed to public opening. You may get the added bonus of seeing conservation in action or object installation. Please note the cafe will not be open on the day of your tour.

Recommended 12 years plus


Season Preview Guided Tour

Sun 12 Mar 2017 11:00 AM  

Strawberry Hill reopens to the public in April, but if you can't wait that long to experience Horace Walpole's gothic castle then you might enjoy our 'Season Preview Guided Tour'.

Our guides will take you on a 90 minute tour of Strawberry Hill. You will learn about its history, architecture and restoration, and hear the stories of its residents.

This guided tour takes place when the house is closed to public opening. You may get the added bonus of seeing conservation in action or object installation. Please note the cafe will not be open on the day of your tour.

Recommended 12 years plus


"The Legacy and Ghost of Pope" Symposium

Fri 17 Mar 2017 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM  

Come along to Strawberry Hill as the Pope's Grotto Preservation Trust and the Strawberry Hill Trust join forces to present the symposium "The Legacy and Ghost of Pope".

World-renowned landscape architect Kim Wilkie will be in conversation with leading academics Professor Judith Hawley from Royal Holloway, University of London and Chris Sumner, architectural and garden historian. Topics of discussion will include 18th Century Twickenham's place in literary history, the Thames landscape and the major houses of the area.

There will also be an opportunity to receive an update on the conservation and restoration of Pope's Grotto and Strawberry Hill, as well as an exclusive preview of the exciting digital reconstruction of the Grotto.  

Your ticket will include lunch at Strawberry Hill's Cloister Cafe and a tour of Strawberry Hill House. There are also a limited number of places available to explore the Grotto by candlelight (£5 minimum voluntary contribution, bookable on the day)

Recommended 18+


Season Preview Guided Tour

Sun 26 Mar 2017 11:00 AM  

Strawberry Hill reopens to the public in April, but if you can't wait that long to experience Horace Walpole's gothic castle then you might enjoy our 'Season Preview Guided Tour'.

Our guides will take you on a 90 minute tour of Strawberry Hill. You will learn about its history, architecture and restoration, and hear the stories of its residents.

This guided tour takes place when the house is closed to public opening. You may get the added bonus of seeing conservation in action or object installation. Please note the cafe will not be open on the day of your tour.

Recommended 12 years plus


Season Preview Guided Tour

Wed 29 Mar 2017 11:00 AM  

Strawberry Hill reopens to the public in April, but if you can't wait that long to experience Horace Walpole's gothic castle then you might enjoy our 'Season Preview Guided Tour'.

Our guides will take you on a 90 minute tour of Strawberry Hill. You will learn about its history, architecture and restoration, and hear the stories of its residents.

This guided tour takes place when the house is closed to public opening. You may get the added bonus of seeing conservation in action or object installation. Please note the cafe will not be open on the day of your tour.

Recommended 12 years plus