Kenwood is now open! The masterpiece is complete, the paint is dry and the doors are open. Set on the edge of Hampstead Heath and surrounded by tranquil landscaped gardens, Kenwood is one of London's hidden gems.
The House, its breathtaking interiors and stunning art collection are free for everyone to enjoy. Discover the vast array of masterpieces hanging in this grand setting, including Rembrandt's self portrait, and be awed by the breathtaking beauty of architect Robert Adam's library.
Kenwood's beauty lies on offering something for everyone, from crafts and children's trails to a world class art collection, a cafe to relax and unwind in and acres of grounds to stretch your legs - come and see what Kenwood has to offer you.
This majestic Villa was the home of the great judge Lord Mansfield and his family, including his mixed-race niece Dido Belle - now the topic of the movie 'Belle' out in cinemas 12 June 2014.
Find out all about the Caring for Kenwood project and the changes that have been made.
Sun 30 Nov 2014
Discover the stories behind Kenwood’s collection with our interactive storytelling sessions for families. Storytelling is aimed at children aged 3+ with parents/carers and friends.
Fri 12 Dec 2014
Join in the Christmas celebrations at Kenwood with carols sung in the stunning surroundings of the Orangery.
Christmas at Kenwood
Sat 20 - Sun 21 Dec
Celebrate the magic of Christmas with free family fun at Kenwood. Our hands on make and take activities will get all ages in the festive mood.
Prices and opening times
Hampstead Lane, Hampstead - NW3 7JR
For just £39 a year, English Heritage members get free entry to our properties and exclusive discounts.
Suitable for weddings and corporate functions