Kenwood

In line with government guidelines, our staffed sites remain closed in the interests of public health. We will re-open as soon as government advice allows and only when we can ensure the safety of our visitors and our staff and volunteers. The Kenwood Estate will be re-opening to the public on 27th May. Kenwood House will remain closed for the foreseeable future.

Family admiring artwork at Kenwood House
The magnificent Great Library at Kenwood House, designed by Robert Adam
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Hampstead Lane, Hampstead, Greater London, NW3 7JR

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Guidebook: Kenwood

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 Kenwood House Timeline

1616-90Brick House

The first house on the site is probably a brick structure built by John Bill, King James I's printer.

Find out more about the history of Kenwood

1690-1705Enlargement and Transformation

Brook Bridges buys the house. His son transforms it into a two-storey red-brick building with large sash windows.

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