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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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House of one of Charles 2nd mistresses.

Quite an interesting tour although there is very little left of the original house. The tour guide... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2016
Madeleine S
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Of times gone by...

I walk through Marble Hill Park almost everyday on my way back from work, but only once, years ago... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
SunnySide2012
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London, United Kingdom
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Marble Hill House Marble Hill Park Richmond Road, Twickenham TW1 2NL, England
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Quite an interesting tour although there is very little left of the original house. The tour guide was very knowledgeable about history but he lacked personality and he was not easy to listen to. He sounded as if he had learned a script. The park...More

Thank Madeleine S
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I walk through Marble Hill Park almost everyday on my way back from work, but only once, years ago, I visited the house on a cold, grey day... Today however, has been a glorious summer day and I decided to go back to the house...More

1  Thank SunnySide2012
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

The outside entrance is not auspicious and I'd advise turning up just before either of the 2 tour times at 10am and midday. Our particular tour guide volunteer Andrew was erudite, well informed and quirky. I had not expected from the run down appearance of...More

5  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I went few weeks back to have a guided tour of the house. Very good experience and informative tour. I loved the house and the intricate stories about Henrietta Howard. The guide was very knowledgeable and I guess too much concentrated on getting the correct...More

Thank IaiaB2016
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The house is now only accessible by guided tour. We had guide that had lots of facts to impart but he never made eye contact. If he had he would have noticed a very well behaved child raising her hand politely several times to ask...More

1  Thank KAW687
Reviewed 29 March 2016

1 1/2 hour guided tour and fascinating view of a strong woman Henrietta Howard, mistress of King George II when he was Prince of Wales, and friend and confidante of some of the cleverest men in England. and her trials and tribulations. Lovely addition to...More

1  Thank Offsake
EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at Marble Hill House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2016

Dear Offsake, Thank you so much for your 4* review of Marble Hill House, I am glad you had an enjoyable visit. The story of Henrietta is indeed a fascinating one.

Reviewed 15 March 2016

There is only one way to go to Marble Hill House. Catch the bus or the train to Twickenham and then take a gentle stroll down to the river. There are pubs and restaurants on the way. Including a fabulous Italian restaurant by the name...More

Thank Terence H
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We love this place because we happen to be dog lovers and there are many about. There are lots of games here during the warm weather and it's just a stroll away from Richmond centre or Twickenham.More

Thank Justin C
EnglishHeritageTA, Manager at Marble Hill House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2016

Dear Justin C, Thank you so much for your 5* review of Marble Hill. Should you visit the park without your doggy companion, the house itself is open at weekends by guided tour and offers a fascinating insight into the life and times of Henrietta...More

Reviewed 30 December 2015

Marble Hill House is lovely but the grounds are well worth a visit in their own right. The park is situated beside the river and, although it is small, is well worth a visit. We went as part of a walk along the river (which...More

1  Thank SergeLourie
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The Georgian house was designed by and ofr Henrietta Howard and looks beautiful and gracious from both back and front. Others have reviewed the house, so my advice is to walk through the grounds donn to the river... if you turn left and wlak a...More

1  Thank ArtyGr
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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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