Eltham Palace

First mentioned in the Domesday Book, the house was given to Edward II in 1305.

Henry VIII was brought up here while Elizabeth I carried out further building work.

The Great Hall was restored by Stephen and Genie Courtauld in 1930s – they also added the Art Deco building.

Stunning gardens including herbaceous borders, quadrant garden, sunken rose garden and rock garden.

Free entry to English Heritage Members.

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Address: London, Greater London, SE9 5QE View map Phone: 020 8294 2548 Length of visit: 2-3 hours
Dog friendly: No
Cafe: Yes
Car park: Yes
House open: Yes
House open - occasionally: No
Family friendly: Yes
Toilets: Yes
Wheelchair - partly: Yes

For information on opening times and to buy tickets: Click here

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