The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, also known as the All England Club, based at Church Road, Wimbledon, London, England, is a private members' club. It is best known as the venue for the Wimbledon Championships, the only Grand Slam tennis event still held on grass. Initially an amateur event that occupied club members and their friends for a few days each summer, the championships have become far more prominent than the club itself. However, it still operates as a members' tennis club, with all courts in use all year round.Put The All England Lawn Tennis Club on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our London vacation planning website .
The club has 375 full members, about 100 temporary playing members, and a number of honorary members, including past Wimbledon singles champions and people who have rendered distinguished service to the game. To become a full or temporary member, an applicant must obtain letters of support from four existing full members, two of whom must have known the applicant for at least three years. The name is then added to the Candidates' List. Honorary Members are elected from time to time by the club's Committee. Membership carries with it the right to purchase two tickets for each day of the Wimbledon Championships. In addition to this all champions are invited to become members.
The patron of the club is Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and the President is The Duke of Kent.
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Went with my local NTA group to a behind the scenes look at Wimbledon. This was very good and our guide Richard was excellent, very knowledgable. Lovely to see the new Court one and the layout. The Mu... more »
Booked this trip through Johnsons Coaches. Wonderful day from start to finish. Tea, Coffee and biscuits on our arrival. Good tour with Richard who was very knowledgeable. Decent lunch in the cafe. The... more »
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