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Join the Keeper of the Wellington Collection on a tour of the house and collection for a small additional fee. Tours take place on the first and third Thursdays of every month at 11.15am and last 1.5 hours. No need to book, turn up and pay on the day - £5 for adults/ £2.50 for English Heritage members, children go free. Places are limited to 15 per tour and are allotted on a first come, first served basis.
Henry Bathurst, Baron Apsley, commissions architect Robert Adam to build him a new house at a cost of £10,000.
Find out more about the history of Apsley House
Richard Wellesley buys Apsley, spends huge sums on it, winds up facing bankruptcy and separates from his wife.