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Marble Hill House

Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Interesting tour

I live locally and have noticed that the house is looking a little run down and only open on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
A beautiful Palladian house with an interesting history

First, the man (John) in the reception needs to go to a charm school. Really rude and brusque. No... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
John D
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Marble Hill House Marble Hill Park Richmond Road, Twickenham TW1 2NL, England
+44 20 8893 5115
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live locally and have noticed that the house is looking a little run down and only open on weekends and only for tours. Had been a while ago and had a male tour guide who was rather unfriendly and very dry. This time we...More

1  Thank KAW687
Reviewed July 15, 2018

First, the man (John) in the reception needs to go to a charm school. Really rude and brusque. No welcome, not even a good morning! Where does EH find such awful people who have to deal with the paying public?. A beautiful place, the rooms...More

4  Thank John D
Reviewed July 7, 2018

I arrived at Marble Hill House after a 20 minute walk from Twickenham station (it was a scenic tour so I enjoyed it - St Margarets Station is closer). I initially didn't know how to get in as the House appeared completely shut. However, I...More

3  Thank Travelling_Tweet
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

I generally dislike guides tours of country houses as I prefer to explore them by myself. However, the guide of this house was super. They were not only knowledgeable but they also were able to question and discuss some of the issues with the prevailing...More

4  Thank Historrygrrrl
Reviewed June 19, 2018

The guide from Friends of Marble Hill house was very interesting and through. We all learned a lot about the history of the place. It is managed by English Heritage. The park surrounding the house is very beautiful and where I used to play as...More

1  Thank Margaret C
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful tour of this beautiful house, the guide was a lovely lady who provided lots of info and interesting details about the building and occupants in a beautiful story-telling style. And the relationship between Henrietta Howard and King George... The wallpaper in...More

1  Thank FelyLondonSummer
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

My mother in law wanted to visit MHH for her birthday and so I organised it. After three phone calls I finally managed to hear back from someone to tell explain how we book a tour of the house (entry into the house is strictly...More

1  Thank Bex A
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Lovely house under restoration but well worth it, go round with the guide, he is brilliant, absolutely great history lesson, knew so much about the house, occupants etc. so interesting with all the juicy bits. Highly recommend

3  Thank Oz22
Reviewed December 1, 2017

Good quality portraits, good for education and discoveries, look out for the hidden wall 'lol' see if you can find the fridge bit of an ancient one check it out

1  Thank WILDSURFER2018
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Having invested in membership of English Heritage this was one of the first paces I visited using it. And what timing: a week or two later the house was due to close for some considerable time for major Lottery-funded renovations inside and in the surrounding...More

1  Thank VivaVauxhall
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Response from Susie D | Reviewed this property |
No it was not necessary to make a reservation ahead for the tours of Marble Hill House. The entrance is through the shop, where one can book on arrival. At the time we visited there was no problem with getting places just... More