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William Morris Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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If You Admire Morris......

If you admire William Morris, you will love this place. About a fifteen minute easy walk (with GPS... read more

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The Enchanted Garden

The UK is a nation of garden lovers and the latest William Morris exhibition demonstrates that... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
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The William Morris Gallery is the only public gallery devoted to William Morris - designer, craftsman, writer, socialist and conservationist. The Gallery is housed in the Grade II* listed building that was Morris's family home from 1848 to 1856.The...more
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Forest Road | Lloyd Park, Walthamstow, Waltham Forest E17 4PP, England
+44 20 8496 4390
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The car park had about 20 places including 4 for electric cars and 6 for disabled cars The museum was small but informative you're struggled to spend an hour here We would have gone around the garden but for parking problems

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vince B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you admire William Morris, you will love this place. About a fifteen minute easy walk (with GPS on your phone) from the Walthamstow Central underground stop. Everyone that works here is just so darned excited that you've come, you can't help but be buoyed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i went to this site a very long time ago and every time i visit it is closed. the site does not stay open for long

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Bisma A
Reviewed 3 November 2018

The UK is a nation of garden lovers and the latest William Morris exhibition demonstrates that William Morris was a key figure in the development of domestic garden design, helping to popularise the Arts and Crafts garden among the artistic middle class in England. Flowers...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SandraL68
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Small (one room) but interesting exhibition with some delightful paintings. Otherwise the gallery is fascinating on William Morris, and set in a pleasant park.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 24 October 2018

The museum is a little off the beaten track, in Lloyds Park, Walthamstow. The great man lived here for a while. There is an art gallery, featuring paintings by Monet, Pissarro and even drawings by Beatrix Potter. There is also a room containing manuscripts as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 21 October 2018

An excellent exhibition that tells the story of William Morris’ life and shows his work. Interactive exhibits, lots of art and examples of his work, all well displayed, beautiful house and gardens. Def worth visiting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank penny025
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Before visiting the galleries we had a pot of tea for two and shared two yummy cakes. The galleries are full of interesting designs furniture paintings plus some exhibits are interactive. Its a fabulous venue to visit especially as its free to enter and always...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Went for a Saturday visit and you can tell the kids are back at school as there were hardly any of them! Just a few dotted about. Do not drive to this venue, there’s no parking anywhere!! The Bedford Road car park fills up instantaneously...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank EmWood
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The William Morris Gallery is essential for all who are interested in the history of print or art and design history in general. There permanent exhibition to Morris is fascinating and I highly recommend it. There are temporary exhibitions too which I have found to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank IanT2771
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28 August 2015|
Response from Mark O | Property representative |
Guide dogs only in the Galleries I'm afraid!