Chartwell house

Chartwell was the family home of Winston Churchill. Filled with treasures from every aspect of Churchill’s life, the house here at Chartwell provides an opportunity to explore the home of one of Britain’s greatest leaders.

What can I see?

Discover the house that Churchill called home, where he brought up his young family. Decorated as it was in the 1930s, make your way through rooms like the library, study, sitting room and dining room displayed as if the family have only just left the room.
Explore the museum rooms filled with gifts that Churchill received and see the original collection that Churchill and the family kept at Chartwell.
As you make your way around the house uncover the home and family man behind the statesman.


New house highlights tours
Churchill's bedroom

Chartwell themed house highlights tours

Gain exclusive access to Winston's bedroom on an intimate one hour journey through selected rooms in the house. Delve into the stories of the Churchill family, Winston the leader or Clementine Churchill depending on which tour you book. Tours run at 4pm, Mon-Fri (excluding Bank Holidays), normal admission applies. Please book at least 24 hours in advance; spaces limited to 8.

House timed tickets

Entry to the house is on a timed ticket basis, running every 10 minutes from 11.30am Mon-Fri and from 11am on weekends.

These timed tickets give you entry to the house on a self-guided basis, but our friendly team of volunteers will be in each room to help answer your questions.

Most tickets are available to obtain on the day, on arrival, on a first come first served basis. A couple of timed slots are available to book in advance however; click on the links below to book your ticket today.

Bank Holidays

Only one timed slot is available to book in advance for Bank Holidays.

These days are very busy at Chartwell. For a calmer experience we recommend avoiding Bank Holidays. If you can't visit any other time then we recommend either booking the 12noon slot in advance for house, or arriving before midday to obtain a house ticket on arrival.

Bringing a group to Chartwell? 

If you're bringing a coach or minibus full of people to Chartwell, please get in touch with our group booking team. They'll help you plan your day, book you all in to see the house and fill you in on the group benefits. Click the link to our group visit page for more information and booking details.

New on display for 2018