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Strawberry Hill

Strawberry Hill

Children's Activity Event, Wed 19 Sep 2018

Contact

Strawberry Hill House

02087441241

Address

268 Waldegrave Road,
Strawberry Hill,
Twickenham,
TW1 4ST

Details

Speaker: Dr Silvia Davoli

In 1842 over 6000 objects belonging to the Strawberry Hill Collection, including art works, curiosities and beautiful pieces of porcelain were sold in the ‘Sale of the Century’.

This October over 150 items from Horace Walpole’s renowned collection at Strawberry Hill will be returned to the beautiful gothic revival castle. Co-curator of the exhibition, Dr Silvia Davoli explains how she traced items from the famed collection.

Facilities for groupsPublic toilets

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 19 Sep 2018 18:30 to 19:30

Prices

Price: £10 in advance £12 on the door. Tickets on the door cannot be guaranteed

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TQ 158722  Lat: 51.43696 Long: -0.33539

By Road: At the London Road roundabout on the A316 take the exit signposted Twickenham A310.
At the mini roundabout turn left, you are still on London Road. Pass Twickenham Station on your left. At traffic lights you will have to bear right into King Street. Get over into left lane and turn left at the traffic lights into Cross Deep. You will pass Radnor Gardens leading down to the Thames on your left.
At mini roundabout turn right into Waldegrave Road. You will see Strawberry Hill House on your left. Just past the house is the turning into St. Mary's College where you can park
Bus: 33 travels from Hammersmith and through Richmond and the R68 travels from Kew Gardens Station, through Richmond Train and Bus Stations.
Train: Richmond Station
Tube: Richmond District Line
For further information visit www.tfl.gov.uk

Facilities

  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets