GUILDFORD: Dapdune Wharf | Castle | Gallery | Museum
Nearby: Clandon Park | Hatchlands | Loseley Park | Polesden Lacey | Winkworth Arboretum

 

 

 

 

Dapdune Wharf
Wharf Road, Guildford GU1 4RR Tel: 01483 561389/455056

Description:
Historic waterway with a series of displays and exhibitions. The entire 19.5 miles of towpath is open to walkers and has moorings for visiting boats

Location:
Off Woodbridge Road, Guildford for main display. Other access routes fromA3 & M25

Opening Times:
Apr-Oct Wed, Sat, Sun & BH 11-5

Disabled access
To the main exhibitions at Dadune Wharf

Admission Prices:
Adults £2

 

 

Guildford Castle
Guildford GU1 3TU Tel: 01483 444702

Description
12c castle, now a ruin. Lovely garden and keep

Location:
Guildford

Opening Times:
Apr-Oct 10.30-6

Admission Prices:
Adults 75p Children 35p

 

 

 

 

Guildford House Gallery
155 High Street, GU1 3AJ Tel: 01483 444740

Description:
Guildford's art gallery in fine 17c house

Location:
High Street, opposite Sainsbury's

Opening Times:
Tue-Sat 10-4.45

Admission Prices:
Free

 

 

 

Guildford Museum
Castle Arch, GU1 3SX Tel: 01483 444750

Description:
Local history museum

Location:
Guildford

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 11-5

Admission Prices:
Free

 

 

Clandon Park
West Clandon GU4 7RQ Tel: 01483 222482

Description:
A fine palladian house and garden. House built by Venetian architect Leoni for Lord Onslow contains art, furniture and porcelain. View 14 rooms.

Location:
A3 to Guildford, then A247 eastward for 3 mile. Rail: Clandon 1 mile.

Opening Times:
Mar-Oct Tue, Wed, Thu, Sund & BH Mons 11.30 - 4.30 Garden daily 9-7.30 (or dusk if earlier)

Admission Prices:
£4 NT

 

 

 

Hatchlands
East Clandon, Guildford GU4 7RT Tel: 01483 222482

Description:
A handsome red brick house built in the 1750's with splendid interiors by Robert Adam. Also the Cobbe collection of fine keyboard instruments, paintings and furniture. Concerts are held in the garden and house and garden - 01372 451596 for details

Location:
House is located off the A246 at East Clandon between Guildford and Leatherhead. From M25 either junc 10 or 9. Rail: Clandon 2.5 miles

Opening Times:
Apr - Oct Sun-Thur + BH Mons 2-5.30 and Fridays in August.

Disabled Access
Ground floor, terrace and part of garden

Admission Prices:
Adults £4.50

 

 

Polesden Lacey
RH5 6BD Dorking, Surrey Tel: 013732 458203/452048

Description:
Originally a Regency Villa, the house was remodelled by the Hon Mrs. Ronald Greville, a well known Edwardian hostess who held opulent lavish parties here for royalty and others in high society. Memorabilia commemorate those days. Also has extensive grounds and walled rose garden.

Location:
Off the A246 Leatherhead - Guildford road. Rail Boxhill and Westhumble 2 miles.

Opening Times:
Apr-Oct Wed-Sun 1.30-5.30 Mar Sat, Sun 1.30-4.30 (Garden and grounds all year 11-6 or dusk)

Disabled Access
Good

Admission Prices:
Gardens £3 House £3 NT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Loseley Park
GU3 1HS Tel: 01483 304440

Description:
Elizabethan house and grounds

Location:
South of Guildford (about2.5m) on A3, then right onto B3000

Opening Times:
Unconfirmed

Admission Prices:
Unconfirmed

 

 

 

Winkworth Arboretum
Hascombe Road, Goldaming GU8 4AD Tel: 01483 208477

Description:
Stunning hillside woodland garden with two lakes and many rare trees and shrubs. Has shop and refreshments,

Location:
Goldaming is on A3100 south of Guildford. Go through Goldaming onto B1230.The arboretum is before Hascombe. Rail: Goldaming 2 miles

Opening Times:
All year during daylight hours - may close in severe conditions. Not shop.

Disabled Access
Limited access on level paths.

Admission Prices:
Adults £2.50 NT