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About valentinesmansion

Discover a beautiful country house and gardens in the heart of Ilford. Visit the recreated Victorian kitchen and Georgian rooms, with gorgeous views over surrounding parkland. Enjoy contemporary art exhibitions and installations. Explore the stunning historic gardens. Bring the whole family for hands-on games, activities and discovery trails. FREE ENTRY Hire the Mansion...Valentines Mansion is a truly unique venue in a beautiful setting. With its elegant period rooms, grand staircase and enchanting walled gardens, this Grade II* listed building, is perfect for a whole host of functions, from weddings and celebrations to corporate events. The Mansion and its rooms can be hired either individually or exclusively and we work with a fine selection of caterers to ensure a first-class experience for you and your guests. Call us on 020 8708 8100 to find out more.

A Weekend of Well Being at Valentines Mansion

Our annual Mind Body, Spirit Fair is back, and this time it’s going to be bigger and better than ever! This year, for the first time, the fair will take place over two days – that’s a whole weekend of … Continue reading

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Half Term at Valentines Mansion – It’s going to be spooktacular!

Half Term at Valentines Mansion – It’s going to be spooktacular! With half term fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking about fun ways to entertain the kids during their time off from school. Worry not, Valentines Mansion have it … Continue reading

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The Mansion Through Young Artists Eyes

The 10th year of opening celebrations continue at Valentines Mansion with an exhibition which will showcase the talent of a group of young artists, some as young as 6 years of age. The four day exhibition, ‘The Mansion Through Young … Continue reading

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Try your hand at textile printing

Artlab are back this Autumn with a series of creative workshops for adults. Next on the list is the chance to try block printing – the ancient technique used for printing images and text on to fabrics. Artlab is a … Continue reading

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Young Photographer of the Year returns to Valentines Mansion

In 2016, the Natural History Museum of London ran its annual Young Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition and the winner was none other than a local resident of Redbridge. Just 16 years of age at the time, Gideon Knight … Continue reading

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Master the art of floristry at Valentines Mansion

Get creative in the new floral masterclass at Valentines Mansion. Led by a qualified florist, not only will this class be great fun, but also the chance to learn a skill for life. Paying tribute to the colourful history of … Continue reading

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It’s Party Time at Valentines Mansion!

Valentines Mansion turned 10 this year and the celebrations continue this summer with a big party for little visitors. With all the things that make a fantastic children’s party, this not-to-be-missed event promises to be a great day out for … Continue reading

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An Artistic Tribute to Ten Years

Valentines Mansion will come alive during the summer with celebratory art, made by some of the most talented artists in the borough. In celebration of the grade II* building having been open to the public for 10 years, the Mansions’ … Continue reading

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Schools almost out and the fun’s about to start at Valentines Mansion

Don’t worry about having to keep the kids entertained during the school holidays, bring them over to Valentines Mansion & Gardens! We’ll be open an extra two days each week during August, meaning even more fun days out at the … Continue reading

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Valentines Mansion – Celebrating a Decade

Ten years have passed since Valentine’s Mansion opened its doors to the public for the very first time. Since that Valentine’s Day in 2009 when thousands of visitors queued excitedly for their first glimpse of the newly restored building, the … Continue reading

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