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Excellent local museum - very well done

We had no great expectation that Whitehall would be as interesting as it is. We visited because it... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Peter S
Canberra, Australia
Beautiful building

The house has most or all of its original features. if you are living in Cheam/sutton, it worth a... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Sutton, United Kingdom
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Whitehall is closed to the public from 10 April 2016 until the summer of 2017 to allow for a major refurbishment, which includes vital conservation and restoration works to the building and internal adaptations, along with a small extension for a...more
1 Malden Road | Cheam, Sutton SM3 8QD, England
+44 20 8770 5670
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We had no great expectation that Whitehall would be as interesting as it is. We visited because it was close by the excellent Little Holland House (also run by the local council). I must say that Whitehall is a superbly managed little museum/house, full of...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The house has most or all of its original features. if you are living in Cheam/sutton, it worth a visit.

Thank farshid_deh
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Recently reopened after renovation this 16th Century opens a door onto the history of Cheam. Altered over the centuries it reflects the change from a rural Surrey village to a suburb of Greater London though still maintains its local character. Within the house the graphics...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 26 August 2018

My friend and I visited Whitehall and were amazed how beautifully and sensitively it has been restored. So much to see that we spent two hours looking at the lovely artifacts including the Cheam pottery and reading the well set out information boards next to...More

Thank oconnor49
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Well the 2 days visit to Whitehall was excellent and well worth the visit, we both had a good time. The restorations was fantastic, the staff were very good and friendlley with the food which was home made . It was well worth the money,...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Its okay for a quick look but not a place you should visit all day. Whitehall has recently been restored and has had an eyesore chucked on the end of it. Very overpriced tickets

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

I visited Whitehall with my daughter who is confined to a wheelchair. The building has undergone an excellent restoration meaning that every part of the building apart from the loft is wheelchair accessible. Displays throughout the Whitehall will give you insight into the history of...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The food is lovely and home made, plenty of gluten free, but you have to pay exatra for veg,the plate looks bare without veg or salad.

Thank 416margaret
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Good food and reasonably priced and good service Went with friends for afternoon lunch and s catch-up the service was really good and the prices were very reasonable, plus the drinks were not too expensive. Will definitely go there again

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I took my two children here in the summer. What an amazing old building. A great place for inquisitive minds and the staff were brilliant. Wait till you find out what the walls are made of. 😂

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