Enjoy a family day out surrounded by landscapes and glorious 18th-century architecture at Chiswick House and Gardens. Explore the State Rooms and find out the curious stories of the famous people who lived there. Take a walk in the beautiful gardens, and let the kids run around - with 65 acres of gardens surrounding the house, you’ll have plenty of new places to discover!
Every parent knows that visiting historic places may not be the most exciting prospect for a child. That’s why, to keep the little ones entertained, you can turn your visit into a game. With the Chiswick House and Gardens kids’ trail your tots can learn about history and have fun at the same time. There’s a reward at the end too - complete the trail, collect a stamp and become a champion!
If you fancy a cuppa, there’s a playground by the cafe for the kids. Feel like doing something special? Check out the Chiswick House and Gardens events calendar - you may find your day out inspiration there.
- Follow the kids’ discovery trail
- Explore 65 acres of gardens
- Check out the events schedule for more fun
April - October
Wednesday to Monday 10:00 - 17:00
Monday to Sunday 07:00 - dusk
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 15:00
Chiswick House, Burlington Lane,
General Admission (House)
Kids (0-17): Free
Yes, there is parking onsite.
If you are visiting the gardens during the day, the public car park is situated just off the westbound A4 and clearly marked by a brown tourist board entrance sign. Parking is £1.00 an hour.
Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.
Yes, there are baby changing facilities.
Yes, you can bring a picnic.
There are baby food facilities available.
Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.
Chiswick House Cafe
Monday to Sunday from 8:30
Yes, Chiswick House & Gardens is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.
Unfortunately, owing to the constraints of the building, there is no disabled access to the first floor of Chiswick House.
Yes, Chiswick House & Gardens have stated they are pushchair friendly.
Dogs are welcome only in the gardens.
The gardens are only closed in the event of high winds above 40mph.