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Accessibility

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.

Buying your tickets online

Please select your event and follow the instructions.

Your e-ticket will be emailed to you upon completion - print it and bring to the event.

The Dining Club

Enjoy a ‘fine dining experience’ in one of the historic rooms of the house.
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Events 2015

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No events for January as yet. Please call back later.

All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

11 February 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: The Dining Club

The Dining Club

12 February 2015, 07:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Lord Waldegrave will be the guest speaker at the Dining Club evening in February 2015. The Provost of Eton College will be speaking after the dinner on the theme of Maria Walpole - Countess Waldegrave and Duchess of Gloucester.

Membership of the Dining Club is required - join now.

Adults only


All events: FoSH Exclusives

Members' Week: Exclusive Twilight Tour

16 February 2015, 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM

In March 2015 five of Walpole’s private rooms will be opening to the public for the very first time following our second phase of HLF-funded restoration. Join the Chairman of Trustees, Michael Snodin, for an exclusive tour behind closed doors and learn more about these fascinating rooms and the restoration process they have undergone. Arrive at 6pm for a glass of Prosecco before the tour begins at 6.30pm. Tickets for this tour will be £10.


All events: FoSH Exclusives

Members' Week: Exclusive Twilight Tour

17 February 2015, 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM

In March 2015 five of Walpole’s private rooms will be opening to the public for the very first time following our second phase of HLF-funded restoration. Join the Chairman of Trustees, Michael Snodin, for an exclusive tour behind closed doors and learn more about these fascinating rooms and the restoration process they have undergone. Arrive at 6pm for a glass of Prosecco before the tour begins at 6.30pm. Tickets for this tour will be £10.


All events: FoSH Exclusives

Members' Week: Specialist Lecture with Dr Silvia Davoli

18 February 2015, 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM

Join us for a fascinating talk with our Research Curator Dr Silvia Davoli, as she reveals her methods and processes used in the hunt for Walpole’s lost treasures, as well as all the exciting things she has discovered so far. This talk will be held in the Square Education Room at 6pm, and will be free of charge.


All events: FoSH Exclusives

Members' Week: The Great Annual FoSH Quiz

20 February 2015, 07:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Annual Friends of Strawberry Hill Quiz has become something of an institution... Join us and impress all with your general knowledge and enjoy our famous ploughman's supper. Bookings are made as tables of 8 @ £13.50 per head. This event is held at Clarendon Hall, York House, Twickenham. Doors open at 7pm and the quiz starts at 7.30pm.


All events: FoSH Exclusives

Members' Week: 'Bring Your Bling' Expert Jewellery Valuations

21 February 2015, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Join us for a fabulous evening in the Gallery with our very own jewellery specialist Justin Roberts and other expert valuers who will offer insightful professional opinions on your jewellery or any small miscellaneous items. Prosecco and canapés will be served throughout the evening. Tickets for this event will be £20.


All events: Exhibitions

Wedding Showcase

22 February 2015, 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Following on from last year's successful Wedding Showcase Strawberry Hill House in conjunction with St Mary's are running another one this year. So come and grab a glass of fizz and walk through your perfect day with us. View the magnificent Long Gallery where your ceremony will take place, and continue into the stately Waldegrave Suite of St Mary's where your celebrations can continue long into the evening. Meet our friendly staff, sample some delicious canapés and discuss menu options. See a bridal catwalk show, meet local florists, photographers and other wedding services to start planning for your special occasion. There is no charge to attend, but to reserve your place please book here. Any bookings taken on the day will receive a 10% discount on the hire of each site.

18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

25 February 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Gothic bookclub

26 February 2015, 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM

Join us in the Gallery to discuss Not After Midnight, Daphne Du Maurier's tale about a lonely teacher who goes on a painting holiday in Crete and meets a strange American couple.

This is a free event, but booking is essential as numbers are limited.

adults


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

11 March 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Other

Renaissance Cardinals Conference

13 March 2015,

The conference will be introduced by Dr Glenn Richardson and will focus on renaissance cardinals as diplomats and patrons of the arts.

A three course conference dinner with wine will be held on the evening of Friday 13th March in the Gallery in Strawberry Hill House. Tickets for this can be booked separately on this website as can guided tours of the house including the newly restored rooms.

View full programme here 


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

25 March 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Gothic bookclub

26 March 2015, 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM

Join us in the Gallery to discuss Charles Dickens' final and unfinished novel The Mystery of Edwin Drood.

The event is free, but booking is required as places are limited.

adult


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

8 April 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

22 April 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Gothic Bookclub

30 April 2015, 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM

Join us in the Gallery to discuss Charles Dickens' The Signal Man who tells the narrator of a ghost that has been haunting him. Each spectral appearance precedes a tragic event on the railway on which the signalman works.

The event is free, but booking is required as places are limited. The event is free, but booking is required as places are limited.

adults


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

27 May 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

10 June 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: The Dining Club

The Dining Club

11 June 2015, 07:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Tales of Downton Abbey will be the theme of Lord Fellowes talk at the Dining Club in June 2015. The guests will have the opportunity to also ask the famous actor, novelist and film director questions at the end of the evening.

Membership of the Dining Club is required - join now.

Adults only


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

24 June 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

8 July 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

22 July 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

12 August 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

26 August 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

9 September 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

23 September 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: The Dining Club

The Dining Club

1 October 2015, 07:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Hugh Johnson, the highly respected wine expert will be joining the Dining Club in October as the guest speaker. Hugh is considered the best-selling wine writer. He will be speaking about the English man's taste in wine and food in Walpole's day; what Walpole might have had in the cellar at Strawberry Hill and some of those who enjoyed the wine from the cellar.

Membership of the Dining Club is required - join now.

Adults only


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

14 October 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

28 October 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


All events: Gothic

Twilight Tour

25 November 2015, 08:00 PM

Explore Walpole's gothic castle out of hours and at a magical time of day. Our expert guides will show you the theatrical delights of Strawberry Hill and tell you about its unique history, architecture and restoration.

There is opportunity to enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco beforehand from 7.30pm.

Recommended 18+


No events for December as yet. Please call back later.