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Ham House

Ham Street, Richmond TW10 7RS, England
+44 20 8940 1950
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great place to visit

its always nice to come here, lots of room and you never feel crowed. gardens and house are lovely... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Craig C
Greater London, United Kingdom
17th century brought to life

National Trust property on the banks of the Tames easily walkable from Richmond show how life was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Ham Street, Richmond TW10 7RS, England
+44 20 8940 1950
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Reviewed yesterday

its always nice to come here, lots of room and you never feel crowed. gardens and house are lovely, plus you can walk along the river to Richmond or Teddington lock

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 2 days ago

National Trust property on the banks of the Tames easily walkable from Richmond show how life was four hundred years ago. Owned by Charles I whipping boy (the person who got hit when the young king did naughty things) and friend from Scotland William Murray....More

Thank bdenhow
Reviewed 5 days ago

we quite often call in as we walk from Kingston to Richmond along the Thames and call in for a cupper and cake. lovely part of the country.

Thank mauricejewell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of my favourite National Trust houses. Fantastic staff who know everything there is to know about Ham Houses rich history. Recommend the garden tour and a great second hand bookshop and gift shop. The house has also featured in loads of films...More

Thank Siobhan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy sign posted with large extra car park. The house is really stunning and the tour guides situated in most of the rooms are passionate and enjoy starting a conversation with you and can tell you some very interesting facts and history. My favorite part...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good visit, Gardens open at 1000 and the house at 1200. There is an architectoral tour at 1200 which is well worth doing for the 30 mins it takes, you can learn a lot. The gardens are lovely.The house is fascinating and well worth...More

Thank Hairyworf1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live nearby so often go when there is an event such as the Easter egg hunt / summer games. Children love the gardens, building dens and generally exploring. There is a decent cafe and the volunteers are always lovely.

Thank rosalynt779
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historic house on the Thames & claimed by the National Trust to be "unique in Europe as the most complete survival of 17th century fashion and power." Grade I listed building & park and gardens are listed at Grade II* by Historic England. Visited on...More

Thank CaryleWI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a Sunday, so it was a bit crowded. It is in London, but easy to find, near the River Themes. There is a car park near the river, few hundred metres from the house which is free, but not too big. House is...More

1  Thank Evalynn B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative volunteer guides in every room in the Ham house as well as a few books available telling things not to be missed and keeping an eye for them. The garden tour is highly recommended with the guide explaining its history and layout. We...More

Thank davidmann888
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Is there a cafe with wifi where I could work while I wait to meet a friend?
25 March 2016|
Response from Ham House G |
Yes there's free wifi in the Orangery cafe. Enjoy your visit!