Dr Jenner's House and Garden

Dr Jenner's House and Garden
The Chantry
GL13 9BH






01453 810631


01453 811690

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Dr Jenner's House
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It was from this house in 1796 that Edward Jenner pioneered a vaccination against smallpox and it changed the world.
During his life he was also fascinated by geology, ballooning, poetry and natural history.

Visit this world important site. Find out about Dr Jenner’s life, his hopes, the setbacks and how he changed the world. Immerse yourself in this beautiful, rural country home and explore where history was made.

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Opening hours

We will be open to the public from 12 noon -5.00pm Sunday - Wednesday from Sunday 6th April until Sunday 5th October 2014.

In addition we will be open at the same times on Saturdays in July and August, and also from 26th-29th October 2014.

We are open year-round to schools and groups, by arrangement, and have a varied programme of workshops, talks and special events and other activities running throughout the year.

Admission charges

Adults: £6.95, Concessions (60+): £5.95, Students £5.95, Child: £3.95 (Children under 5 are free), Family: (2 adults and up to 3 children): £15.95


  • National Trust
  • English Heritage
  • Museums Association

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