Keats House

ADDRESS
10 Keats Grove, NW3 2RR
TELEPHONE
OPENING TIMES
Summer (1 March 2014 - 31 October): Tues-Sun 1pm – 5pm; Winter (1 November 2013 – 28 February): Fri-Sun 1pm – 5pm; Also open on Bank Holiday Mondays
PRICES
£5.50 (Adult), £3.50 (Concessions), FREE (Under 17s)

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Keats HouseJohn Keats spent two years from 1818 to 1820 at Keats House, formerly known as Wentworth Place and now named after the Romantic poet. Reopened on 24th July 2009 after nearly two years closure, the rooms have been updated so that more artefacts from the collection of letters, manuscripts and relics relating to Keats can be displayed. These include the engagement ring Keats gave to Fanny Brawne, the girl next door whom he fell in love with. The Keats House building we see today is a combination of their houses, originally two semi-detached houses - this stunning Grade I Regency villa is far superior to the humble abode Keats would have known when he lived here. Sadly the lovers never married and it was from this house that he travelled to Rome, on the advice of his doctor. The moved failed to save him from tuberculosis and he died aged just 25. But it was while living here in rural Hampstead that Keats wrote the bulk of his most admired work and penned his famous 'Ode to a Nightingale' from under a plum tree in the garden. The gardens too been renovated with early 19th† century species reintroduced around the Mulberry tree which would have been there in Keats' time. As you'd expect, poetry is promoted and appreciated here through regular poetry readings, residencies and educational events.

Keats House events

Afternoon Poems: Love Is...Afternoon Poems: Love Is...Love is many things to many people. On this Valentine's weekend we invite you to come and explore Keats House and experience the poetry of love, performed by the Keats House Poetry Ambassadors.2016-02-13T15:00:00+00002016-02-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Afternoon Poems: Love Is...
Valentine's Day At Keats HouseValentine's Day At Keats HouseJoin us for a special evening view of the most romantic house in London.2016-02-14T18:00:00+00002016-02-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Valentine's Day At Keats House
Templar Poetry Live: Dawn Wood And Tom KellyTemplar Poetry Live: Dawn Wood And Tom KellyJoin us to launch two new Templar collections.2016-02-16T19:00:00+00002016-02-16T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Free EventOn Soon
Templar Poetry Live: Dawn Wood And Tom Kelly
Family Day: There Was A Naughty BoyFamily Day: There Was A Naughty BoyMeet reckless boys, rebellious girls and beastly babies (and a scary parent or two) in our joint event with the Keats Community Library for World Book Week.2016-02-21T13:00:00+00002016-02-21T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Free EventOn Soon
Family Day: There Was A Naughty Boy
Keats In Hampstead Guided WalkKeats In Hampstead Guided Walk2016-02-27T11:00:00+00002016-02-27T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Keats In Hampstead Guided Walk
Bring Out Your Inner AnimalBring Out Your Inner AnimalA Keats House Poets workshop with Dean Atta and Deanna Rodger exploring your character and personality through animal metaphors.2016-02-28T14:00:00+00002016-02-28T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Bring Out Your Inner Animal
Earth And Air: Three Romantic PoetsEarth And Air: Three Romantic PoetsThis workshop with Dr Hugh Epstein will explore poems by Wordsworth, Coleridge and Keats.2016-03-05T11:00:00+00002016-03-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Earth And Air: Three Romantic Poets
Keats, Women And Wentworth Place, A Guided TourKeats, Women And Wentworth Place, A Guided TourJoin us on International Women's Day for a day devoted to Keats's female circle.2016-03-08T13:30:00+00002016-03-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Free EventOn Soon
Keats, Women And Wentworth Place, A Guided Tour
¬‘O The Torments!' John Keats In Love¬‘O The Torments!' John Keats In LoveA reading of poems and letters by the Keats House Poetry Ambassadors.2016-03-08T14:00:00+00002016-03-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Free EventOn Soon
¬‘O The Torments!' John Keats In Love
Les Belles DamesLes Belles DamesAn evening viewing of Keats House with a reading of poems and letters about the women in Keats's life.2016-03-08T19:00:00+00002016-03-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Keats House, 10† Keats Grove† † † NW3 2RR
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Les Belles Dames

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Today (Friday) Keats House closes at 17.00

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LondonTown.com - Keats House Location Map

Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Belsize Park Tube Station
8 minutes walk
Hampstead Tube Station
8 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Car Parks

Car Parks

St John's Wood Masterpark
29 minutes walk

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2 Willow Road
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
2 Willow Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Keats House
Managed by the National Trust, 2 Willow Road is, in fact, a Modernist terrace of three Hampstead houses originally designed and inhabited by Hungarian architect Erno ... More
Hampstead Town Hall
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Haverstock Hill, NW3 | 6 minutes from Keats House
This Victorian building, now home to the InterChange Trust - a charitable organisation which helps disadvantaged young people - was erected by public subscription in 1878. ... More
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Burgh House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
New End Square, NW3 | 7 minutes from Keats House
Set in the heart of Hampstead Village, Burgh House is a Queen Anne, Grade I listed, building with a terraced garden and licensed basement buttery serving ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Keats House

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Keats House
Rona Hart School of Dance
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel Hall, Rosslyn Hill, Hampstead, NW3 | 4 minutes from Keats House
Club for Children ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hampstead Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
New End Square, NW3 | 7 minutes from Keats House
Housed on the first floor of Burgh House, Hampstead Museum charts the history of the north London borough from prehistoric times to today. Redesigned in 2006, ... More
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Events near Keats House

Near Keats House
On Soon
Afternoon Poems: Love Is...
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: Saturday 13th February 2016 - 3pm-4pm
Keats House, 10 Keats Grove, NW3 | Same location as Keats House
Love is many things to many people. On this Valentine's weekend we invite you to come and explore Keats House and experience the poetry of love, ...More
On Soon
Valentine's Day At Keats House
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: Sunday 14th February 2016 - 6pm-8pm
Keats House, 10 Keats Grove, NW3 | Same location as Keats House
Join us for a special evening view of the most romantic house in London....More
On Soon
Templar Poetry Live: Dawn Wood And Tom Kelly
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: Tuesday 16th February 2016 - 7pm-8.30pm
Keats House, 10 Keats Grove, NW3 | Same location as Keats House
Join us to launch two new Templar collections....More
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Entertainment near Keats House

Near Keats House
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead
London > Entertainment >
3 Pilgrims Place, NW3 | 4 minutes from Keats House
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Screen on the Hill
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Haverstock Hill, NW3 | 5 minutes from Keats House
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Shopping near Keats House

The best shops and markets near Keats House
Magnus
London > Shopping > Shoes
63 South End Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Keats House
Large Size Shoes ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Happy Returns
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
36 Rosslyn Hill, NW3 | 3 minutes from Keats House
A wonderful little toy shop favoured by classy Hampstead families it offers a range of different toys. You'll be pleased to know they stock Jellycat ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rosslyn Delicatessen
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
56 Rosslyn Hill, NW3 | 5 minutes from Keats House
Winner of Best London Deli 2004 (The Independent) and Delicatessen of the Year 2004, 2005 and 2006 (LBC), this historic Hampstead institution is a food lover's ... More
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Restaurants near Keats House

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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mimmo La Bufala
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
45a South End Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Keats House
With its chic and elegant style, Mimmo La Bufala is nestled in London's fashionable Hampstead. Specialising in Italian cuisine, the menu is heavily inspired by dishes ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fratelli la Bufala
London > Restaurants >
40 Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D | 1 minute from Keats House
... More
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The Roebuck
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
15 Pond St, NW3 | 2 minutes from Keats House
In an area saturated with excellent informal dining, the Roebuck more than holds its own, with a short menu of classic gastropub fare, most of it ... More
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Education near Keats House

Near Keats House
Maria Montessori Training Organisation
London > Education > Professional Training
26 Lyndhurst Gardens, NW3 | 5 minutes from Keats House
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Language Studies International, Hampstead
London > Education > English Language Courses
13 Lyndhurst Terrace, NW3 | 7 minutes from Keats House
Under £200pw. Maximum class size 14, average 10. Free social program.... More
Connoisseur
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Wedderburn Road, NW3 | 7 minutes from Keats House
Wine courses... More
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Leisure near Keats House

Keats House gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
South End Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
South End Road, Hampstead, NW3 | 1 minute from Keats House
... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lower Fairground Site
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
East Heath Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Keats House
The Lower Fairground Site on East Heath Road next to Hampstead Heath houses the marquee for the Hampstead Affordable Art Fair, held here in June. The ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Yoga (Hampstead)
London > Leisure > Fitness
213 Haverstock Hill, NW3 | 6 minutes from Keats House
The London School of Yoga attempts to demystify Yoga, eliminating the intimidating jargon and self-important ritual that so often attaches itself to the activity. Skilled instructors, ... More
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Pubs near Keats House

The best pubs near London Keats House.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Roebuck
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
15 Pond St, NW3 | 2 minutes from Keats House
In an area saturated with excellent informal dining, the Roebuck more than holds its own, with a short menu of classic gastropub fare, most of it ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wells Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
30 Well Walk, NW3 | 6 minutes from Keats House
Take an elegant, Georgian building on a side street in Hampstead - a sauntering five minutes walk away from the heath - add a chilled-out pub ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Flask
London > Nightlife > Pubs
14 Flask Walk, NW3 | 7 minutes from Keats House
The historic Flask pub in Hampstead used to be called the Thatched House at the beginning of the 18th century when Hampstead was a rural village ... More
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Nightlife near Keats House

Keats House clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Bar Room Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
48 Rosslyn Hill, NW3 | 3 minutes from Keats House
Big screen on premises. Brb... More
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Meeting venue hire near Keats House

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Keats House.
Pax Lodge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Olave Centre, 12c Lyndhurst Road, NW35PQ | 4 minutes from Keats House
... More
Burgh House
London > Business > Venue Hire
New End Square, Hampstead, NW3 | 7 minutes from Keats House
Set in the heart of Hampstead Village, Burgh House is a Queen Anne, Grade I listed, building with a terraced garden and licensed basement buttery serving ... More

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