Guided Tour:History Tours at Orleans House Gallery at Orleans House Gallery

Octagon Room

Octagon Room

Guided Tour, from 14 Sep 2021, free entry

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Events at this Venue

date event
Tue 18 May - Sun 14 Nov Remember the Future
Wed 23 Jun - Sun 14 Nov Memory of Sound
Tue 21 Sep Curious Tots
Sun 26 Sep Families in the Forest
Tue 28 Sep History Tours at Orleans House Gallery
Fri 1 Oct Play:Make:Art


The perfect tour to discover the stories that are hidden in the walls of this Grade 1 listed building, and delve into the lives of the people who made, lived in and saved this hidden Twickenham gem. You’ll learn about the royalty, politicians and gentry that enjoyed Orleans House in the 200 years that it stood on the banks of the Thames and its unfortunate eventual demise.

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Event details

Dates Times
Tue 28 Sep 2021 14:30 to 15:30


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


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