Facilities & access


  • Browse in the bookshop
  • Parking - coaches £20 unless bringing booked groups to house and garden
  • Suitable for school groups
  • Cycling - off-road cycling on the Knott area and hard surface roads only
  • Red and Fallow deer to spot in the park
  • Walks leaflets available from the information centre

Family & children

  • Baby-changing facilities
  • Front-carrying baby slings and hip-carrying infant seats for loan
  • Children's quiz/trail and activity packs
  • Children's play area


  • Separate mobility parking - enquire at admissions kiosk
  • Mobility toilet at house, garden and park
  • Virtual property tour
  • Minibus (with small step) from main car park to house on days house open
  • Building - many steps to entrance with handrail. Alternative accessible entrance. Four wheelchairs to hire. Stairs to other floors
  • Grounds - uneven and hard gravel paths, steep slopes, some cobbles. Some visitors may require assistance from their companion

Lyme Park access guide

Where to go and what to see at Lyme Park, House and Garden – tips for visitors with access requirements.

Lyme Park access map

Please use this map in conjunction with the access guide, downloadable from the link on the left.


  • Please ensure you use the BBQ area at the Knott Quarry to reduce the risk of fires
  • If you are unsure as to where the BBQ area is, please ask at the Information Centre in the main car park