Friends are integral to safeguarding Strawberry Hill’s continuation as a visitor attraction and hub of community engagement. Membership starts at just £25 per year. By joining the Friends you will become part of an exciting and challenging chapter in the on-going restoration and preservation of Strawberry Hill, as we seek to bring more objects from Walpole’s collection home.


All membership levels come with:
Unlimited FREE entry to Strawberry Hill House.
10% discount on selected events.
10% discount in our café.
10% discount on shop purchases.
3 editions of our Serendipity newsletter per year.
Access to exclusive Friends’ events.
Monthly email updates.

Friend – £30 (one person)
Friend Plus Guest – £40 (one person, six guest tickets)
Family Friend – £50 (two adults and children up to 18 years)
Dilettante Friend – £100 (one person, six guest tickets and an invitation for you and a guest to private views, events and exhibitions)

How to Join

Pay using our online form. You will be taken to a secure payment page where you can select your membership level and payment method, either by selecting credit/debit card or saving £5 by selecting the Direct Debit option.

By Cheque
Cheques should be made payable to ‘Friends of Strawberry Hill’ and posted alongside our application form. Cheques can be handed in to the shop during opening hours or sent to our address:

Strawberry Hill House
268 Waldegrave Road,

In Person
Make a cash or card payment in the Strawberry Hill shop. It is possible to receive a refund for a visit if Friends membership is purchased retrospectively.

What's On

The Walking Theatre Company presents: The Wonderland Adventure – Cancelled.

21 August 2022 at 11.30am

Pollock’s Toy Museum: Make your own Toy Theatre

24 August 2022 at 10.30am - 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Guided House Tour

28 August 2022 at 10am

HandleBards: Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night

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

Pollock’s Toy Museum presents: ‘Cardboard Gothic: Damsels, Demons and Heroes’. Included in general admission.

10 July 2022 - 14 September 2022

Cardboard Gothic Late

14 September 2022 at 6pm - 8pm