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Aston Hall

Aston Hall Trinity Road | Aston, Birmingham B6 6JD, England
+44 121 675 4722
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Wonderful Aston Hall

Visited wonderful Aston Hall on a guided tour, The Guides knowledge and passion for the place came... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dick-and-Catherine
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Great Jacobean house with excellent guides

We arrived 10 minutes after the tour started but the guy at the reception phoned the guides and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bendor119
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Budapest, Hungary
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Built around 1618, this was the last conventional Jacobean house erected in England, which today features fine 17th-century architectural detail including plasterwork, woodwork and chimneypieces.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 16:00
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Aston Hall Trinity Road | Aston, Birmingham B6 6JD, England
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+44 121 675 4722
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited wonderful Aston Hall on a guided tour, The Guides knowledge and passion for the place came shining through during the tour.

Thank Dick-and-Catherine
Reviewed 4 days ago

We arrived 10 minutes after the tour started but the guy at the reception phoned the guides and arranged that we could join the group .Our guides- a lady and a man - have made the experience memorable by being very infomative, funny and enthusiastic....More

1  Thank Bendor119
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Aston Hall as part of Birmingham Heritage Week and joined the 'Women at Work' tour, led by two lovely ladies, Linda and Gail. They brought the house to life, but from a different perspective than normal - the lives of the women...More

2  Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Aston Hall on Sunday 10th September and were amazed by this magnificent building and it's interesting history. There are also decent tea rooms and gardens to add to the enjoyment of your visit. Hard to believe that this exists in the urban environment...More

1  Thank Justin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour was great, got to see the dining rooms and some of the bedrooms. Beautiful example of Jacobean history.

1  Thank Paul Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from a tour of Aston Hall, open for free due to the heritage weekend. Passed this place many times on the way to Villa Park,(over the road), but never visited before. Thanks to the heritage weekend I visited a hidden gem in Birmingham....More

Thank paul m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite advertising in the press and on website that they are open with free entry between 11am and 4pm on sat 9th we looked forward to a day out. Turned up, very quiet to find everything closed and locked up with a note on the...More

2  Thank Helen H
Astonhallmuseum, General Manager at Aston Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Helen, We’re so sorry to hear that you visited Aston Hall on one of our closed days, and we certainly hope that you will visit us in the future. We do specify which days we are closed on our website and on our Aston...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place, indeed it is a hidden gem, not promoted or advertised enough. Our guide Mike was excellent, informative and entertaining. The gardens are worth seeing with a visit to the tearoom to complete your visit.

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on 5th September 2017 and I have to say it was an outstanding visit. We had a guide called Mike and Karen who in turn shared taking us around and I was blown away. As an Aston girl I lived on Holte Road...More

Thank Free5Brum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting house and history which was brought alive by Mike the guide, who is informative and a wonderful story teller.

Thank Kathy M
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Rabia S
30 July 2017|
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Response from Astonhallmuseum | Property representative |
Hi there, our Aston experience tours run weekdays during Birmingham term time. For the summer holidays and weekends we run Open Aston where guests are welcome to view the Hall on a self guided basis with guides on hand to... More
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liz53westmidlands
2 May 2017|
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Response from nics1975 | Reviewed this property |
There a display boards showing information, however you can buy a guide book if you want extra detail.
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ianzicu
6 March 2017|
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Response from Wembot | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't have thought so, but I'm sure if you call ahead they may be able to arrange translators.
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