Kelmscott Manor, Lechlade. Hand Picked Places to Visit in Gloucestershire, England
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Kelmscott Manor, Lechlade

Kelmscott Manor

Kelmscott
Lechlade
Gloucestershire
GL7 3HJ
Tel: +44 (0)1367 252486
Map
Email: click here
Kelmscott Manor online: information and bookings

Kelmscott Manor was the inspirational country home of William Morris; poet, designer, craftsman, socialist and founding father of the Arts and Crafts movement from 1871 until his death in 1896. This Grade I listed manor farmhouse was loved by Morris as a survival of traditional craftsmanship in harmony with the nearby village and surrounding landscape, which lies towards the very upper reaches of the Thames, inspiring many of his most important designs and writings, including world-famous Willow pattern.

Discover the treasures of Kelmscott including:
• Morris’ collection of ceramics, textiles, metalwork and books
• Furnishings from each of Morris’ London homes
• Furnishings chosen by Pre-Raphaelite artist DG Rossetti

The Manor is open to the public every Wednesday and Saturday, April - October, 11.00am – 5.00pm. Ticket office opens 10.30am, Last admission to the house is 4.30pm. Advance tickets available for afternoon entry via our website. House has limited capacity; timed ticket system operates.

Kelmscott Manor, Lechlade

Facilities
• Historic House
• Gardens
• Tea Room
• Picnic Area
• Museum
• Car Park
• Private Group Tours
• School Tours Available

Additional Services
Our online gift shop where you can buy a range of merchandise inspired by the designs of William Morris and his family, including items exclusive to Kelmscott Manor. As well as providing a beautiful gift, the proceeds will be used to conserve Kelmscott Manor for future generations to enjoy. Visit our website for more details.

In case of alteration, please check prices, opening times and any specific important information before booking or visiting

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