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The Hill House

Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s architectural masterpiece turns art into a home.

Getting here

Address The Hill House Upper Colquhoun Street Helensburgh G84 9AJ

The Hill House is off the A818, 23 miles north-west of Glasgow.

There is a train service from Glasgow to Helensburgh Central. The house is roughly 1½ miles from the train station, up a steep hill. There is a taxi rank outside the train station.

Contact information

Telephone: 01436 673900

Get directions

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Opening times

The Hill House
1 Jan–6 June 2019, closed Current period7 June–22 Dec, daily 10.00–17.00 23 Dec–2 Jan 2020, closed 3 Jan–20 Dec, daily 10.00–17.00 Last entry to the house is at 16.00

Entry prices

The Hill House
Adult
£12.50
Child
£5.50
Family
£28.00
One adult family
£17.00

Members go free

At all Trust places, admission is free for members.

Join from £4.00

Planning your visit

The Hill House and the Box are now open. 

There is a car park and parking is free. 

For more information about planning your visit please see our frequently asked questions.

Facilities

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3G/4G coverage
Accessible parking
Accessible toilet
Baby changing
Braille
Buggy access
Café
Children’s activities
Coach parking
Free member parking
Guided tour
Hearing loop
Highchair
Parking
Picnics
Shop
Toilet
Wheelchair access
Wi-Fi

Accessibility

  • There is an accessible toilet.
  • There is ramped access at the side of the house for wheelchair users.
  • The drawing room, main hallway, dining room, gift shop and tearoom are all wheelchair accessible. 
  • There is no wheelchair access to the upper floor, but a tablet showing images of the rooms is available.

We have an ongoing programme of accessible content development. Detailed accessibility guides for the most visited Trust places are available on our Accessibility pages as well as links to useful resources.

We’d love you to visit the Euan’s Guide website to review the accessibility of Trust places and tell us (and others) what’s good and where we need to do better.