Garrick’s Temple to Shakespeare

Temple- detail of work by Eric Fraser
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Head Office
Garrick's Villa, Hampton, Middlesex
PUBLIC OPENING TIMES
Normal opening hours: Sunday afternoons (14.00-17.00) from Sunday 7th April 2024 until Sunday 27th October 2024. Garden: Daily throughout the year, 7.30am to dusk. Special group visits can be arranged at other times.

HOW TO FIND US
The Temple is in Hampton, Middlesex, TW12 2EJ. It is situated opposite Garrick's Villa in the public gardens (Garrick's Lawn) between the A308 (Hampton Court Road) and the banks of the river Thames. To find the Temple on Google Maps, search for ‘Garrick Temple, London’

CAR
A308 from Kingston via Hampton Court or from M3, Junction 1. Limited parking in nearby streets.

TRAINS
From Waterloo and Clapham Junction: To Hampton Court terminus, then walk or R68 bus. or To Hampton on line to Shepperton (do not alight at Hampton Wick) then walk or 111 or 216 bus to “Garrick Villa”.

BUSES
The following buses stop close to the Temple at bus stop “Garrick Villa”. R68 Richmond to Hampton Court. 111 Kingston to Heathrow. 216 Kingston to Staines.
OPEN HOUSE FESTIVAL 2024
As part of ‘Open House Festival 2024’ the Temple will be open on Sundays 15th and 22nd September between the extended hours of 12 noon and 5pm. Tea, coffee & cake will be served in the Loggia.

BOOKINGS AND SPECIAL VISITS
The Temple can be booked for arts related events and special visits. For any enquiries please email garrickstempletoshakespeare@gmail.com.
All private hires are at the discretion of and subject to the approval of the Garrick's Temple Trustees and Management.

EVENTS
For events administration please email: garrickstempletoshakespeare@gmail.com

DONATIONS
If you would like to support the Temple with a charitable donation click here
GARRICK’S TEMPLE TO SHAKESPEARE TRUST
Registered Charity No. 1107200

Patrons: Sir Geoffrey Cass, Michael Frayn, Sir Derek Jacobi, Robert Pennant Jones, Sir Ian McKellen, Trustees: Prunella Scales CBE, Claire Tomalin, Timothy West CBE.

Trustees: Sue Bell, Professor John Davis, Hilary Dodman, Nathalie France, Rupert Nichol, Councillor Suzette Nicholson, Dermot Taylor, Paul Velluet, Professor Richard Wilson.
CHARITABLE DONATIONS
To make a charitable donation please click here to access our Givealittle donation page. Alternatively make a bank transfer payment to CAF Bank, sort code 40-52-40, account no. 00014584 or send a cheque made payable to 'Garrick’s Temple to Shakespeare Trust' to S. Bell, 3 Waterhouse Court, 66 Walpole Road, Teddington TW11 8TQ.
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
The line drawing of the Temple in the banner is a detail from the drawing "Garrick's Temple of Shakespeare & Church at Hampton 1769" by Eric Fraser. Used here with the kind permission of Geoffrey Fraser.

Photograph 'Temple in Snow and Sunshine', Lewis Lloyd.

Photographs by kind permission of Mark Goodman www.moleseylife.co.uk and www.accomplish.co.uk
Home page: 'View of Temple, St Mary's Church, and Garrick's Villa',‘
History page: View from the Temple steps towards the the river Thames’ and ‘Path leading to the Temple’,

Two paintings by Johan Zoffany, 'The Shakespeare Temple at Hampton House, with Mr and Mrs David Garrick' and 'The Garden at Hampton House, with Mr and Mrs David Garrick Taking Tea' , reproduced by courtesy of The Garrick Club, London,
www.garrickclub.co.uk

‘Marble statue of Shakepseare by Roubiliac’, photograph reproduced by the kind permission of Calotype46.

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