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.

Call us on 01794 340757 to talk to us about your group's visit.

Join one of our walks and talks

Book a talk by one of our in house experts

Book a talk by one of our in house experts

Our walks and talks are led by our knowledgeable volunteer Outdoor Guides. Learn about the history of this interesting place with our welcome walk or get closer to nature with our wetland walk. If you would like to book your group onto one of these tours please phone ahead and let us know.

Food and drink

Book your group in for delicious food

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 in June 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.