Plan your visit

Valentines Mansion is open to the public on Sundays and Mondays, 10:30am to 4pm, free entry, throughout the year. With additional Open Days during the school holidays.

Full details about opening times and all events being held at Valentines Mansion and Gardens, car parking and accessibility are available from Vision RCL’s website.

If visiting the house , stop by the Gardener’s Cottage Café set within the mansion’s walled garden. The café is open 10am to 3:45pm every day, all year round.

Also, view the Dry Garden – officially opened by Her Majesty The Queen on 29 March 2012 and the first major piece of planting in Valentines park since the Rose Garden laid out by Sarah Ingleby in the 1870s.

Valentines Mansion - Access map

GETTING HERE
Tube Gants Hill Underground Station (Central Line). 5 minutes walk.
Rail Ilford National Rail, direct line from Liverpool Street Station.
Bus Take bus to stop ‘Valentines Mansion and Park’.
Cycle Cycle to the mansion through Valentines Park. Cycle racks are provided at the mansion.
Road Easily accessible from the A406 (junction for A12) and the M25 (junction 27 for M11, and follow on to the A406 East). Car parking is available at the mansion.

Valentines Mansion & Gardens, Emerson Rd, Ilford, IG1 4XA