Leighton House Museum

Leighton House Museum
12 Holland Park Road, London, W14 8LZ
  • Telephone 020 7602 3316
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  • Website www.rbkc.gov.uk/leightonhousemuseum

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Cello Song Tour

Joy Lisney violoncello James Lisney piano The acclaimed Lisney Duo will be performing a varied programme with romantic sonatas by Schubert and Brahms at its heart. The vigour and vitality of two sets of Beethoven variations and two short tasters from the twentieth century complete this concert which is part of a…

Sat 11 Mar

£22 some concessions / 020 7602 3316

Cendrillon: Pauline Viardot's Magical Salon Opera Of The Cinderella Story

As part of the Season devoted to women and their role as composers and the inspirations for operatic pieces, we bring a work by a lady who filled both of those roles. Pauline Viardot was a key 19th century singer, inspecting roles and music from her composer friends Berlioz, Chopin, saint-saens and Meyerbeer. She devoted…

Flaming June: A Masterpiece Comes Home

For the first time since it left for exhibition at the Royal Academy in 1895, Flaming June: A Masterpiece Comes Home (4 Nov 2016 - 2 April 2017) brings back this iconic work of nineteenth-century British art to the house in which it was painted and reunites it with the other pictures shown by Leighton in that year - his…

Wed 18 Jan

£12 (£6) / 020 7602 3316

Thu 19 Jan

£12 (£6) / 020 7602 3316

Fri 20 Jan

£12 (£6) / 020 7602 3316

…and 62 more dates until 2 Apr

Flaming June Curator-led Tours

For the first time since it left for exhibition at the Royal Academy in 1895, Leighton's iconic painting Flaming June will return to its former home along with the four other pictures shown by the artist that same year - his final submission, made only months before his death in 1896. Join Senior Curator, Daniel Robbins…

Tue 7 Mar

£20 / 020 7602 3316

Flaming June Guided Tours

For the first time since it left for exhibition at the Royal Academy in 1895, Leighton's iconic painting Flaming June will return to its former home along with the four other pictures shown by the artist that same year - his final submission, made only months before his death in 1896. Join our expert tour guides for a…

Thu 19 Jan

£15 / 020 7602 3316

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Flaming June: The Making Of An Icon

The return of the iconic 19th century British artworks by Leighton, which have recently exhibited at Museo de Arte de Ponce in Puerto Rico.

Wed 18 Jan

£12 (£10) / 020 7602 3316

Thu 19 Jan

£12 (£10) / 020 7602 3316

Fri 20 Jan

£12 (£10) / 020 7602 3316

…and 62 more dates until 2 Apr

Life-Drawing In Leighton's Grand Studio

To celebrate the return of Lord Leighton's iconic painting Flaming June to Leighton House Museum, along with the artist's four other submissions to the Royal Academy in 1895, the artist Ann Witheridge, founder of London Fine Art Studios, will lead a new series of her popular life-drawing sessions in the artist's Grand…

Tue 14 Mar

£30 / 020 7602 3316

Madeleine Mitchell And Friends

KCMS is delighted to welcome back Madeleine Mitchell, a KCMS Vice President, and Professor of violin at the RCM to perform with Friends and colleagues in a sumptuous programme of Anglo-French music that includes: Fauré: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A, Op.13 Milhaud: Suite for violin, clarinet and piano Bridge: Morceau…

Thu 2 Mar

£22 some concessions / 020 7602 3316

The Muse, A Play By Palimpsest

Following the sell-out success of The Muse during A Victorian Obsession exhibition (Leighton House Museum, November 2014 - April 2015), Leighton House Museum is delighted to be working again with Palimpsest theatre, film and web company to restage this multi-media play that explores the relationship between Frederic, Lord…

Wed 22 Mar

£27 / 020 7602 3316

Thu 23 Mar

£27 / 020 7602 3316

Fri 24 Mar

£27 / 020 7602 3316

…and 5 more dates until 30 Mar

The Phoenix Piano Trio

The Phoenix Piano Trio has established itself as one of the leading ensembles of today. They are regularly invited to perform at the Wigmore Hall, where they launched their first CD in 2012, and are described in "Strings Magazine" as having "a musical narrative of tremendous, involving depth." Jonathan Stone (violin…

Wed 8 Feb

£22 some concessions / 020 7602 3316

A Practical Colour Workshop

Taking place in Leighton's Grand studio, where the artist painted his most celebrated works, this three-hour workshop, led by Scott Pohlschmidt, Director of Lavender Hill Colours, explores the use of colour and fabric in Flaming June. Students will learn about the cadmium family - yellow, orange and red - a heavy metal…

Tue 14 Feb

£35 / 020 7602 3316

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