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White Lodge Museum & Ballet Resource Centre

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White lodge

As kids we used to call this the white house. Located in Richmond Park near to Richmond Hill gate... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Ashford, United Kingdom
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Essential for all balletomanes

Try to get on one of the special tours - fascinating house and ballet museum. In the middle of... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2016
Jenny C
Greater London, United Kingdom
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13 Oct 2017
“White lodge”
15 Dec 2016
“Essential for all balletomanes”
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White Lodge Richmond Park, Richmond TW10 5HR, England
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

As kids we used to call this the white house. Located in Richmond Park near to Richmond Hill gate, this grade II listed building is pure white in colour and is a presence. It is hidden from veiw by the trees from the road. There...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2016

Try to get on one of the special tours - fascinating house and ballet museum. In the middle of Richmond Park, you can combine your visit with picnic in the Isabella Plantation and a walk in Richmond Park.

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Reviewed 29 December 2015

This is not an easy Museum to access for the casual visitor as it is right in the middle of Richmond Park, which does not have close public transport links and there is little or no car parking immediately adjacent to the Museum, so check...More

Thank SAFTraveller
Reviewed 13 September 2015

You are met by a friendly gentleman and driven to the Museum. This is because the museum is in the middle of the glorious Richmond Park and you cannot walk to it. You have to book your visit as the museum is within a working...More

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 18 November 2014

White Lodge is a house in the Palladian style, added to in later times. Originally a hunting lodge in Georgian times, it was used by various members of royalty and prominent dignitaries up until the 1950s. At that point it became the home of the...More

2  Thank ShelleyAnne56
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Worked at the school as a teacher - great place to visit, find out the Royal links - they are a fascinating surprise.

1  Thank Maglip
Reviewed 12 May 2014

As a ballet fan this was a place I had always heard was fantastic but for those special individuals who were/are the best ballet dances in the world. To have an insight to the fantastic history associated with White Lodge and to see the beautiful...More

Thank sdouglas1906
Reviewed 4 November 2012

I had a wonderful glimpse of the world of Ballet and commend the professional staff and informative displays.

1  Thank ChristopherAuckland
Reviewed 10 July 2010

For any fan of ballet, or former dancer (so many out there)--this museum is a delight to visit. Not easy to get to, a LONG walk from mass transit, it also requires pre-booking. But make the effort--and learn more about the dedication and work required...More

1  Thank Maggie_Oakshot
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