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We will be launching the 2021 programme at 12pm on 11 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
Orleans Road, Twickenham, TW1 3BL
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Refreshments, Bookshop, Parking, Toilets, Disabled access

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Richmond
train
Nearest train: Richmond, Twickenham, st.margaret's (greater london)
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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. Contemporary art gallery.

Events

Saturday 4th September
From Greatness to Gravel Tour
schedule Time: 10.30am to 11.30am
group Capacity: 12

Design

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