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Upton House

Banbury OX15 6HT, England
+44 1295 670266
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Day out with kids

What a great place, steeped in history with a great- albeit very hilly drop to the lower gardens... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Fiona G
Stratford-upon-Avon, England, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great family day out

Great for a day out with the family, stunning views and beautiful grounds. Check out some of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jacqueline A
Warwick, United Kingdom
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Banbury OX15 6HT, England
+44 1295 670266
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a great place, steeped in history with a great- albeit very hilly drop to the lower gardens. My children were 7 and 9 and we took the badminton rackets and played and pic nicked and just relaxed😃 wonderful place and the house is super...More

Thank Fiona G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great for a day out with the family, stunning views and beautiful grounds. Check out some of the displays and events they have on as they are usually very good. One on the NT places to visit.

Thank Jacqueline A
Reviewed 6 days ago

The house is very interesting, and the volunteers very friendly and knowledgeable. Downside - it was raining heavily. Bob is waiting for a knee replacement, and walks with a stick. The car park is around 300 yards from the house, but they did not tell...More

Thank gloandbob
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our second visit to Upton - the last time the house was presented with a WW2 theme ; this time the idea is that you might be a prospective buyer in years gone by and so some of the rooms prompt you to...More

Thank hampshiresparrowhawk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a Sunday and rubbed shoulders with Porsche GB who had a large meet here. The consequence was a swarm of people moving around the house making study of its artefacts virtually impossible . I know the Trust needs money to assist in...More

Thank steve a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Upton Hall with some friends. It is a National Trust establishment. We had an interesting introduction from one of the guides in the entrance hallway and were then left free to visit the rest of the house. The guides, as always in...More

Thank Joyce W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upton is a lovely house and full of interesting history. The gardens are also wonderful and a pleasure to walk around, whilst looking at the beautiful flowers. There's also a little potting shed in the garden which you can take recipes on a sheet of...More

Thank emmalouiseh01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Banbury and had heard the gardens at Upton House were worth a visit so decided to have a look. What a disappointment. The mirror pool is undergoing renovation which was fine. The terraced borders were full of weeds and looked like they...More

Thank rw309-mark1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The themes inside Upton House vary from year to year. The latest theme is that when you visit you are a potential buyer of the house but this does not work. The conducted tours are OK but when you visit without a tour they insist...More

3  Thank purpletravelat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are National Trust members and as Upton House is fairly close we often visit. It usually has some theme running. For the last year it has been the Second World War as this house was used as a bank. I took my father there...More

Thank Marilyn O
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louise S
Are you open 24th September or 25th September 215? If so what times
26 August 2015|
Response from Jennifer B |
Upton is only open on the Friday, the 25th. The house opens at 1pm by timed entry (you can pre-book tickets online) but the gardens, restaurant and shop open at 11am.