The 2020 programme is now past. We will be launching the 2021 programme mid August 2021

  • Orleans House Gallery
  • The restored Octagon Room
  • The restored Octagon Room ceiling
  • The Study Gallery, Orleans House Gallery

Orleans House Gallery

James Gibbs

place
Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 3DJ
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Disabled access, Toilets, Parking, Bookshop

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Richmond
train
Nearest train: st.margaret's (greater london), Twickenham
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Bus routes: 33, 490, H22, R68, R70
Louis Philippe, Duc d'Orleans, lived here between 1815-17. Gibbs' Baroque Octagon Room and adjoining gallery/19C stable block are the remaining parts of Orleans House. The Octagon Room was restored in 2018.

Design

Original design
James Gibbs, 1720
Refurbishment
Kaner Olette Architects and Donald Insall Associates, 2018
Type
Walk/tour, Garden, Community/cultural, Museum, Gallery, Historical house
Period
Victorian, Georgian, Contemporary, Historical/contemporary