Kelmscott House

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26 Upper Mall Hammersmith
Greater London
W6 9TA

Kelmscott House was William Morris's home from 1878-96 and is close to the premises of his Kelmscott Press, founded in 1890.

Further information

Opening Hours:

The basement and coach house, which serve as headquarters for the William Morris Society, are open to the public on Thursdays and Saturday from 2-5pm, or by prior arrangement. The entrance is down the steps leading from the driveway. Kelmscott House itself is a private house and not open to the public.



Upcoming events:

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Facilities and services


  • Library with public access
  • Meeting room available
  • Object study facilities available (enquire in advance)
  • Research facilities for academics
  • Shop
  • Study facilities
  • Toilets for disabled
  • Wheelchair access to some public areas


  • Academic publications and resources available
  • Adult lectures and courses held
  • Brochure or leaflet available with directions to museum
  • Direct teaching services for schools
  • Object identification and/or written enquiry service
  • Public access available to collections information
  • Teaching/resources available for HE/FE students

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