Finding new ways for Londoners to enjoy the capital’s special places.
A Victorian Obsession at Leighton House Museum
From 14 November 2014, National Trust partner Leighton House Museum will be home to A Victorian Obsession: The Pérez Simón Collection, an exhibition of rarely seen masterpieces of Victorian art belonging to the Mexican collector Juan Antonio Pérez Simón.
Routemaster bus tours in 2015
After another popular set of Routemaster bus tours, we are pleased to announce that the bus tours will be back in spring 2015. Here’s a reminder of what’s in store…
Strawberry Hill Opens Restored Rooms to the Public
Following a restoration project, Horace Walpole’s private rooms at Strawberry Hill House are now open for the first time since the 18th century. After undergoing a second phase of restoration, the private rooms of writer, collector and historian Horace Walpole will be open to the public on the 1 March 2015 at his Gothic villa in Twickenham.
Isokon Gallery Opens for Second Year
With Support from National Trust London and following on from the success of the 2014 opening, the Isokon Gallery will again open its doors to the public on the 7 March 2015. Focusing on the building’s design, its iconic Isokon furniture and its notable residents including Walter Gropius, Marcel Breuer and Agatha Christie, the exhibition will tell the remarkable story of the Isokon apartment building.