Red House - Opening hours, Address, Ticket Prices, What's On

Red House


About the Red House

The only house commissioned, created and lived in by William Morris, founder of the Arts & Crafts movement, Red House is a building of extraordinary architectural and social significance.

Designed by Philip Webb and completed in 1860, it was described by Edward Burne-Jones as 'the beautifullest place on earth'. Acquired by the Trust only 10 years ago, the rooms at Red House give a unique view of William Morris' earliest designs and decorative schemes. Its secrets are slowly being revealed, conservation work in 2013 uncovered an unknown Pre-Raphaelite wall painting and a very early Morris repeating floral pattern.

These original features and furniture by Morris and Philip Webb, stained glass and paintings by Burne-Jones, the bold architecture and a garden designed to 'clothe the house', add up to a fascinating and rewarding place to visit.

Address

Red House,
Red House Lane,
Bexleyheath,
London,
DA6 8JF

Admission Charges

Adults 
£8.00
Children 
£4.00
Families 
£20.00

Link to Red House's website

Red House Opening Hours

This Week

Sun
16th Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 
Mon
17th Jun
Closed
 
Tues
18th Jun
Closed
 
Wed
19th Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 
Thur
20th Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 
Fri
21st Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 
Sat
22nd Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 

Next Week

Sun
23rd Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 
Mon
24th Jun
Closed
 
Tues
25th Jun
Closed
 
Wed
26th Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 
Thur
27th Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 
Fri
28th Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 
Sat
29th Jun
11:00am - 5:00pm
 

Red House Map


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