Guided Tour of William Morris Red House

Friendship Month, History | Nationwide event hosted by North London District Branch

Wednesday 4 September 2024 at 11.00am

Cost: £11.70. Cheques made payable to St Mary Cray and Dartford District.
Non-member Cost: £12.

Bookable | Deadline: 26/08/2024

Discover the iconic, atmospheric home of William Morris, the founder of the Arts and Crafts Movement and his wife Jane.  It was the centre of the Pre-Raphaelite circle.  Completed in 1860, Red House is a building of extraordinary architectural and social significance.  It is the only house commissioned, created and lived in by William Morris.  It was described by Edward Burne-Jones as 'the beautifullest place on earth'.  Red House boasts original features and furniture by Morris and designer Philip Webb, stained glass and paintings by Burne-Jones and embroidery by Jane and Elizabeth Burden. Coupled with bold architecture and a garden designed to 'clothe the house'.  Subject to minimum numbers.

For further information about this event please contact:

Mr Paul Fitton
07851 910619

Event location

Red House, Red House Lane, Bexleyheath, London, DA6 8JF