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Burgh House

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Address: Burgh House New End Square | Hampstead, London NW3 1LT, England
Phone Number:
+44 20 7431 0144
12:00 - 17:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Wed - Fri 12:00 - 17:00

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Lovely outside cafe and interesting Hampstead Museum

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... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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 - history of the Hampstead area going back to B.C. with flint tools etc plus photos... More 

Thank suemoret
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 such a beautiful day. Didn't get to have a good look around but from what... More 

Thank Jayne B
Burgh H, Director at Burgh House, responded to this review

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 More 

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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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 the wedding brochure and very kindly offered me more information and talked me through the... More 

Thank Graeme1982
Burgh H, General Manager at Burgh House, responded to this review

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 Museum More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The staff were quite horrible and petty with us, it was not a very nice experience. We visited in the hope of making a large booking for a special event, but were left upset by the unfriendly reception that we received.

Thank yaszadeh
Burgh H, Charitable Incorperated Organisation at Burgh House, responded to this review

Dear Yaszadeh, thank you for your review, we really do hope that you are able to plan the perfect day for the wedding. Our offer is still there, both of us here at Burgh House would still love to talk to you in person or by phone 020 7431 0144 rather than over email to properly expain why we need... More 

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35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We went as a group and also had lunch there it was really good. Very knowledgeable staff, attentive. Plenty of information about the area well displayed Lunch was really good too.

Thank Sue H
London, United Kingdom
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1,018 reviews
530 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 270 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Burger House is a pretty cool place to visit especially when they have some cool exhibitions going on. They have very friendly staff and their facilities are very clean!

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Windsor, United Kingdom
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221 reviews
146 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I stopped off here when I was in the area, the house is quite nice, there's a little museum upstairs which is quite interesting and a room downstairs with some beautiful art on display, all in all not that much to see so I wouldn't recommend a special trip but definitely worth a stop off in your area. The Cafe... More 

Thank tp19862011
London, United Kingdom
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214 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I was at Burgh House for a wedding this past weekend and was thoroughly impressed by the setting and the property itself. They did an excellent job of hosting the event and would happily recommend it to anyone.

Thank Angus M
Loughton, United Kingdom
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329 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This is the old, steep streets of Hampstead, and is a delightful enclave, a museum-cum community centre-cum-cafe. The displays are limited but excellent. Periodic exhibitions; when we went, featuring the c19 watercolourist Helen Allingham. One of London's hidden gems, like, eg the Vestry House at Walthamstow. Thoroughly recoomended.

Thank Loughtonian1
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724 reviews
161 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 292 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

We recently attended a wedding here, and it's certainly a beautiful venue. It's charming. We had a quick bite before in the cafe and sat outside and it really is a lovely spot. Service was friendly and efficient. We only had a bacon sandwich and a couple of soft drinks, but was all nice enough, even though the sandwich was... More 

Thank nomadlad

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