Orleans House Gallery

Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 3DJ

Orleans House Gallery
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10/10 from 1 user reviews
Orleans House Gallery, exterior picture

Address:Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 3DJ
Map:See Orleans House Gallery on a map
Telephone:+44 (0) 208 831 6000
Nearest Station:Twickenham
Link:www.richmond.gov.uk/orleans_ho

About: Built in 1710 for James Johnston (the Secretary of State for Scotland of the day) Orleans House was named after its most famous resident, Louis Phillippe, Duc D'Orleans, who lived there in exile between 1813-15. The main gallery hosts five temporary exhibitions each year – the types of exhibitions ranging from historical to contemporary art exhibitions, attracting over 56,000 visitors per year.

Orleans House Gallery is Richmond's principle collection of art.The 19th century stables buildings and stages house the Stables Gallery which is host to around seven contemporary and community exhibitions a year. The collections include Archives, Costume and Textiles, Fine Art and Photography.

Admission is free.

What's On

Jun
29
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Jul
6
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Jul
13
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Jul
20
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Jul
27
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Aug
3
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Aug
10
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Aug
17
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Aug
24
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Aug
31
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.
Sep
7
Fri
See Saw - Weekly Drop In Session For Under 5's
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham
Time: See Saw sessions take place every Friday (term time and school holidays) from 10.30am to 12.30pm in either the Coach House or Stables Gallery.
Admission: The sessions cost £6 for the first child and £3 for additional siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No booking is necessary, just drop-in on the day.



The Latest User Reviews of Orleans House Gallery


User Rating: 10 / 10
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Mark, London
Added: Dec 2013
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A beautiful historic building overlooking the Thames and next to tranquil woodland. Free entry to the stunning Gibbs Octagon Room and 2 galleries - plus a display on the history of the site in the lovely cafe.

The current Madge Gill exhibition is not to be missed!

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In addition, the site has recently been refurbished including the Stables Gallery situated behind the main gallery, which hosts six free exhibitions per year.

A new cafe with a free heriatge display is now open from Wednesday - Sunday 11.00-3.00pm.

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