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King John's House & Heritage Centre

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Address: King Johns House Church Street, Romsey SO51 8BT, England
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+44 1794 512200
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A little bit of quaint essential England

Set in the grounds of a rediscovered garden, romsey volunteers have and do work hard to make this centre a haven of peace and tranquillity. During spring the gardens literally... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Set in the grounds of a rediscovered garden, romsey volunteers have and do work hard to make this centre a haven of peace and tranquillity. During spring the gardens literally buzz with birds and bees and the summer plants in the small meadow are an absolute gem. Many of us take pleasure in just taking time out of our busy... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the museum is a excellent place to find local history a must when in romsery a good afternoon the staff so friendly and helpful so is the small cafe and food good also excellent tourist information keep up good work tony mbe

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Romsey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

We hosted a family event here at King johns house. The ladies gave us a super tour and some real personal history to the place. We had children from us little as 1 years to 70 years but all were entertained. The space to our tea party was ample and the kitchenette served its purpose well. They are two toilets... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Recently my friends took me to King John's tearooms for a birthday surprise. It was a most lovely afternoon, the decor was charming, the food was really really wonderful. But most of all the helpfulness of the staff, the willingness to help without being intrusive, made by birthday something special. I can really recommend these tearooms and will most certainly... More 

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Romsey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

King John’s House itself is certainly worth a look for its own sake but, with it, you find a great local museum a delightful garden, a very pleasant little tea room and the town’s tourist information centre. A pleasant place to while away a little time, if you’re visiting Romsey.

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Thank David W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I came here with friends four my first visit lovely little Tea Room. With a lovely garden. It was a glorious day and we had our lunch outside. Very good service the sandwiches were good value served with a side salad and crisps, which my friend ordered. I ordered a cream tea for one which I thought felt was not... More 

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hampshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

I have visited many times for a cup of tea and whatever special of the day is on the menu. This time it was pea and ham soup, freshly made with mint picked from the garden. Delicious and bursting with flavour. The garden is a hidden gem and a lovely place to be on a sunny day. Wander around and... More 

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Thank chadling
Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is a lovely little Heritage Centre and often has an art exhibition within the centre. Also there is a lovely little cafe attached to the centre.

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Thank Jill N
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Very small but so interesting, lots of little knocks and crannies to look into and explore the different types of flowers and fruits that grow in this area

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

King John's garden is a lovely hidden gem in Romsey, Hampshire. If you have been in the Abbey and seen it in all its majesty, go next to King John's garden and tea room it is absolutely magic on a sunny day. There are plenty of places to sit and rest although it is not overly large. Local people appear... More 

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