Charlotteville Charlotteville Jubilee Trust
The Spike Charlotteville Get Involved About Us

Telephone:  +44(0)1483 598420


Email: omgp@charlotteville.co.uk


Postal address:

for the Spike - Warren Road, Guildford, SURREY GU1 3JH

for Charlotteville Jubilee Trust - 12 Addison Road, Guildford, SURREY GU1 3QP

The Spike Heritage Centre will be closing for Winter on 30th November 2018 re-opening on 5th February 2019. To arrange a tour during this period please get in touch - 01483 598420

Christmas Morning at the Spike

Do something different on Christmas Day morning 2018 and come for a tour of the Guildford Spike one of the few remaining New Poor Law buildings to survive in Guildford.

Have a guided tour and sense the sounds and smells of the Casual Ward, find out what it must have been like to be an Edwardian casual worker or vagrant on Christmas Day morning.

Your tour will be followed with complimentary refreshments of mulled wine (or tea/coffee) and mince pies with a chance to chat with your fellow visitors and tour guide.


Tours last typically 1 hour and will start at 10:30 and 11:00.

Tickets £10 - Limited spaces booking is essential


Tickets are available on line click HERE

Or from:

Guildford Tourist Information

155 High Street, GU1 3AJ – 01483 444333

Or from:

Charlotteville Jubilee Trust

12 Addison Road, GU1 3QP - 01483 598420

Burns Night - The Workhouse Way


Your evening will start with a light reception of canapés and prosecco before you are piped into the dining area for your four course Burns Night Supper.  Once the biscuits, cheese and pudding have been dispensed with it will be time for some Ceilidh to live music by the Hogs Back Band.


Vegetarian and other dietary options are available on request.

There will be a licensed bar selling a good range of beverages and soft drinks.


The event starts at 19:00 with carriages at midnight


Booking is essential
Tickets £30  

(£25 for CJT members and volunteers when purchased from the Trust)

Available from:

Guildford Tourist Information
155 High Street, GU1 3AJ – 01483 444333

Or from:

Charlotteville Jubilee Trust

12 Addison Road, GU1 3QP - 01483 598420