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A nice walk in the countryside with the family

I have visited this Mausoleum many times over the past few years but this is the first time since... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2018
Peterperfik
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Gravesend, United Kingdom
Sunday outing

We had a lovely walk in the wood followed by an interesting visit to the Mausoleum. It has been... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
Inspire736614
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Beckenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mausoleum is open to public every Sunday of the month and fantastic volunteers are happy to show you around and tell you all about this remarkable place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Antonella S
Reviewed April 16, 2018

I have visited this Mausoleum many times over the past few years but this is the first time since it's renovation by the national trust. The renovation work has transformed what was a derelict monument back to it's former status. The volunteers manning it's opening...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Peterperfik
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely walk in the wood followed by an interesting visit to the Mausoleum. It has been well restored, and our NT guide gave us lots of information about the history of the Darnley family. Not something that you’d spend all day doing,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Inspire736614
Reviewed January 22, 2018

both me and my partner often walk to the Darnley Mausoleum at the weekends, just keep an eye or ear out for the cows.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 561kirk
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful ancient knarley trees, Highland cow grazing and interesting mausoleum. However there was no way markers that we could see. There was a map at the start and some arrows, once out of the Highland cow section. There was also no information about the mausoleum,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank creamteafan1
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Be prepared to walk. I guess around a mile each way. Small fee to pay for entrance, well worth the walk and the entrance free. A little bit spooky and dog friendly. Check entrance times before you travel.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank carjams
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Seemingly in the middle of nowhere the Darnely Mausoleum stands on high ground in the remnants of what was a grand country estate. Managed by the National Trust and open most weekends. Free entry but donations welcome. Pleasant diversion when walking in the country park....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank David T
Reviewed January 8, 2017

It seems there is only one set of information about the Mausoleum, and that is about the Darnley family. Given that they owned the building, but gave little or nothing towards the cost of the restoration, one would expect more information. First, a board which...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank nicholasreed2017
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Lovely countryside around area of mausoleum. Building very interesting to view, would have liked to know if was opened to public at anytime. Also a board with some information would be good.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank liz n
Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

Review isn't so much about the mausoleum itself as the surrounding areas. The mausoleum is beautiful but it's set in a beautiful location. Definitely worth a Sunday afternoon stroll :)

Date of experience: October 2015
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