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Burgh House

Burgh House New End Square | Hampstead, London NW3 1LT, England
+44 20 7431 0144
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Heath exhibition on the ground floor

I have worked on and off in Hampstead for 40 years and have visited this museum before.It has had a... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2017
wingate
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London, United Kingdom
Hampstead's little museum

The museum is located in a charming mansion not far from Hampstead Heath. This is clearly a case in... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Northern_Ibis
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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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Burgh House New End Square | Hampstead, London NW3 1LT, England
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

I have worked on and off in Hampstead for 40 years and have visited this museum before.It has had a revamp and there is a lot of interesting information.An exhibition on the Heath is on the ground floor.My only quibble is with photos on the...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

The museum is located in a charming mansion not far from Hampstead Heath. This is clearly a case in which the whole is more than the sum of the parts. In the museum you will find current exhibits by aspiring artists and live music recitals...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

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.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

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
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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

Thank FelixStowe10
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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

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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!

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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

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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

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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

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