Welcome to Hall Place and Gardens

One of the South East’s best-kept secrets. This historic house and garden, rich in fascinating history, welcomes visitors all year round with a range of exhibitions and public events and stunning spaces for weddings and other celebrations. Garden entry is free.


General Opening Times – Winter

Gardens open 9am – 5pm (gate by glasshouses closes at 4.15pm)

Gardens closed 24-26 December 2023 & 1 January 2024

The historic house is currently open for pre-booked guided tours

The Riverside Café opens from 9.30am – 4pm 

Visitor Centre, café and toilets closed 24-26 & 31 December 2023 & 1 January 2024

Jambs Owls Experience are open Fri, Sat & Sun. (Closed for the winter 18 December 2023 – Feb 2024)

Sorry, Local Byelaws prohibit footballs, dogs, fishing, riding bicycles, BBQs and the use of drones. Find out more here Local Byelaws pdf or Local Byelaws MS word doc

Please enter and exit the gardens via the main Stone Arch Gate and use the disabled parking near this gate if required.

Please follow signs on site in order to keep everyone safe and well

Contact us:  We apologise but staff are busy and may be unable to answer the telephone lines. Please email hallplaceenquiries@bexley.gov.uk  or for functions hallplacefunctions@bexley.gov.uk . 

Thank you and stay safe. _______________________________________________________________________________________

What’s on

New Historic House Tours

Promoting Museum Service Hall Place

One house with nearly 500 years of history. Join one of the Historic House Guided Tours to hear all the gossip and stories

Event Advertising- Farmers Market

Local Produce – Monthly market

Farmers Market- First Sunday & Third Saturday of the month


Rock Choir concert

Rock Choir Christmas Concert

Christmas Lunch promo posterChristmas Party Nights promo poster

New – Christmas Lunch & Party Nights now booking

Family Friendly

Come and have a run around and discover the Gardens.


Santa Cl-Owls at Jambs Owls Experience

Jambs Owls Experience – Santa Cl-owls

Fri-Sun (last day 17 December 2023)

£4 adults, £3 children


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Christmas Garden Trail 

Coming soon 1 December 2023

£2.50 per trail sheet



Stay healthy and keep well with a stroll in the gardens whatever the season.

Venue Hire

Hall Place and Gardens is one of the most sought-after venues for weddings, ceremonies, private and corporate events in the South East with almost 500 years of history. Whether you are looking for a stunning venue for your wedding ceremony, a place host your entire day’s celebration or a party to celebrate birthdays and anniversaries, our dedicated team can help you plan every single detail making it a truly memorable experience.

Click on the Venue Hire tab above to find out more.

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