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Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

From Golders Green (Northern line) underground station stop GJ, catch bus 210. It runs frequently and soon stops at Vale of Heath/Kenwood House; walk a few steps back up the road to find the gate. From Archway (Northern line) or Finsbury Park (Victoria and Piccadilly lines) underground station (both stop C), get off bus 210 at Highgate Compton Avenue / Kenwood House and walk a few steps forward to find gate.

There are trains to Finsbury Park station from Hertford, Cambridge, Welwyn Garden City, Kings Cross and beyond. Follow signs to bus station.

You could also walk across beautiful Hampstead Heath to Kenwood, about 1½ miles from either Hampstead Heath station or Gospel Oak station, both on the Overground line, with trains from Stratford, Barking Richmond or Clapham Junction. Or walk through the heath from Kentish Town train station.

Use our journey planner to get the best route from where you are.

Cyclists welcome - plan your route here

Free entry. Car-free visitors avoid parking fees.

Here’s some information on accessibility on buses and trains.

About Kenwood

With a splendid view across Hampstead Heath, elegant Kenwood houses a world-class collection of paintings, including works by Reynolds and Gainsborough, Rembrandt and Frans Hals, alongside Vermeer’s luminous Guitar Player.

For any queries about visiting contact Kenwood on 0370 333 1181 or customers@english-heritage.org.uk

Address: Hampstead Lane, Hampstead, Greater London, NW3 7JR. Visit Website