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A working estate still guided by the seasons, with an impressive mansion and Home Farm

The mansion, at the heart of this estate, is evidence of Elsie Bambridge's success in creating a home.

Intimate rooms contrast with beautiful and unexpected Georgian interiors, including Soane's breathtaking Yellow Drawing Room and wonderful plunge bath. The fascinating basement corridor offers a glimpse into life below stairs.

Stroll around the colourful parterre garden and wander through the Pleasure Grounds to the walled garden, abundant with fruit, vegetables and herbaceous borders.

Home Farm contrasts the traditional farmyard with the noisy modern piggery and cattle sheds.

Stride out across the landscape park, among the rare-breed cattle, and imagine the previous owners planning their visions of grand avenues and spectacular vistas.

Head for heights?

Get a great view of the Hall and surrounding park from the scaffold, on our NEW free Scaffold Tours and find out more about its conservation from our volunteers.

Great British Walk

Enjoy a Great British Walk

From a Bramble Ramble, to Autumn colours or even our Woodland Throne Walk join one of our expert guides or download or Folly walk and take yourself on a ramble around the estate.

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BikeBus Explorer

BikeBus Explorer at Wimpole Estate

NEW The BikeBus Explorer will stop at Wimpole on a Sunday and Bank Holidays traveling from Cambridge and surrounding villages, put your bike on the back and away you go.

BikeBus to Wimpole

Planning your day

  • Stable Block, Restaurant and Gardens open daily 10am-5pm
  • Home Farm open  daily 10.30am-5pm
  • Wimpole Hall open Sat-Thurs for free-flow visiting from 11am
  • Last entry to the house is 4.30pm and it closes at 5pm
  • Dogs are welcome in the park and the Stable Block, but not in the house, gardens or at Home Farm. Assistance dogs are welcome everywhere
  • Please don't leave your dog in the car. It can get surprisingly warm, even when not sunny
  • Our fields are grazed by livestock throughout the year, so please keep your dog on a lead 

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