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Strawberry Hill

Strawberry Hill

Talk, Thu 14 Feb 2019


This special event with the renowned garden expert, presenter, poet and novelist, Alan Titchmarsh, will explore the role of the garden throughout the history of Strawberry Hill House, focusing on the many intriguing references found within objects and art in our current exhibition Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill and how the garden at Strawberry Hill has played host to glamorous and important parties across the centuries, welcoming everyone from politicians, to world famous ballerinas, to performing elephants!

Join us to hear fascinating accounts and stories from Britain’s best-loved gardener, as he explores Strawberry Hill and other captivating tales. Hear also from Lost Treasures Curators about this must-see 5-star exhibition and experience the exhibition before it closes at the end of February, and the collection is dispersed once again.

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Event details

Dates Times
Thu 14 Feb 2019 10:30


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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
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