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Lovely walk

A lovely walk for all. I just wish dog owners would pick up their doggo's mess, especially if it's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ItsYourVenue
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
what a difference a friendly guide makes

We visited with half a plan to look at the special exhibition but found ourselves distracted by the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephen S
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Kent, England
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Step inside the imposing 17th-century mansion and discover a treasure house filled with an internationally important art and sculpture collection.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Petworth House Church Street, Petworth GU28 0AE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited with half a plan to look at the special exhibition but found ourselves distracted by the North Gallery display and in particular it was much enhanced by a friendly guide that described some of the paintings and other exhibits. This is a great...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great collection of Dutch paintings taken from numerous NT houses and exhibited at Petsworth. Fabulous, including a Rembrandt. Worth seeing. Petsworth and it’s usual art collection is a treasure trove with something like 15 Turners to view, just to start with. A joy On a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are anywhere near Petworth I recommend you make time to visit Petworth House and Gardens. Run by the National Trust it's a lovely place to visit

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank The-Floyd
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were disappointed with our visit to Petworth House at the beginning of February - most of the house was closed for the winter and so we only got to see a couple of rooms. The kitchen was interesting because we had a very enthusiastic...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited over the weekend looking forwards to seeing the grounds and house. We expected some rooms of the house to be closed for conservation- but what seems hugely unfair is that whilst some areas are closed off there is an additional charge for the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The house was decorated beautifully and the staff were dressed and acted out their parts proffesionally. A thoroughly enjoyable time. The curtesy bus supported members of our family who were unable to walk through the park to the house. Wonderfull service.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This National trust house is immense, with huge gardens, a deer park landscaped by Capability Brown in the 18th century The interior boasts old fashioned kitchens, sculpture galleries, art works everywhere you look, some by J.M.W.Turner. The house dates from 1688, contains Grinling Gibbons woodcarvings....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely walk for all. I just wish dog owners would pick up their doggo's mess, especially if it's on the path!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ItsYourVenue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a crisp, cold sunny Sussex day. Lovely drive, but managed to miss directions to the NT car park which occasioned a kerfuffle and some tension in the front seats. Arrived eventually and set off through the pleasure grounds to the house but we're...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having family ties in the North east of England and never been to Petworth before we were looking forward to seeing and hearing all about the long history of Petworth House and the Percy family on our visit on Sunday 20th January. How disappointed we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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pally999
May 26, 2018|
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Response from Petworth H | Property representative |
Hi pally999, the Pleasure Grounds, that has the Ionic Rotunda, Doric Temple and the woodland paths between the car park and Petworth House is included within the entry price. The Deer Park is free to enter but you will be... More
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Trish B
November 24, 2017|
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Response from Petworth H | Property representative |
Hi there, over the winter months we carry out a deep clean of the rooms and the collection and that does mean taking certain items out of display for further care. Our Christmas event, A Grand Tour Christmas opens on... More
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Becky G
October 14, 2017|
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Response from markyargyle | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid not - there is a booth at the start of the gardens to get in and then quite a long walk to the café.
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