Things to see & do

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Summer fun at Dyrham Park

A place to reflect

Throughout July and August the park, gardens and house are open daily - with a range of exciting events taking place, including lazy jazz on the lawn, inspiring talks and family nature trails.

This month, you can...

  • Spot the fallow deer and their new fawns
  • See the summer borders in the garden
  • Hunt for bee orchids in Whitefield wildflower meadow
  • Visit the beautiful 17th century mansion house
  • Complete the straw maze at Old Lodge
  • Listen to some lazy jazz in the garden

Dyrham at war

A wartime portait of Major Henry Wynter Blathwayt

Don't miss our new exhibition in the main house, Dyrham At War. Discover Dyrham's lost heroes of the First World War, including Major Henry Wynter Blathwayt, who would have inherited Dyrham.

Try rolling down a really big hill in the deer park © NTPL/Paul Harris

Try rolling down a really big hill in the deer park

50 things to do before you're 11¾

Have you heard about the 50 things challenge? Pick up a free booklet at Dyrham and see how many activities you can complete.

To help you get started, we've chosen the top ten things to try here in the park - so come along with your friends and see who'll be the first to complete all ten things...