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Burgh House

Burgh House New End Square | Hampstead, London NW3 1LT, England
+44 20 7431 0144
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The beauty isn't just found in the mansion itself. It's also in the line up of exhibitions, concerts and more inside.

It's a pretty(er) museum in a quiet(er) part of Hampstead. I recommend it for the aesthetics but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Will W
Small but worth a visit

Burgh House, open Wednesday to Friday and Sunday comprises a garden, the ground floor which... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John K
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Burgh House New End Square | Hampstead, London NW3 1LT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a pretty(er) museum in a quiet(er) part of Hampstead. I recommend it for the aesthetics but it's educational offering within is working seeing too.

Thank Will W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Burgh House, open Wednesday to Friday and Sunday comprises a garden, the ground floor which comprises a music room, often hired out for weddings, a room for exhibitions ( the current one on Romney House), a library and a room at the back displaying pictures,...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Situated a short walk from Hampstead tube station, this small museum never fails to impress. The fixed museum is on the upper floor over two rooms and the other spaces generally alternate between different exhibitions. At the moment it is the artist Romney, who lived...More

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Burgh H, Manager at Burgh House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thanks for your review Felix, glad you enjoyed your visit, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

I love their garden outside. My friends and I had afternoon tea and coffee on Saturday. It feels Paris :) There was a wedding going on that day so we were not able to get inside. Seems it is a popular place for wedding especially...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Burgh House is a beautiful grade 1 listed historic house and museum in New End Square approached directly via cobbled lanes such as Flask Walk in Hampstead. It was built in the 1700s in the reign of Queen Anne and has lovely garden surrounding the...More

1  Thank essenceinitiative
Burgh H, Manager at Burgh House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thank you for your kind words! We're glad you enjoyed the House and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is a historic house located on New End Square, Hampstead. The first floor houses the Hampstead Museum. A cafe occupies the basement with outside seating in the lovely gardens. The museum provides an insight into Hampstead's history with some fascinating collections. Burgh House was...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Hampstead's Flask Walk ends just beyond Rose Mount (where a sister of Alfred Lord Tennyson once lived), and continues as Well Walk. Across the road (New End Square) from this house is the large and impressive Burgh House. This was built in 1704 close to...More

1  Thank barklyeast
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We stopped here for coffee and cake after visiting 2 Willow Road. It was lovely sitting outside with colourful plants and the wisteria-covered House. The male and female waiters were not friendly however. We entered the house (free) and especially enjoyed the Hampstead exhibition -...More

1  Thank suemoret
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We attended my nieces wedding here today 25th march, what a lovely place. We had lunch at the cafe first which was very nice then attended the wedding at 2.30. After the ceremony the photos were taken in the small court yard and it was...More

Thank Jayne B
Burgh H, Director at Burgh House, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Hi Jayne, thanks for your review, it was a lovely wedding and we were delighted to host. We hope you can pop back soon and see the museum and galleries when we are open. Kind regards Mark

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful old house lovingly maintained. A wealth of original features with a real homely feel. Informed and informative volunteers and some really interesting displays in the galleries. The space is licensed for weddings too - the events manager saw me leafing through...More

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Burgh H, General Manager at Burgh House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Dear Graeme, thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your visit. If you want to know more about wedding hire or would like to pop in for a chat please give us a call on 02074310144 Kind regards Burgh House and Hampstead...More

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