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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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Gothic

Garden History Course: The Arts and Crafts Garden

Thu 28 Sep 2017 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM  

Following on from Last year’s successful series of talks on the 18th century garden, this Autumn Strawberry Hill house will be offering a course on the Arts and Crafts Garden. The talks, held in the historic rooms of the house, will look at arts and craft garden design within it broader cultural context, examine its origins, key characteristics, role of Gertrude Jekyll before concluding with the spread and legacy of the movement. All talks will be delivered by experienced lecturers, including Stephen Smith, Cherrill Sands and Sandra Pullen.

For further information and a course outline, please contact claire.leighton@strawberryhillhouse.org.uk

Adults


Library of Screams: You thought you were alone. But soon, you'll be read and buried

Thu 26 Oct 2017 8:00 PM  

Don't go Into the Cellar perform classic spine-tinglers from the Golden Age of Horror, giving them a new lease of blood in this original stage chiller. Join the mysterious librarian, Nathaniel Caldicott as he shares several curious tales of the macabre and the mysterious including brand new adaptations of some timeless tales of terror by W F Harvey and E Nesbit. Phillip Jennings performs a new promenade show using the atmospheric spaces and creepy Woodland Walk of Strawberry Hill House & Garden, Horace Walpole's little gothic castle. Pre-performance drinks and hot bites will be available to purchase in the cafe from 7pm. The macabre tales start 8pm, wrap up warm or it won't only be your spine that's chilled.

Adult


Library of Screams: You thought you were alone. But soon, you'll be read and buried

Fri 27 Oct 2017 8:00 PM  

Don't go Into the Cellar perform classic spine-tinglers from the Golden Age of Horror, giving them a new lease of blood in this original stage chiller. Join the mysterious librarian, Nathaniel Caldicott as he shares several curious tales of the macabre and the mysterious including brand new adaptations of some timeless tales of terror by W F Harvey and E Nesbit. Phillip Jennings performs a new promenade show using the atmospheric spaces and creepy Woodland Walk of Strawberry Hill House & Garden, Horace Walpole's little gothic castle. Pre-performance drinks and hot bites will be available to purchase in the cafe from 7pm. The macabre tales start 8pm, wrap up warm or it won't only be your spine that's chilled.

Adult