Apsley House was the home of the Duke of Wellington since 1778 and has changed very little since his victory at Waterloo in 1815. The Duke fought 60 battles during his military career and never lost a single one.
Open: Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 4 pm (Closed December 24, 25, 26, 28, 31 January 1).
Price: Adult £9.30, Child (5-15 years) £5.60, Concession £8.40, Family (2 adults, 3 children) £24.20. Visit The House and Wellington Arch, Adult £10, Child £6.
Where is The House? It is a 2 minute walk from Hyde Park Corner station in zone 1. Hyde Park serves the Piccadilly line.
What is nearby on foot? Wellington Arch 3 mins, Australian War Memorial 3 mins, Machine Gun Corps Memorial 2 mins, Buckingham Palace 10 mins, Saint James Park 14 mins, Marlborough House 17 mins.
Did you know? Apsley House has paintings by Diego Velazquez (1599-1620) and Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640).