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.
Find out all about the Caring for Kenwood project and the changes that have been made.
First Family Sundays
Sun 5 Jan 2013
Free, drop in family art sessions. Come and work together with our artists to discover more about the stories of Kenwood’s collection.
London Lecture Series - Dr Simon Thurley
Tue 10 Dec
Join us for our first lecture of the winter season and enjoy an evening with Chief Executive Dr Simon Thurley at the newly restored Kenwood House.
Wed 11 Dec 2013
Join in the Christmas celebrations at Kenwood House with carols sung in the stunning surroundings of the Orangery. A glass of wine or soft drink is included in the ticket price. Please be aware historic spaces can be cold; please dress appropriately.
Prices and opening times
Hampstead Lane, Hampstead - NW3 7JR
For just £48 a year, English Heritage members get free entry to our properties and exclusive discounts.
Suitable for weddings and corporate functions