Plan your group day out today © Arnhel de Serra

Plan your group day out today

A great place to visit

Whether your group is planning to soak up the atmosphere of our famous rose collection in the summer or is looking for a special day out to explore our house and grounds, our aim is to give you a warm welcome all year round.  Take a look at the highlights of our exhibitions and events we have planned for 2014 to make the most of your visit.

Book a specialist talk

Book a talk by one of our in house experts

Book a talk by one of our in house experts

Our specialist talks showcase the expertise here and give a unique insight into the property. They are led by our experienced and knowledgeable team including the Gallery Curator, Head Gardener, Head of Countryside and our General Manager, Paul.

Food and drink

You can eat well here, in the Kitchen Café, the ice-cream parlour or the seasonal refreshment kiosk by the walled garden.  Reserve our marquee which seats 60 for private lunches and cream teas .

House and gallery

So much to see from our 800 year old vaulted cellarium, to Whistler’s extraordinary drawing room. Don't forget to visit the gallery displaying works from traditional watercolours to contemporary art.

The gardens

Horticulturalists will enjoy the grounds designed by some of the greatest names in horticultural history. From the Winter Garden to spring bulbs, spectacular roses to autumn colour you'll never be disappointed.

Rose season

Visit in June to see the magnificent roses in the walled garden

The two walled gardens are home to our world famous rose collection created by horticulturalist Graham Stuart Thomas. Book a visit in June to see them.