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Southchurch Hall

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A stunning Grade 1 listed moated, medieval manor house is just a short walk from Southend on Sea's busy seafront and High Street. The house, gardens and archaeology are captured in time. Stop by the gift shop for a hot drink and a snack before...more
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Southchurch Hall Close | Southchurch Hall Gardens, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2TE, England
+44 1702 467671
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

Went last Christmas with family was lovely festive fun for the kids and whole family. Staff know there stuff and are really passionate about south church hall and its history. Has a nice little gift shop as well.

Thank Ngpearl
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Really lovely park and lovely old house that's been converted into a free museum. Shame about the amount of dogs mess though.

Thank seasidestroll
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We accidentally bumped into this park. Perfect place to spend a morning or afternoon with kids. Interesting historical look back in the museum. Definitely worth of a visit!

Thank Gergely H
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Southchurch Hall is a very interesting place to visit for its hisoric value in a lovely part of Southend. Well worth a visit

Thank Rosy567
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I have recently moved to the area and was utterly delighted to discover this gem. The park is really beautiful with ducks, terrapins and squirrels among the animals that live there. I haven't visited the building yet but it is stunning from the outside with...More

1  Thank Ker B
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Really nice historical building. Great setting to get married. Staff very helpful. Nice gardens for photo's.

Thank Richard C
SouthendLibsMus, Promotion & Events Team at Southchurch Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Hi Richard - Thank you for your lovely feedback :)

Reviewed 7 February 2018

We live just by the hall and park and always go here when they have things on our daughter loves it everyone that works there is very friendly

Thank tony_squiggle
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We went to the hall during a walk through the hall gardens. What a fantastic surprise. The hall is beautifully presented an gives many fine examples of how people lived in the the past. The staff were excellent and the whole visit was very enjoyable,...More

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SouthendLibsMus, Promotion & Events Team at Southchurch Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your experience at Southchurch Hall and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 29 October 2017

Southchurch hall is a small historical building near Southend East railway station and set in a small pleasant park. It contains four room set out in an historical context. Entry is free. It may close at lunchtime. Cofffee is available, and there is a toilet...More

1  Thank SJF33
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I attended a fantastic art event last Sunday at this Grade 1 listed national monument. It was fantastic to see the grounds populated by the young & old enjoying themselves. However this is not always the case, often the users of this park are the...More

4  Thank steveolucci
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