Mompesson House

Homely and welcoming 18th century townhouse in Salisbury's Cathedral Close

Mompesson House

Things to see and do

Lots of beautiful purple wisteria in Mompesson garden

The house and garden  

Explore the quintessential Queen Anne townhouse then relax in the tranquil walled garden.

Front view of Mompesson House

Cathedral Close walk 

A gentle walk around Salisbury's historic Cathedral Close.

Mompesson House

What's on 

Upcoming events

Rena Gardiner - All Her Own Work

Wed 29 Jun 2016
11:00-17:00
For years, renowned artist and printmaker, Rena Gardiner (1929-1999), produced illustrated books and pamphlets about the history of National Trust properties and other special places from her cottage at Tarrant Monkton in Dorset. Salisbury, and...

Volunteer Open Day

Thu 30 Jun 2016
11:00-13:00
For the first time Mompesson will be open every day during the summer holidays. We are currently looking for more room guides to join our friendly team. If you would like to find out more please come to our Volunteer Open Day. You will be able to...

The Mandolin Group

Sat 23 Jul 2016
11:30-16:00
A visit from The Mandolin Group, who will be playing in the garden throughout the afternoon, weather permitting.

Croquet

Sun 31 Jul 2016
11:00-16:30
Join us for a game of croquet on the lawn, with experts on hand throughout the day. Free to National Trust members.

Family art and print-making activities

Thu 04 Aug 2016
11:00-16:00
For the first time, Mompesson House and Garden will be open seven days a week during the school holidays. To celebrate, and inspired by our exhibition of the work of Rena Gardiner, come and join us for family art and print-making fun. The...

A Georgian Christmas at Mompesson House

Sat 26 Nov 2016
11:00-15:30
Come and join us as we celebrate a traditional Georgian Christmas. Explore the downstairs rooms and discover how the different families who lived at Mompesson during the Georgian era would have celebrated Christmas. Enjoy mince pies and mulled...
Mompesson House

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Entrance Hall and impressive front door

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Get in touch with the team at Mompesson House to find out how we can accommodate your visiting group.