Charlton House

 
 
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Charlton Road, SE7 8RE 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Mulberry Tea Rooms: Mon to Fri 9am-3pm | Exhibition area: Mon to Fri 8.30am-6pm | Peace Garden: Daily 10am-5pm or dusk
 

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Charlton HouseOne of the best-preserved Jacobean mansions in the London area, the design of Charlton House is attributed to John Thorpe (1560-1620), the architect behind Holland House in Holland Park. The house and grounds were bought by the Metropolitan Borough of Greenwich in 1925. Originally used as a museum, the house is no longer accessible to the public but it is available to hire. Visitors can experience part of it by using the Mulberry Tea Rooms which is situated in the foyer and by exploring the gardens and grounds, much of which are parks. The tea room is aptly named - the gardens being home to one of the first Mulberry Trees to be planted in England.

 

Charlton House events

 
The RhythmsThe RhythmsAfro-funk from The Rhythms and Afunja, both born from the same hot furnace of Lagos' Nigerian Afrobeat music scene, and both lead by charismatic bassists.19th September 2014Friday 19th September 2014 Where:
Charlton House,   Charlton Road      SE7 8RE
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The Rhythms
event > Concerts > World Music
DATES  Friday 19th September 2014 - 7pm-11pm
Afro-funk from The Rhythms and Afunja, both born from the same hot furnace of Lagos' Nigerian Afrobeat music scene, and both lead by charismatic bassists.
Apelles OgagaApelles Ogaga22nd September 2014Monday 22nd September 2014 Where:
Charlton House,   Charlton Road      SE7 8RE
Category: event
 
Apelles Ogaga
event > Concerts > World Music
DATES  Monday 22nd September 2014 - 7pm-11pm
Aubrei Woki and KalahariAubrei Woki and KalahariBassist and vocalist Aubrei Woki from Botswana plays songs from his album Money with his band The Kalahari.25th September 2014Thursday 25th September 2014 Where:
Charlton House,   Charlton Road      SE7 8RE
Category: event
 
Aubrei Woki and Kalahari
event > Concerts > World Music
DATES  Thursday 25th September 2014 - 7.30pm-11pm
Bassist and vocalist Aubrei Woki from Botswana plays songs from his album Money with his band The Kalahari.
Seprewa, Mosi CondeSeprewa, Mosi Conde26th September 2014Friday 26th September 2014 Where:
Charlton House,   Charlton Road      SE7 8RE
Category: event
 
Seprewa, Mosi Conde
event > Concerts > World Music
DATES  Friday 26th September 2014 - 7.30pm-11pm
 

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Charlton Railway Station
 
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Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich London
Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £53  29% off
Bugsby Way, SE10 | 28 minutes from Charlton House
Staying at this hotel puts you right in the centre of Greenwich, with a thousand years of British naval history on your doorstep, as well shops, ...More
 
 
 
Aloft London ExCeL London
Aloft London ExCeL
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £53  35% off
Royal Victoria Dock 1 Western Gateway, E16 | 36 minutes from Charlton House
A fresh, fun alternative to stay and play awaits you at Aloft London Excel. Aloft is the only hotel in ExCeL London (directly connected to the ...More
 
 
 
Ramada Hotel & Suites London Docklands London
Ramada Hotel & Suites London Docklands
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £44  30% off
Excel Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 36 minutes from Charlton House
Set in an idyllic waterfront location, the Ramada Docklands offers four-star facilities in an impressive new contemporary development. Set in the heart of the London Docklands ...More
 
 
 
Old Royal Naval College London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Old Royal Naval College
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
King William Walk, SE10 | 2 miles from Charlton House
The Old Royal Naval College was built on the site of the Tudor Palace in Greenwich in which Henry VIII and Elizabeth I were born. William ...More
 
 
 
Eltham Palace London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Eltham Palace
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Court Yard, off Court Road, SE9 | 2.3 miles from Charlton House
Restored by English Heritage, this fantastic house boasts Britain's finest Art Deco interior and offers visitors the chance to indulge in the opulence of 1930s Britain ...More
 
 
 
Ranger's House - The Wernher Collection London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ranger's House - The Wernher Collection
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Chesterfield Walk, Greenwich Park, SE10 | 34 minutes from Charlton House
Ranger's House is an 18th century, Grade I listed, red brick villa built in 1723 which became the official residence of the 'Ranger of Greenwich Park'. ...More
 
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Charlton House

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Charlton House
London Pleasure Gardens London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Pleasure Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Royal Victoria Docks, E16 | 30 minutes from Charlton House
(Unfortunately the London Pleasure Gardens have been put into administration and all future events there have subsequently been cancelled.)Due to open on the Diamond Jubilee weekend, ...More
 
 
 
Greenwich Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwich Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 30 minutes from Charlton House
Old, enclosed Royal Park. A World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) ...More
 
 
 
Royal Observatory Greenwich London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Observatory Greenwich
London > Attractions > Museums
National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | 34 minutes from Charlton House
This museum of time and space was built by Sir Christopher Wren in 1675. It marks the site of the Greenwich or Prime Meridian - the ...More
 
 
 
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Tour de France London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Now On
Tour de France
London > Events > Sporting Events  Dates: 5th to 27th July 2014
Various Venues London, St James's, London W1J | 1 minute from Charlton House
The Tour de France, the world's largest annual sporting event, comes to London on Monday 7th July 2014. The event which sees the world's top road ...More
 
 
 
Watch This Space Festival London
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Ongoing
Watch This Space Festival
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th June to 31st August 2014
Various Venues London, W1J | 1 minute from Charlton House
The National Theatre's free festival of outdoor entertainment, Watch This Space, returns this summer with an array of theatre, fire, circus, juggling, music, dance and street ...More
 
 
 
The Rhythms London
The Rhythms
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 19th September 2014 - 7pm-11pm
Charlton House, Charlton Road, SE7 | Same location as Charlton House
Afro-funk from The Rhythms and Afunja, both born from the same hot furnace of Lagos' Nigerian Afrobeat music scene, and both lead by charismatic bassists....More
 
 
 
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Michael Edwards Studio Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Michael Edwards Studio Theatre
London > Entertainment >
Cutty Sark, King William Walk, SE10 | 2 miles from Charlton House
The Michael Edwards Studio Theatre is located inside the lower hold of the Cutty Sark tea clipper, one of the world's most famous boats on permanent ...More
 
 
 
Brick Lane Music Hall London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Theatres
443 North Woolwich Road, E16 | 30 minutes from Charlton House
One of London's last surviving traditional music halls....More
 
 
 
Blackheath Halls London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Blackheath Halls
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
23 Lee Road, SE3 | 31 minutes from Charlton House
Compile a list of London's major arts and entertainment venues and the Blackheath Halls won't immediately spring to mind as being one of the most high ...More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Charlton House
Meantime Brewing Company London
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Meantime Brewing Company
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Lawrence Trading Estate, Blackwall Lane, SE10 | 27 minutes from Charlton House
London's Meantime Brewing Company, led by brewmaster and founder Alastair Hook, is one of Britain's leading craft brewers. When the brewery moved from Penhall Road to ...More
 
 
 
Simon Carter Blackheath London
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Simon Carter Blackheath
London > Shopping > Menswear
9 Tranquil Vale, SE3 | 31 minutes from Charlton House
Founded by a businessman of the same name in the 1980s, Simon Carter is a menswear retailer known especially for their accessories such as cufflinks, ...More
 
 
 
The Bookshop on the Heath London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bookshop on the Heath
London > Shopping > Books
74 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, SE3 | 31 minutes from Charlton House
A book lovers gem. As one of London's oldest and last remaining second-hand bookshops, this bookshop stocks signed first editions and collectables as well as local ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Charlton House

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Royal Nepalese London
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Royal Nepalese
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
2 - 4 Station Crescent, Westcombe Park, SE3 | 17 minutes from Charlton House
Indian/South Asian Cuisine...More
 
 
 
Gambardella London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gambardella
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
48 Vanbrugh Park, SE3 | 18 minutes from Charlton House
Caffs & Fry-up's. ...More
 
 
 
Zizzi - O2 Dome London
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Zizzi - O2 Dome
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
The O2 Millennium Way, SE10 | 20 minutes from Charlton House
Italian Cuisine...More
 
 
 
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Education near Charlton House

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Four Corners London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 5 miles from Charlton House
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ...More
 
 
 
The Making Space London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 5.8 miles from Charlton House
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ...More
 
 
 
Workers' Educational Association London
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5.9 miles from Charlton House
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes....More
 
 
 
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Charlton House gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Brooklyn Bowl London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brooklyn Bowl
London > Leisure >
O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Charlton House
Five years after the original Brooklyn Bowl launched, the well known New York bowling alley comes to London's O2. The London venue is the first Brooklyn ...More
 
 
 
The Paintball Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Paintball Centre
London > Leisure > Activities
Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.7 miles from Charlton House
This fab game emerged in 1980 and has taken the world by storm. Popular with adrenalin junkies, paintballing is an action-packed, mission-driven past-time that is ...More
 
 
 
Greenwich Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 30 minutes from Charlton House
As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ...More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Charlton House

The best pubs near London Charlton House.
Bar Du Musee Café London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bar Du Musee Café
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, , SE10 | 2 miles from Charlton House
...More
 
 
 
The Greenwich Union London
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The Greenwich Union
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
56 Royal Hill, SE10 | 2 miles from Charlton House
...More
 
 
 
The Trafalgar Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Trafalgar Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Park Row, SE10 | 35 minutes from Charlton House
The pub achieved notoriety selling whitebait (still on the menu) but now the Trafalgar Tavern is a refreshment point for the capital's many visitors. It's hardly ...More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Charlton House

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The Old Brewery London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 2 miles from Charlton House
Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ...More
 
 
 
Proud2 at The O2 London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Proud2 at The O2
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Charlton House
In the sad shell of the Millennium Dome, a superclub was born, going by the name of Proud2. Sporting one of the world's most powerful audio ...More
 
 
 
Davy's Wine Bar London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 3.1 miles from Charlton House
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ...More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Charlton House

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Charlton House.
ExCel London Exhibition Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ExCel London Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 2 miles from Charlton House
A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ...More
 
 
 
The O2 London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Charlton House
The second most embarrassing legacy of Tony Blair's time in government struggled for years to find a role after the millennium show shut up shop. It's ...More
 
 
 
Eltham Palace London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Eltham Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Court Yard, Off Court Rd, SE9 | 2.3 miles from Charlton House
Restored by English Heritage, this fantastic house offers visitors the chance to indulge in the opulence of 1930s Britain whilst at the same time experiencing the ...More
 
 
 
 
 

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Tour de France
Tour de France
Sporting Events | Until 27th July 2014 

Various Venues London W1J 9LN SE7 8RE - 0 minute walk from Charlton House

The Tour de France, the world's largest annual sporting event, comes to London on Monday 7th July 2014. The event ...More

 
Watch This Space Festival
Watch This Space Festival
Theatre | Until 31st August 2014 

Various Venues London W1J 9LN SE7 8RE - 0 minute walk from Charlton House

The National Theatre's free festival of outdoor entertainment, Watch This Space, returns this summer with an array of theatre, fire, ...More

 
Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

National Maritime Museum 1.76 miles from Charlton House

From July, the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich marks the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act with Ships, Clocks and ...More

 
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2016 

National Maritime Museum 1.76 miles from Charlton House

Five hundred years ago, a fraternity of London mariners was given a charter by Henry VIII and became the Corporation ...More

 
War Artists At Sea
War Artists At Sea
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

The Queen's House 1.76 miles from Charlton House

Showcasing the best of Royal Museums Greenwich's collection of First and Second World War art, this display at The Queen's ...More

 
Rozanne Hawksley: War And Memory
Rozanne Hawksley: War And Memory
Exhibitions | Until 14th November 2014 

The Queen's House 1.76 miles from Charlton House

Rozanne Hawksley is one of the UK's great textile art innovators. At once poignant and powerful, her work explores the ...More

 
Longitude Punk'd
Longitude Punk'd
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

Royal Observatory Greenwich 1.76 miles from Charlton House

Longitude Punk'd celebrates the wacky inventors, star-gazing scientists and elegant explorers of the eighteenth century. The Royal Observatory in Greenwich ...More

 
Nelson, Navy, Nation: The Story Of The Royal Navy And The British People, 1688-1815
Nelson, Navy, Nation: The Story Of The Royal Navy And The British People, 1688-1815
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

National Maritime Museum 1.76 miles from Charlton House

Opening on Trafalgar Day (21st October 2013), Nelson, Navy, Nation is a new permanent gallery at the National Maritime Museum ...More

 
Play Tuesdays (Under 5s)
Kids Events | Until 22nd July 2014 

National Maritime Museum 1.76 miles from Charlton House

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Indigo: Cargoes And Culture
Kids Events | Until 31st July 2014 

National Maritime Museum 1.76 miles from Charlton House

Family historical craft workshop....More

 
 
 
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