Charlton House is the finest and best preserved Jacobean Mansion in London

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Built during the reign of James I, Charlton House is widely acknowledged to be the finest and best-preserved Jacobean mansion in London. Built in the early 17th century for the tutor to Henry, James’s eldest son and the then Prince of Wales, the stunning house is surrounded by immaculately landscaped gardens.

Inside, visitors can admire original Jacobean strapwork ceilings and fireplaces and even grab a free audio guide to learn more about the house’s long history.

Free to visit, Charlton House and Gardens stages regular exhibitions, concerts, tours, talks, events and markets throughout the year.

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired
  • Quiet Area/ Rooms

Booking & Payment Details

  • Free Entry

Catering

  • On-site light refreshments

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome
  • Pushchairs available

Parking

  • Parking with charge - £1 per hr.

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Onsite Catering
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • WiFi or internet access

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups

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Map & Directions

Charlton House & Gardens

Type:Historic House

Charlton Road, Charlton, London, SE7 8RE
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Tel+44 (0)20 8856 3951

Awards

  • Other AwardsVisit Greenwich Partner Visit Greenwich Partner 2021

Opening Times

Monday - Friday (1 Jan 2024 - 16 Dec 2024)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday09:30 - 15:30
Saturday09:30 - 15:00
SundayClosed

* FREE Admission

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