What's on inTwickenham


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Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Twickenham - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Twickenham to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Twickenham

31
MAY
Handlebards Cycling Theatre Company: The Tempest
Strawberry Hill House & Garden

The worlds first cycling theatre company The HandleBards pedal from venue to venue with all the set props and costume necessary to perform environmentally sustainable Shakespeare across the globe.Join their all‐female troupe at Strawberry Hill House & Garden for a bicycle‐powered production…

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05
JUN
Antiques Discovery Evening with BBC's Adam Schoon
Strawberry Hill House & Garden

Bring along an interesting antique or treasured possession which you think might be of interest to Adam and his team. Start your evening with a glass of Prosecco from 6 pm and a chance for you to share your treasures with Adam.Supper…

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09
JUN
Strawberry Hill Music & Fun Day
Strawberry Hill House & Gardens

Strawberry Hill Music & Fun Day returns for its 14th year having raised over £130000 for the restoration and upkeep of Strawberry Hill House. With a fantastic line up on the main stage visitors will be treated to a day of live…

Category: Family Events

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09
JUN
Strawberry Hill Music & Fun Day 2019
Strawberry Hill House & Garden

The fabulous family fun day in support of Strawberry Hill House returns with live music street food craft stalls fairground rides and slides face painting childrens activities and more. Welcoming back some of our favourite bands as well as some new…

Category: Family Events

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17
JUN
Free Event - Gothic Bookclub: The Carhullan Army
Strawberry Hill House & Garden

The ever‐popular Strawberry Hill Gothic Bookclub returns with an in‐depth discussion of The Carhullan Army by Sarah Hall. England is in a state of environmental and economic crisis. Under the repressive regime of The Authority citizens have been herded into urban centres…

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24
JUN
Strawberry Hill House Flower Festival - Tour&Talk
Strawberry Hill House & Garden

Join us for a bespoke tour of the Strawberry Hill House Flower Festival. Gather in the Great Parlour for a glass of fizz and meet your guide for a tour of the house. After the tour you will be taken to the…

Category: Visual Arts

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25
SEP
Know Your Place: The Gem of Strawberry Hill
Strawberry Hill House & Garden

Twickenhams historic gem Strawberry Hill House was saved by the initiative of local supporters. This talk will cover how the house went from at risk to winning awards including the top European prize for restoration within 10 years of setting up the…

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Tourist Attractions


Thorpe Park

ColossusRiders flung into a record breaking 10 loops of fear at 65 kph. 120 jockey wheels of NASA‐developed materials tenaciously grip 850 metres of proximity‐sensor monitored track. Supermagnets await braking commands from awesome processing software. 2 minutes feel like 2 hours.Nemesis Inferno77 kph comes up too soon. G's…

Buckingham Palace

George III bought Buckingham House in 1761 for his wife Queen Charlotte to use as a comfortable family home close to St James's Palace, where many court functions were held. Buckingham House became known as the Queen's House, and 14 of George III's 15 children were born there.…

The Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum traces its roots to the middle of the eighteenth century with the establishment of the British Museum in Bloomsbury. The British Museum housed the collection of Sir Hans Sloane 1660‐1753, a prominent London physician and collector. Sloane's collection was extremely varied, including everything from…

Kew Palace

CLOSED FOR REPAIRSKew Palace, used by the royal family between 1729 and 1818, is the last survivor of several important royal residences at Kew. The Palace, George III's family home, set in the grounds of the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, is currently closed for major repairs.…

Royal Mews

One of the finest working stables in existence, the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace provides a unique opportunity for visitors to see the work of the Royal Household department that provides road transport for The Queen and members of the Royal Family by both horse‐drawn carriage and motor…

Tate Britain

Tate holds the national collection of British art from 1500 to present day. Tate Britain is showing Collections 2002‐1500: BP Displays at Tate Britain, an entirely new presentation of the national collection of British art featuring masterpieces by the key figures of British art including Van Dyck,…

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