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Aston Hall

Aston Hall Trinity Road | Aston, Birmingham B6 6JD, England
+44 121 675 4722
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Guided tour of Aston Hall

If you’re ever in Birmingham you must visit Aston Hall. I can thoroughly recommend the guided... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Susan-N-12357
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Hidden gem

I worked within a couple of miles of Aston Hall for a number of years in the mid 80’s and had no... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paulvG994IX
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Built around 1618, this was the last conventional Jacobean house erected in England, which today features fine 17th-century architectural detail including plasterwork, woodwork and chimneypieces.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Aston Hall Trinity Road | Aston, Birmingham B6 6JD, England
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+44 121 675 4722
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you’re ever in Birmingham you must visit Aston Hall. I can thoroughly recommend the guided tours. I’ve been twice now and the knowledgeable guides bring this place to life. It’s a spectacular Jacobean home built and owned by the Holte family. Well done Mike,...More

Thank Susan-N-12357
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I worked within a couple of miles of Aston Hall for a number of years in the mid 80’s and had no idea it was there. We came across the place by chance and took the opportunity to go on one of their guided tours...More

Thank paulvG994IX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very special building in an unlikely inner city surrounding. In its day an ostentatious display of wealth made from the wool trade. Highlight is the long gallery and the damage done in the civil war. I spent a couple of hours here...More

Thank Divaddivad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour around this historic manor in Birmingham. Only £8 and our tour guide Mike was fabulous. The place is run by volunteers and has a tea room/gift shop had a great time😊would definitely recommend.

Thank neilio1969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

MIke, the volunteer tour guide, gave just two of us a very interesting and informative tour of this house. It is apparent that the people of Birmingham haven't yet discovered this little gem as it was virtually empty when I visited. The Jacobean house has...More

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very informative and nice experience. The tour guides were really friendly and professional. It's not expensive and worth the visit. A very nice historical building away from the busy central Birmingham. The gardens are nice too.

Thank Antonella G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited today with a friend from Quebec. We had an excellent guided tour with volunteers Karen and Mick who were really knowledgeable and passionate about Aston Hall. They told us much more than we had learned on previous visits and made it very real. Having...More

Thank Carl M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had friends visiting from out of town for the reason we decided to take a guided tour instead of just showing ourselves. Beautiful grouns on this 17th century mansion, tour guide was lively and experienced, absolutely worth it. Cafe and gardens are free, entrance...More

Thank Dashhkenn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lived in area for many years and had always wanted to visit. Combined it with food festival. Great afternoon. Good array of pop up food stalls, very interesting house with good exhibitions. A little green haven in the middle of Aston a lovely day out.

Thank traveller1England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited wonderful Aston Hall on a guided tour, The Guides knowledge and passion for the place came shining through during the tour.

Thank Dick-and-Catherine
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Rabia S
30 July 2017|
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Response from Astonhallmuseum | Property representative |
Hi there, our Aston experience tours run weekdays during Birmingham term time. For the summer holidays and weekends we run Open Aston where guests are welcome to view the Hall on a self guided basis with guides on hand to... More
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liz53westmidlands
2 May 2017|
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Response from nics1975 | Reviewed this property |
There a display boards showing information, however you can buy a guide book if you want extra detail.
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ianzicu
5 March 2017|
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Response from Wembot | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't have thought so, but I'm sure if you call ahead they may be able to arrange translators.
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