Group visits and tours

Whether you want to explore the House or find out more about the Garden and its history, our group tours are one of the best ways to bring Chiswick’s story to life.

Tour prices are based on groups of ten, with an extra charge for each additional person. Large groups of over 25 people will be divided into smaller groups, each with their own guide. This helps us make sure that everyone makes the most of their time here at Chiswick House and Gardens.

Great tour around Chiswick House. The tour guide was out of this world with his knowledge. The grounds are magnificent.

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House and Gardens Tour

The best way to fully appreciate the grandeur and history of Chiswick House and Gardens is to take tours of both. We can run the tours back to back or you may prefer a break inbetween for refreshments or lunch in our RIBA award-winning Café. Speak to us to create a bespoke package to suit your group.

  • 2–3 hours
  • £200 for up to 10 people, and £20 per additional person

House Tour

One of the most iconic buildings of Georgian Britain, Chiswick House was designed by its owner Lord Burlington and built between 1725 and 1729. Inspired by Roman antiquity, this architectural gem also evokes the work of architects Andrea Palladio and Inigo Jones. The tour explains the significance of the building itself, we focus on sumptuous interiors with a superb collection of paintings and furniture including many works by the famous multi-talented designer William Kent.

  • 60 minutes
  • £180 for up to 10 people and £18 per additional person

Garden Tour

There is no better way to fully appreciate the scale, grandeur and history of Chiswick Gardens than a group tour with one of our experts.

Discover our Grade I-listed garden’s spectacular vistas and features, including designs by William Kent. Our knowledgeable and friendly guides will make sure you have an enjoyable garden tour to suit your group. We will explore highlights of a landscape adorned with a variety of intriguing historic monuments and buildings.

  • 60 minutes
  • £75 for up to 10 people, and £7.50 per additional person

Visit interesting, historically, architecturally and artistically.

Coach parking:

There is no coach parking inside the gardens. We advise coaches to drop visitors off at the bus stop on the A316, just before the Hogarth roundabout. Visitors can access the grounds from Great Chertsey Road Gate. Chiswick House will be directly in front of them. Coaches can then park down Staveley Road. The council has imposed new restrictions but this is ‘except buses’ which includes Coaches. Drivers can also access the grounds from the Staveley Road entrance.

It was a lovely tour with lots of details and beautiful flowers. Thank you very much for everything! Nice day out.

Getting here

Chiswick House and Gardens are easy to get to by car, bicycle, public transport or on foot. There's no excuse not to come and visit!

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Eat, drink, shop

Visit our award-winning Café for locally sourced refreshments and visit the Shop to pick up a souvenir or gift.

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