Strawberry Hill House & Garden has been open to visitors for over 250 years. Find out more below about house opening hours or explore our beautiful garden for free, 7 days a week.
House Opening Hours
November to February
The House is typically open on Sundays from 11am-4pm and on Mondays 12-4pm. Last admission to the house is one hour before closing. We welcome drop-in visits.
March to October
The House is typically open on Sundays from 11am-5pm and Monday through Wednesday 12-4.30pm. Last admission to the house is one hour before closing. Pre-booking for House entry is required for weekday visits during March to October.
Please note that we are not open on Saturdays. Opening times are subject to change due to events taking place in the House & Garden.
Café opening times are from 11am-4pm on days the house is open for visiting.
Strawberry Hill House & Garden is situated in the village of Strawberry Hill – located just outside Twickenham and 12 miles west of Central London. Our address is:
Strawberry Hill House
268 Waldegrave Road
Click here for information on transport links and parking facilities.
A guided tour is one of the most engaging ways to appreciate Horace Walpole’s Gothic masterpiece.
Click below to take a look at our packages.
To book a guided tour for a group of 15+ people contact the office on +44 (0)20 8744 1241 (extension number 202) or email email@example.com.
Our café is operated by local caterers extraordinaire, Heavenly Dish. Click below for information about the food available for your visit or your special event at the House.
Strawberry Hill House’s gift shop is open to the public during general opening hours. We offer a selection of books and souvenirs relevant to the House alongside a variety of gifts.
Loseley Park ice cream is also available for purchase.
Strawberry Hill has a purpose built lift with gives access to the majority of first floor rooms. The Library and second floor rooms are not accessible to wheelchair users or those unable to climb stairs. Due to narrow doorways and corridors some motorised wheelchairs cannot access all of the rooms. The woodland walk is not accessible to wheelchair users. Fully accessible toilets are available in both the Visitor Reception Area and main house.
A hearing loop system is also available in the main house. Specialised tours for the visually impaired are offer to groups with a minimum group size of 10 persons.
Read our full access statement here.
We welcome non-commercial photography inside and outside the House, but ask that our visitors do not use tripods or flash photography.
Unfortunately dogs are not permitted to enter the House and Gardens. Assistance dogs are welcome.
Pushchairs can be left in the buggy park next to the Visitor Centre, which is located next to the car park. If you are attending an education event in the house, pushchairs can be left in the foyer next to the Education Room.
For visitors wishing to take very young children into the House, we ask that they transfer their child into the indoor pushchair provided on arrival. These are suitable for children able to sit.
Unfortunately barbecues, ball games, bikes and scooters are not permitted in the Garden, as it is a historic landscape.
Members Event: Collecting or Competition?
24 January 2018 at 19:00pm
Members Event: Great Auction Sales
7 February 2018 at 19:00pm
Gothic Bookclub – Elizabeth Gaskell: Tales of Mystery and Macabre
19 February 2018 at 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Members Event: The Great Annual Friends of Strawberry Hill Quiz
23 February 2018 at 19:30pm