Eltham Palace and Gardens, London

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Immerse yourself in 1930s Art Deco decadence at Eltham Palace, one of the most enchanting visitor attractions in London. Built by the wealthy Courtauld family next to the remains of Eltham Palace, childhood home of Henry VIII, it’s among the finest examples of Art Deco architecture in England.

The stunning entrance hall, marvellous panelled dining room, luxurious bathroom, and the magnificent medieval Great Hall, are just some of the highlights.

And with its beautiful gardens, and plenty of places for a picnic, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Full of wonderful surprises, Eltham Palace is the perfect choice for a great day out in South London.
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  • Eltham Palace and gardens is tucked away in a green oasis but a short distance from Mottingham Rail Station. For the price £15.40 you can easily spend half a day exploring the house and if it's not ra...  more »
  • Beautiful Estate and the staff on duty were so helpful and friendly. We were blessed with a sunny day, which showed the gardens and moat off to perfection.The house was delightful and you can obtain a...  more »
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