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Lord Leycester Hospital

60 High Street, Warwick CV34 4BH, England
+44 1926 491422
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My favourite place in Warwick!

Incredible place! The history is astonishing, and the fact that it's been in use continuously... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mary_Soph
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Wadebridge, United Kingdom
Step back in time

This place was mentioned to us from a family member, it was pure chance we had the time to visit... read more

Reviewed yesterday
darkangelheart2613
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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60 High Street, Warwick CV34 4BH, England
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+44 1926 491422
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"ex servicemen"
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"ex service men"
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"retirement home"
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"service personnel"
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"chelsea pensioners"
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"tea room"
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"timber framed buildings"
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"tea shop"
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"guild hall"
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"visiting warwick"
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"knot garden"
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"wedding venue"
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"scones"
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"home made cakes"
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"robert dudley"
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"fascinating place"
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Reviewed yesterday

Incredible place! The history is astonishing, and the fact that it's been in use continuously over the many years. The link to veterans and the good work which is still going on is incredible and very worthy. I am interested in military history but the...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This place was mentioned to us from a family member, it was pure chance we had the time to visit, however so pleased we did. It was like a step back in time with very smart impressive gentleman waiting to greet us. All wearing the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building is fantastic, so much history and character. The staff were extremely helpful explaining the history. Also has a nice garden. Highly recommended and the money goes towards a good cause.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

To-day, on a very wet, cold, foggy, April day, I took a party of 23 people from the Local Studies Group of Blossomfield (Solihull) U3A on an educational visit to the Lord Leycester Hospital at the West Gate of the town of Warwick. Some of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Full of atmosphere attentive staff parking a bit tricky though. Would recommend as part of any trip to Warwick

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a Flemish party of nine we visited Lord Leycester Hospital on Thursday April 5th 2018 and were warmly welcomed by one of the brethren. The medieval buildings are perfectly preserved and an hour long selfguided walk through the chapel, halls and gardens let us...More

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LordLeycester, Marketing and Communications Coordinator at Lord Leycester Hospital, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad you had a nice time exploring our historic buidlings and we would love to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here on a day trip to Warwick (after balking at the cost of Warwick Castle) and are glad that we did. You're welcomed by one of the resident Brethren, given some information on the history of the very old buildings and then left...More

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LordLeycester, Marketing and Communications Coordinator at Lord Leycester Hospital, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your time at the Lord Leycester despite the bad weather.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice trip on a rainy bank holiday. Lots of interesting information in these buildings which are still in use for ex service personnel. We were given information sheets so could look around at our own pace. We spoke with some personnel who were very...More

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LordLeycester, Marketing and Communications Coordinator at Lord Leycester Hospital, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to the Lord Leycester despite the bad weather.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always wondered what this building was so decided to go and see it It is a magnificent 12/13 century accommodation for former service personnel but moreover it is also a museum& event centre we were greeted by one of the residents who explained the history...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fascinating insight into medieval life. It had been a surprise to find out that Robert Dudley had been responsible for starting the first hospital for war veterans preceding Charles II's Royal Hospital in Chelsea. I received a warm welcome from the retired soldiers which...More

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Bikersanon
13 March 2018|
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Response from LordLeycester | Property representative |
Hi, yes there is a charge. On our website if you click on visitor information and then scroll down the admission charges are there. Adults – £8.50* Children – £5.00 (ages 5-18: under 5 free) Concessions – £6.50... More
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FSardinha
19 October 2017|
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Response from TLPaul | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is a living museum (some parts dating back to 1300) as it is occupied by ex Service people (called the Master and Brethren) who also act as guides. There is an entrance fee and a separate (very good) cafe selling... More
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Shinypeeps
17 June 2015|
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Thank you. I have been now - must write a review! Had a good hour and a half mooch around and a nice cuppa in the tea room :)
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