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Knebworth House is famous worldwide for its rock concerts and as the home of Victorian novelist Edward Bulwer Lytton, who wrote 'It was a dark and stormy night'. This beautiful gothic mansion is situated 29 miles north of London with direct access...more
Knebworth SG1 2AX, England
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Reviewed 29 August 2012

Visited while a country show was on and had a great day out, didnt go in the house , but the grounds were lovely. Dinosaur trail was loved by the kids, but seemed worn and dated. Ate at the Country show part as restaurant was...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed 28 August 2012

Myself, husband, daughter and 2 grandchildren went to Knebworth House on Saturday. The grandchildren had free entry as they are both under 4 years old and us adults paid £8 each. As already mentioned, access to the site is easy and spacious. There was to...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed 27 August 2012

Visited mainly because a Classic car expo over the bank holiday weekend - however it was on Sun/Mon not on the Saturday I thought. My fault entirely. £8 to get in - easy access. Wandered around the park and gardens - huge downpour whilst in...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 23 July 2012 via mobile

Just paid 28 pounds for a family ticket to the gardens (its more for the house) Spent a further 15 quid on icecreams and soft drinks Kids loved it - particularly the adventure area / fort and dinosaur woods To be honest I thought the...More

1  Thank MJH1
Reviewed 16 June 2012

I never made it to the the House, there was so much going on in the grounds!Set in acre upon acre of land there's things for the kids to play on. There was in fact so much my son was appalled that he hadn't time...More

Date of experience: April 2012
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19 March 2019|
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Response from Inspire44798591196 | Reviewed this property |
If by playground you mean Fort Knebworth, this is in a different part of the park so I think at least 2 hours to do both.
24 July 2018|
Response from Matt S | Property representative |
Tours are included with House admission and are guided on most days, lasting approximately one hour. On busy event days and Sundays in July and August, tours operate on a ‘free-flow’ basis, giving visitors the opportunity to... More
23 July 2018|
Response from Matt S | Property representative |
The Garden Terrace Tea Room serves a range of refreshments and light lunches. We also have a Gift Shop stocks a wide range of affordable gifts and souvenirs, seasonal plants for your garden and concert memorabilia, much of... More