Turner's House in Twickenham

Turner's House in Twickenham

At a glance

Causes

  • Arts
  • Museums / heritage

Other details

Geographical remit: 
Local

Objectives

Turner's House is a charitable trust that every day tries to engage the community and share the history of J.M.W. Turner, one of the greatest English painters, in Twickenham. Sandycombe Lodge was built by 1813 to the designs of England’s great landscape painter, J.M.W. Turner; working here as his own architect to create a quiet retreat for himself, away from the pressures of the London art world.   

Activities

Everyday Turner's House welcome visitors from the local area and other London boroughs, trying to give them the best of experience so they can enjoy the special feature and story of the house that JMW Turner designed for himself. Turner's House also regularly organise events to engage the local community.

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