Things to see & do

Come and explore

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What's on

Take a look at our events programme to enjoy family trails, venture behind the scenes and discover secrets from the past. You’re bound to find something of interest.

For families

Explore and get closer to nature in the Pleasure Grounds and park; there's plenty of wildlife to spot and look out for the wooden animals hiding in the Pleasure Grounds. We've got lots of family events too.

Snapshot tours

On a Thursday and Friday (when the house is closed) join a guided 'snapshot' tour and delve deeper into history or venture behind the scenes.

Archaeology exhibition

The outcome of our year-long archaeology project is now being exhibited in the servants' quarters. Come and discover the lost past of Petworth House and Park. You can visit the exhibition seven days a week.

Stroll around town

Lombard Street is just a few steps from Petworth House

Lombard Street is just a few steps from Petworth House

Petworth town is just a few minutes stroll from our Church Lodge entrance. The historic market town boasts picturesque streets and is home to a wide range of shops and antique centres.