18 Stafford Terrace will reopen to the
public on Saturday 8 September 2018.
DAYS WE ARE OPEN
18 Stafford Terrace is open to the public on Wednesdays,
Saturdays and Sundays at the times below. Entrance is via the
basement down a few steep steps.
Wednesdays and Sundays, 11am - 12:15pm
Led by our expert guides, the informative tours give a memorable
insight into the Sambournes' lives and home, from interior
decoration, eccentric possessions, to their day to day activities.
The tour will last approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes and includes
an introductory film. Advance booking
BOOK A CONVENTIONAL TOUR NOW
Saturdays, 11am - 12:15pm
As guests of Mrs. Sambourne or her parlour maid Mrs. Reffell,
the actor-led tour provides a dramatic account of life at 18
Stafford Terrace, based on Marion Sambourne's diaries. The tour
will last approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes and includes an
introductory film. Advance booking is
BOOK A COSTUMED TOUR NOW
Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, 2 -
FREE for the Friends of Leighton House, ICOM and Museum
No booking required
A self-guided visit that allows you to explore 18 Stafford
Terrace at your own pace. On-site volunteer visitor assistants and
information cards can provide background and answer questions.
Wednesday 19 September; Wednesday 31 October; Wednesday
5 December; Thursday 6 December; Wednesday 12 December; Wednesday
19 December; Wednesday 24 April and Wednesday 29 May,
£12 (no concessions)
The evening costumed tours are actor-led tours either as
Mrs Sambourne, the lady of the house, or her parlour maid, Mrs
Reffell, and give you an insight into life in a Victorian
BOOK AN EVENING COSTUMED TOUR
HALF-TERM FAMILY COSTUMED
Monday 22 October 2018; Monday 18 February 2019;
Tuesday 28 May 2019 at 11am to 12:15pm, and 2pm to
Special costumed tours for families during half-term. Suitable
for children over the age of 5.
Advance booking is
BOOK A FAMILY COSTUMED TOUR
(*) Concessions: Senior Citizen (over 60s), 5 -17yrs,
full-time student, disabled, unwaged, carer, Blue Badge Guide.
Unfortunately we don’t offer
concessions for National Trust and Art Fund Members.
PRIVATE GROUPS AND SCHOOL
Public open days are suitable for individuals, couples and small
groups of up to 6 people. If you would like to come with a
larger number please visit Tours and School Visits page. Joint visits with
Leighton House Museum are also available.
Advance booking is essential.
Private Tour Now
Conventional and Costumed tours can be booked by
Booking closes 1 hour prior to tours. Please note that tickets
are non-refundable. It may be possible to move to a different slot
(subject to availability).
Booking is not required for afternoon open
Monday to Friday: 020 7602 3316, 9am - 5pm
Saturday and Sunday: 0207 938 1295, 10.15am -