Red House

Iconic Arts and Crafts home of William and Janey Morris and the centre of the Pre-Raphaelite circle.

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Things to see and do

Children looking at a museum case

Red House and the Children's University 

Visit Red House and join in with our new children’s trail looking at architecture and design.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Highlight tours: December

Fri 06 Dec 2019
If you are visiting in the morning please book on one of our Highlight Tours, the only way to see the property until 1:30pm. Our volunteer guides will share the stories behind William and Jane's red brick house.

Reading Red House

Fri 06 Dec 2019
Explore stories, tales, and carols at Red House this Christmas.

An evening of medieval music with Cancionero

Sat 07 Dec 2019
An evening of music and merriment with medieval folk songs and classic Christmas favourites get into the festive spirit at Red House.
Face of Aphrodite embroidery

Red House, a history 

Find out more about Red House, William Morris, his family, and the circle of Victorian artists who created the arts and crafts movement.

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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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Get involved

A visitor and guide at Red House

Join the team 

Get more involved with our work, make new friends and learn about the estate by volunteering at Red House.

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Burne-Jones stained glass window

Organise a group visit 

Enjoy a free guided tour and make your day as enjoyable and interesting as possible.

Studio at Red House

Room Hire at Red House 

Looking for a unique place to host your meeting? Look no further than the home of William Morris.

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Visitors at Red House, Kent

School groups at Red House 

A brand new schools programme allows you to pick one of two sessions for you and your students to discover Red House.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Red House on the National Trust Collections website