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Lake at Hardwick Parks

Hardwick Parks Watersports Centre

There's no better day out than one on the water! The watersports centre is located between two lakes with a 51 acre lake as the general...

Kelmscott Manor

Kelmscott Manor
Kelmscott
Oxfordshire
GL7 3HJ

Tel: +44 01367 252486

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Kelmscott Manor

The summer home of William Morris, Kelmscott Manor is a Grade I listed farmhouse, built around 1600 adjacent to the River Thames.

William Morris chose it as his summer home, signing a joint lease with the Pre-Raphaelite painter Dante Gabriel Rossetti in the summer of 1871. Morris loved the house as a work of true craftsmanship, totally unspoilt and unaltered, and in harmony with the village and the surrounding countryside. He considered it so natural in its setting as to be almost organic, it looked to him as if it had "grown up out of the soil". Its beautiful gardens, with barns, dovecote, a meadow and stream, provided a constant source of inspiration.

The house - perhaps the most evocative of all the houses associated with Morris - contains an outstanding collection of the possessions and works of Morris, his family and his Arts & Crafts associates, including furniture, original textiles, pictures, carpets, ceramics and metalwork.

Opening times:
April to October, Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am - 5pm

Admission prices:
Adult £9.50, children (5-16) & students £5.00, family £26
Garden-only ticket: £3.50

Opening Times

2018 Opening (2 Apr 2018 - 29 Oct 2018)
DayTimes
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday11:0017:00*
Thursday
Friday
Saturday11:0017:00*
Sunday
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Family£26.00 per ticket
Garden only: adult£3.50 per ticket
Garden only: child£3.50 per ticket
House & Garden: adult£9.50 per ticket
House & Garden: child (5-16)£5.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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