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Tabley House

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Tabley
Knutsford
Cheshire
WA16 0HB

Tel: 01565 750151

Tabley House

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Child£1.50 per ticket
Adult£5.00 per ticket
(student concession)£1.50 per ticket

Accompanying carers entry free of charge

About

A fine Palladian house designed by John Carr of York, built in 1761 for the Leicester family, who lived at Tabley for 700 years.

The 1st collection of English paintings ever made hang in the rooms for which they were created. Artists represented include Lely, Turner, Lawrence and other English masters. Furniture by Gillow, Bullock and Chippendale. Includes a 17th century chapel which was moved from an island in 1927 due to brine pumping and re-erected adjacent to the house.

A TV location for various productions, most recent TV credits include Antiques Roadtrip, The Forsyth Saga and Flog it!

Also available for weddings and civil partnerships and corporate hire.

The collection is fully accessible via separate entrance and lift for those with mobility impairment.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    40
  • Very Good
    13
  • Average
    7
  • Poor
    3
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • jayne504
    Monmouthshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    definately worth visiting
    4 of 5 stars
    17/08/2017
    the tea room was good value in lovely surroundings. there was a good choice off light snacks and afternoon teas. the house itself was well worth spending time in. the furniture and items on how... Read full review
  • vixwill
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Unstaged stately home
    5 of 5 stars
    14/08/2017
    We had really informative guides to show us around the house and they allowed us to linger beyond closing time. The furniture and furnishings are all original with nothing brought in to 'stage' each... Read full review
  • ClareMetcalfe
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Tabley House Tea Room and Chapel
    4 of 5 stars
    07/08/2017
    We have driven past Tabley House so many times but yesterday decided to see what the tea room had to offer. We didn't visit the house this time but will return. Tea room is in an area connected to... Read full review

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Facilities

Other

  • Out of Hours Visits

Attraction Facilities

  • All Weather Attraction

Provider Features

  • In countryside - Located a couple of miles outside Knutsford, set in several thousand acres of park and farmland
  • Indoor Attraction - Tabley House holds a collection of paintings, furniture and family memorabilia from the Leicester family
  • Marketing Cheshire Member
  • No Smoking Attraction

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors - Visitors who have mobility issues are requested to contact the Tabley House Collection Trust before their visit to arrange access to the collection via lift, 01565 750151 or tableyhouse@btconnect.com
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - Parking near to the house can be arranged with prior notice 01565 750151 or Tableyhouse@btconnect.com
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - The car park is situated 500m from the house
  • Parking (free)

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - The Tabley Teashop sells a range of refreshments from light lunches, cakes to afternoon teas

Payment Methods

  • Can be packages by 3rd parties
  • Groups Accepted
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Special group rates - 10% discount given for groups of over 40

Provider Facilities

  • Civil Weddings
  • Conference facilities - Venue suitable for meetings, seminars, sales presentations for up to 100 people
  • Event Venue - Venue suitable for meetings, seminars, presentations and events for up to 100 people. Venue available for civil marriages and civil partnership ceremonies and other family events. Chapel available for christenings and renewal of vows etc
  • Toilets

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted - Suitable for young people studying history and art
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From M6, jct 19 take A556 south towards Chester, approximately 1 mile, at first set of lights, branch left for Knutsford. Tabley House is a few hundred yards on the right.

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Opening Times

2017 (1 Apr 2017 - 29 Oct 2017)

* From 1pm to 5pm, last admission 4.30 pm, Thursdays to Sundays and Bank Holidays Easter to October