Opening times and tickets

Opening times

Our Gardens are open daily, all year round from 7am to dusk*.

The House and Kitchen Garden open 27 May to 31 October on:

  • Thursday to Sunday 10am – 4pm*
  • Monday to Wednesday for pre-booked private groups and tours only

Last admission to the House and Kitchen Garden 1 hour before closing time.

*We occasionally close early for special events. Please keep an eye out for signs, information on our website, or speak to a member of staff.


We are planning to reopen the House and the Kitchen Garden at the end of May 2021.

Thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund – Culture Recovery Fund, we are working very hard behind the scenes getting everything ready for your visit.

To keep you and our staff safe, you will need to pre-book timed entry tickets in advance.

Book your tickets here. 

House and Kitchen Garden ticket

  • Adult – £12.50**
  • Family (2 adults + 3 kids) – £26.00**
  • Family (1 adult + 3 kids) – £18.00**

House only and Kitchen Garden only tickets will be also available.

**Ticket prices include a small voluntary donation which Chiswick House and Gardens can claim Gift Aid on. You can choose not to include the donation when you buy your tickets.

Half-price tickets***

Half price tickets are available for:

  • Children aged 5–17 years
  • Jobseekers with a valid ID
  • Students with a valid ID

Free entry***

Available for:

  • Chiswick House and Gardens members
  • Children aged 4 and under
  • Carers accompanying visitors with disabilities
  • English Heritage members
  • Chiswick House Friends (free entry to House only)
  • National Art Pass (free entry to House only)

***Valid proof required for all concessions and memberships.

What’s included in your ticket?

Free Audio Guides

Uncover Chiswick House and Gardens’ fascinating story with our two free audio guides:

  • Audio guide for adults narrated by Elizabeth McGovern (Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham, in Downton Abbey). Includes expert interviews with English Heritage’s curator.
  • Children’s audio guide narrated by Sophie Ellis-Bexter with fun quizzes to keep the kids entertained.

Guided Tours

Join one of our daily highlights tours or specialist tours:

  • Garden highlights tour, daily at 11am – free with your ticket
  • House highlights tour, daily at 12.30 – free with your ticket
  • Specialist tours – check out What’s On

Family Trail

Pick up a free Family Trail of the House and Kitchen Garden.

Please note:

  • Capacity is limited in both the House and Kitchen Garden so all tickets are allocated on a timed entry basis.
  • Pre-booking for all tickets is currently required.
  • Unfortunately, we cannot take bookings over the phone.
  • We don’t have a cloakroom so please keep your bags with you during your visit and carry them by your side in the House.
  • Strollers and pushchairs can be stored at the buggy park in the main entrance, unfortunately they cannot be permitted into the House but we do have baby carriers you can borrow.

Before your visit, please check our COVID-19 Guidelines to keep you and our staff safe.

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