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Marble Hill House

Marble Hill House Marble Hill Park Richmond Road, Twickenham TW1 2NL, England
+44 20 8893 5115
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A beautiful Palladian house with an interesting history

First, the man (John) in the reception needs to go to a charm school. Really rude and brusque. No... read more

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John D
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Northampton, United Kingdom
History let down by unwelcoming and rude staff member

I arrived at Marble Hill House after a 20 minute walk from Twickenham station (it was a scenic tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Marble Hill House Marble Hill Park Richmond Road, Twickenham TW1 2NL, England
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Reviewed yesterday

First, the man (John) in the reception needs to go to a charm school. Really rude and brusque. No welcome, not even a good morning! Where does EH find such awful people who have to deal with the paying public?. A beautiful place, the rooms...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived at Marble Hill House after a 20 minute walk from Twickenham station (it was a scenic tour so I enjoyed it - St Margarets Station is closer). I initially didn't know how to get in as the House appeared completely shut. However, I...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I generally dislike guides tours of country houses as I prefer to explore them by myself. However, the guide of this house was super. They were not only knowledgeable but they also were able to question and discuss some of the issues with the prevailing...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The guide from Friends of Marble Hill house was very interesting and through. We all learned a lot about the history of the place. It is managed by English Heritage. The park surrounding the house is very beautiful and where I used to play as...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful tour of this beautiful house, the guide was a lovely lady who provided lots of info and interesting details about the building and occupants in a beautiful story-telling style. And the relationship between Henrietta Howard and King George... The wallpaper in...More

1  Thank FelyLondonSummer
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

My mother in law wanted to visit MHH for her birthday and so I organised it. After three phone calls I finally managed to hear back from someone to tell explain how we book a tour of the house (entry into the house is strictly...More

1  Thank Bex A
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely house under restoration but well worth it, go round with the guide, he is brilliant, absolutely great history lesson, knew so much about the house, occupants etc. so interesting with all the juicy bits. Highly recommend

1  Thank Oz22
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Good quality portraits, good for education and discoveries, look out for the hidden wall 'lol' see if you can find the fridge bit of an ancient one check it out

1  Thank WILDSURFER2018
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Having invested in membership of English Heritage this was one of the first paces I visited using it. And what timing: a week or two later the house was due to close for some considerable time for major Lottery-funded renovations inside and in the surrounding...More

1  Thank VivaVauxhall
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

A good solid house with an interesting history. Easy enough to park near by at a cost of about £3.00. Entry is by guided tour only and on the tour we went on was so well subscribed that it was necessary to break the tours...More

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reallaw46
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Response from Susie D | Reviewed this property |
No it was not necessary to make a reservation ahead for the tours of Marble Hill House. The entrance is through the shop, where one can book on arrival. At the time we visited there was no problem with getting places just... More
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