Strawberry Hill House will close its doors from the 24 December 2021 – 29 January 2022. We are closing slightly earlier than planned due to the Covid-19 situation affecting staff and volunteer shortages. The Garden will remain open for visitors to enjoy Sunday – Thursday 10am – 4pm.

The House remains closed in January for our annual Conservation Clean, so do keep an eye out on social media for behind-the-scenes updates from our Conservation Team at work.

The House will reopen from Sunday 30 January 2022 and booking is now open.

Opening Times from 30 January 2022

House & Shop: Sunday – Wednesday, 11 – 4. Final entry one hour before closing
Garden & Garden Café: Sunday – Thursday: 10am – 4pm.

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Luminaries Talk: Patron and Painter: Horace Walpole and John Giles Eccardt

26 January 2022 at 7pm - 8pm

In Focus Display: The Grand Tour (Included in general admission)

27 March 2022 - 8 July 2022

Twilight Tours

2 March 2022 at 6.30pm and 7pm

- 7 September 2022

HandleBards: Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night

11 September 2022 at 7pm. Doors open at 6pm.

News & Blogs

NEWS: Strawberry Hill House will close from 24 December 2021 – 29 January 2022, due to Covid-19 affecting staffing and our January Conservation Clean. The Garden will remain open for visitors to enjoy Sunday – Thursday 10am – 4pm.

The House will reopen on Sunday 30 January 2022, Sunday – Wednesday.

NEWS: In the second of our In Focus series of objects, we celebrate works created by Horace Walpole’s beloved goddaughter, sculptress Anne Seymour Damer, who inherited the House upon his death in 1797. The display runs from the 17 October 2021 – 3 January 2022, access is included in the general admission.


BLOG: Horace Walpole’s Grinling Gibbons Cravat takes centre stage at new exhibition. The remarkable life and legacy of Grinling Gibbons (1648-1721) will be celebrated at Compton Verney, as part of a year-long series of events to commemorate the tercentenary of the most renowned British woodcarver of the 17th century, often called the ‘Michelangelo of Wood.’


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Strawberry Hill House is internationally famous as Britain’s finest example of Georgian Gothic Revival architecture.