Lyme Park, House and Garden

Glorious house, surrounded by gardens, moorland and deer park

Lyme Park, House and Garden

Things to see and do

Information on Lyme's Lymescapes winter exhibtion, Cheshire
Explore the landscape at Lyme National Trust Images/Matt Brown

Be inspired by the landscape this winter 

See how Lyme’s beautiful landscape has inspired artists and photographers throughout the centuries as part of this year's winter exhibition, ‘Lymescapes: a celebration of the landscape’.

Cyclists take a rest at Lyme, Cheshire
Be sure to take a minute to stop and take in the views National Trust Images/Arnhel de Serra

Enjoy the great outdoors 

Once an historic hunting estate, Lyme is home to ancient deer herds, stunning views and glorious countryside. Why not make the most of the 1400 acres of hills, moor and woodland? Try your hand at orienteering, join a running group or simply jump in puddles with your wellies on!

House and Garden

Lyme Park, House and Garden

What's on 

Family on a walk exploring the park at Lyme, Cheshire
Discover fun things for all the family at Lyme National Trust Images/Arnhel de Serra

What's on at Lyme this season 

The house may have been put to bed for the winter, but there is still plentry to do at Lyme in the colder months. From guided walks and crafty workshops to Deer Club and festive frivolities, there is something for everyone to enjoy!

Christmas carol singers in the courtyard at  Lyme, Cheshire
The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear National Trust Images

Festive fun 

Looking for that Christmassy feeling? If you are after carols, mulled wine and a rather large Christmas tree, we may be able to help.

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Eating and shopping

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Detail of the Lyme Caxton Missal, seen on display at Lyme, Cheshire
The beautiful detail created over five centuries ago National Trust Images

Preserved in print 

Find out more about the fascinating Lyme Missal, deemed the most important printed book in the National Trust.

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Large red deer stag on the moor with heather clad hills in background at Lyme, Cheshire
A rather magnificent looking chap, dont you think? National Trust Images/Graham Bowerbank

All creatures great and small 

There is an abundance of wildlife that call Lyme their home. From the magnificent deer that roam the moor to the robins that flutter from tree to tree in the garden, see who you can spot on your next visit.

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Two young girls studying insects and their reference books on the grass
You'll find lots to explore and discover at Lyme National Trust Images / Ian Shaw

Learning opportunities 

Little learners will love our facilitated sessions that make history come alive through play. The outdoors at Lyme offers so much for young learners to discover and explore, so find out what's on offer now!

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Get involved

Volunteers put their specialist skills to good use at Lyme, Cheshire
Lyme's volunteers have a range of skills that keep Lyme looking so good National Trust Images/Arnhel de Serra

Many hands make Lyme work

There are many ways you can become part of the team at Lyme and help keep this wonderful place ticking along. Fancy joining us?