ELTHAM PALACE & GARDENS
Court Yard, Eltham,
t: 020 8294 2548
• Discover Wellington memorabilia, including medals, trophies, silver plate and porcelain. • Browse information compiled to commemorate the 2015 bicentenary of the victory which brought peace to Europe after 23 years of conflict. • View one of London’s finest art collections, including paintings by Velazquez, Rubens, Goya, Breughel and Titian. • Wonder at the grandiose state dining room, with its breathtaking crystal chandelier and silver-gilt Portuguese tableware service. ITINERARY IDEA Complete your visit by crossing to Wellington Arch opposite. Built to proclaim Wellington’s defeat of Napoleon, it’s crowned by Europe’s largest bronze sculpture.
For a day out packed with glamour, combine a visit to Eltham Palace with a trip to nearby Ranger’s House and the glittering Wernher Collection of medieval and Renaissance artworks.