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Octagon Room

Octagon Room

Historical Event, Sun 23 Sep 2018, free entry



Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 25 Aug - Sun 25 Nov Collection Curiosities
Thu 6 Sep - Sun 18 Nov Roger Hutchins: Retro-Perspectives
Wed 12 Sep - Wed 10 Oct The Pottery Class
Thu 20 Sep 10:15 Art Club 10-15 years old
Thu 20 Sep Art Club: Evening Art Club 5-10 years old
Fri 21 Sep See Saw


Louis Philippe, Duc d'Orleans, lived here between 1815-1817. Gibbs' baroque Octagon Room and adjoining gallery/19C stable block are the remaining parts of Orleans House. The Octagon Room was restored in 2018. James Gibbs, 1720

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsPublic toilets

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 23 Sep 2018 10:00 to 16:00


Free entry



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Map reference: TQ 168734  Lat: 51.44783 Long: -0.31954

Accessible from the Thames Path and from Richmond Road.
Train: St Margarets Station (slow South West Trains from Waterloo via Richmond). Alternatively, District Line to Richmond and train from there (1 stop).
Bus routes: 33, 490, H22, R68, R70 and 290 alighting at the Crown pub or Lebanon Park.
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Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from St Margarets station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome