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Historical Houses, Gardens & Parks - 2 for 1 attractions

Apsley House

Be amazed by the glittering interiors of the grandest address in the capital, once known as 'Number 1 London'. This beautiful Georgian building was the London home of the first Duke of Wellington and has changed very little since his great victory at Waterloo in 1815.

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Audley End House and Gardens

Explore this decadent Jacobean mansion house and meet the staff in the Victorian Service Wing.

Wander the tranquil gardens created by ‘Capability’ Brown, and enjoy stunning views across the unspoilt Essex countryside. Then gallop across to see the horses in the Victorian stable…

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Banqueting House

This revolutionary structure was the first in England to be built in a Palladian style. It was designed by Inigo Jones for James I, and work finished in 1622.


Intended for the splendour and exuberance of court masques, the Banqueting House is probably most famous for one real life…

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Benjamin Franklin House

Benjamin Franklin House, built circa 1730, is the world’s only remaining home of the great scientist, inventor, writer, diplomat, and US Founding Father. The Historical Experience presents the excitement of Franklin’s London years through live audio-visual performance.

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Chelsea Physic Garden

Tucked away beside the Thames, Chelsea Physic Garden is a celebration of the beauty and importance of plants and it's steeped in a rich history.

Founded in 1673 it is one of London’s oldest botanic gardens and contains a unique living collection of around 5,000…

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Dr Johnsons House

Visit this charming 300-year-old townhouse, nestled amongst a maze of courts and alleys in the historic City of London. Samuel Johnson, the writer and wit, lived and worked here in the middle of the eighteenth century, compiling his great Dictionary of the English Language in the Garret.…

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Eltham Palace & Gardens

2FOR1 AdmissionMarch - April 2017: £13.60 | 1 May 2017 onwards: £14.40

Immerse yourself in 1930s Art Deco decadence at Eltham Palace, one of the most enchanting visitor attractions in London. The stunning entrance hall,…

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Emery Walker's House
7 Hammersmith Terrace is a tall Georgian house on the River Thames. From 1903 to 1933 it was the home of Sir Emery Walker, printer, collector, and mentor to his neighbour William Morris. He furnished the house with wallpaper, textiles and furniture from Morris & Co., as well…
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Hampton Court Palace

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  • 15 July – 3 September 2017

Step back into a Tudor world and experience what life was like for as a royal courtier under Henry VIII’s reign. See history where it happened in Henry’s favourite palace, marvel at the…

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Kew Gardens

Explore the world’s most famous garden and London’s largest UNESCO World Heritage Site. See our magnificent tropical glasshouses and discover 132 hectares of stunning landscaped gardens. Climb a treetop walkway, view collections of botanical art and learn about 250 years of science and…

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Strawberry Hill House

Situated just a 40 minute train ride from Waterloo, award winning Strawberry Hill is Britain's finest example of Gothic Revival architecture and interior decoration. 

It began life in 1698 as a modest house and was transformed by Horace Walpole, the son of England's…

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