Burgh House

Date of building: 1704

New End Square

Making a visit

Email: info@burghhouse.org.uk
Phone: 020 7431 0144
Website: http://www.burghhouse.org.uk

Burgh House is a beautiful grade I listed house in the heart of Hampstead, built c. 1704. It’s open to the public as a local history museum, art gallery, recital venue, shop and cafe. The Hampstead Museum on the first floor houses permanent displays and temporary exhibitions on Hampstead History. The House can be hired for weddings, events, meetings, exhibitions and concerts.

Significant Inhabitants

Dr William Gibbons, Elsie Bambridge, Royal Middlesex Militia

Opening Hours

House & Museum: 12-5pm Wednesday-Friday & Sunday.  Buttery Café 11am-5.30pm Wednesday - Friday, 9.30am-5.30pm Saturday & Sunday.  Visit the Burgh House website for our full listing of events, concerts and exhibitions.

Entry Fee


Access Information

Wheelchair access to Basement level Buttery Cafe is via a wheelchair lift; access to ground floor (shop, event venue, art gallery, accessible toilet) via back Gallery Entrance. We regret that there is no wheelchair access to the first floor museum.


Rail: Hampstead Heath

Tube: Hampstead 

Bus: 46, 268


Period rooms yes
Museum Exhibition yes
Café yes
Education program yes
Wheelchair access yes
Disabled toilets yes
Baby Changing yes
Public Events yes
Private Room Hire yes
Shop yes