Valentines Mansion & Gardens
Emerson Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 4XA,UK
OPENING TIMES 2014*
February & October
Tuesdays (October only) and Sundays 11am-3pm
Tuesdays 10am-5pm and Sundays 11am-5pm
Bank Holiday Mondays* 11am-3pm
Easter Sunday 11am-3pm
In addition to our Tuesday and Sunday openings we will be open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays:
February & October Half Term: 11am to 3pm
Easter, May Half Term and Summer holidays: 10am-5pm
*Excluding the dates below when the Mansion will be closing early or closed all day for private events:
Thursday 10 April - restricted access to first floor rooms
Sunday 13 April CLOSED
Thursday 31 July CLOSED
Sunday 3 August CLOSING AT 4PM
Please note that last entry to the Mansion is one hour before closing.
Guided tours for groups £4.50 per person (must be pre-booked)
Please note that most events are charged separately.
Telephone number 020 8708 8100
Email address email@example.com
Designated car parking spaces are provided for disabled badge holders.
The mansion has level access throughout, with a lift to all floors.
Width restrictions apply to larger electric wheelchairs. Please call ahead of your visit for advice and assistance.
For access advice call +44 (0)20 8708 8100.
MANSION GIFT SHOP
Your visit to the mansion would not be complete without a trip to the Gift Shop.
Choose from souvenirs, children’s items, books, gifts and much more.
Located on the first floor, the shop also stocks a range of arts and crafts handmade by the Valentines Mansion Studio Artists.
GARDENER’S COTTAGE CAFÉ
Open everyday between 10am and 6pm (or sunset during winter months).
Please note that the Café will be closed on Mondays in December and January.
Tube Gants Hill Underground Station (Central Line). 5 minutes walk.
Rail Ilford National Rail, direct line from Liverpool Street Station.
Bus Take bus routes 396, 128, 179, 123, 296, 167 from Gants Hill Underground Station and 128, 296, 150, 396, 167 from Ilford National Rail to stop ‘Valentines Mansion and Park’.
Cycle Cycle to the mansion through Valentines Park. Cycle racks are provided at the mansion.
Road Easily accessible from the A406 (junction for A12) and the M25 (junction 27 for M11, and follow on to the A406 East). Car parking is available at the mansion.
Car parking charges (With effect from 1st October 2011)
up to 1 hour: 70p / up to 2 hours: £1.30 / all day: £3