In order to reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection please do not use the handrail unless necessary.
As the next room on the tour is closed, please go straight to Stop 18.
OK, here’s a question for you. What are the banisters on the stairs made of?
They look like bamboo!
They look like bamboo, but remember George likes to play tricks on his guests.
So they’re made of spaghetti?
Very funny. The uprights are made of iron, and the handrails are made of mahogany, but it’s all painted to look like bamboo.
When we get to the top of the stairs we need to turn right.