Things to see & do

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Lambing time

Wimpole lamb looking through the hurdle © C Hayburn

Wimpole lamb looking through the hurdle

Due to when Easter falls, our Lambing time is a little later than usual this year, from 7-26 April, so after the you've eaten your Easter eggs, visit Wimpole Home Farm to see all our fluffy new arrivals.

Spring flowers

Daffodils blooming in the Walled Garden at Wimpole © C.Hayburn

Daffodils blooming in the Walled Garden at Wimpole

With thousands of daffodils planted in the last ten years, plus fruit blossom, species tulips and fritillaries, the gardens here are a sight to behold in the Spring sunshine.

Top ten 50 things at Wimpole

Go on a really long bike ride at Wimpole © Antony Mottershead

Go on a really long bike ride at Wimpole

We've picked out just ten highlights of the 50 things you can do at Wimpole, there are more, see how many you can tick off.

Events

Magical outdoor theatre © Cambridge Touring Theatre

Wimpole holds a variety of events throughout the year, from outdoor theatre to tomato festivals, tours of the hall closets and ferreting courses. There are lots of opportunities for you to discover, learn and play.

To find an event for you

A little bit extra

  •  © Wimpole

    Facilities

    At the Stable Block, find the ticket office, toilets, shops, café and membership informati...

  • Follow these tips on how to find a geocache © National Trust

    Find a geocache

    Explore the parkland, borrow a gps from the ticket office.

  • Whilst visiting Lacock there are plenty of family trails to complete © Arnhel de Serra

    Family trails

    Have a go with our free mob cap or top hat trail and discover the secrets at Wimpole Hall.

Coming up...

Daffodils in the Pleasure Grounds at Wimpole

  • Until 26 Apr - Lambing Time
  • 22 Apr - Wednesday Walk - Folly
  • 23 Apr - Dog walking group
  • 25 Apr - Blacksmiths Course
  • 26 April - Nordic Walking
  • 29 Apr - Wednesday Walk - Chalk ridge

 

Walking

Wimpole’s parkland and wider estate make it ideal for walking. The variety of landscape includes woodland paths, lakes and fields, all with magnificent views.  There are a number of guided walks during the week, see what's on for further details.

Cycling

There are three cycle routes to choose from that let you discover the views and landscapes of Wimpole. Suited for all abilities from beginner to cycling pros there is something for everybody, so get your bike and enjoy.

Geocaching

There are five geocaches to find around the Estate with three routes to suit all abilities. Ask at reception to hire a GPS unit or go out and use your own.

Don't miss our Geocache weekend 2 & 3 May

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