Wimpole Estate

Important notice -

The adventure playground is closed until 25 July for some refurbishment. The farm bale maze and tractor play area will still be available for all to use.

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

Wimpole Estate

Things to see and do

Wimpole Estate

What's on 

Coming up

Upcoming events

June Bloom

Wed 29 Jun 2016
10:00-17:00
12 acres, 180,000 bulbs planted along meandering pathways, Walled Garden, guided tours and more.

Scene: a new way of looking

Wed 29 Jun 2016
10:30-17:00
Celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown with major contemporary installation by NEON, an award-winning design practice that seeks to explore new territories between architecture, design and art.

Yoga on the East Lawn at Wimpole

Thu 30 Jun 2016
10:45-11:45
Join yoga teacher Rebecca Agouropoulos outdoors on the East Lawn for open level Yoga £8 per session if six classes bought, £8.50 pay on the day. Thursdays 10.40am-11.40am

Terrific Tree Walk - Wimpole Gardens

Thu 30 Jun 2016
14:15-15:15
Join our garden volunteers on a one hour guided stroll through the gardens to find out about some of our most interesting, unusual and rare trees. Walks take place on Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri at 2.15pm, subject to volunteer availability.

Capability Brown "CB300 exclusive" guided walk

Fri 01 Jul 2016
11:00-12:30
Discover how Capability Brown altered Wimpole's landscape in this guided walk around the parkland.

Opera in the Gardens: Purcell's King Arthur

Sat 02 Jul 2016
18:30-21:00
Eboracum Baroque are joined by Horrible Histories author, Terry Deary in this magical new production of Purcell's semi-opera, King Arthur. Bring a rug or something to sit on and relax with a picnic in the beautiful Old Rectory Restaurant Garden.
Wimpole Estate

Eating and shopping

Wimpole Estate

Wildlife

Wimpole Estate

Our work

Wimpole Folly

Conserve and protect 

Discover the skills and techniques we use to care for and maintain our special place for generations to come.

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Get involved

Some of the garden volunteers at Wimpole

Join our team 

Join the Wimpole team to learn new skills, make friends and enjoy a variety of experiences.

Wimpole Estate

Learning

Exploring Wimpole with your school

Discover a different way to learn 

Discover the rare breeds on our farm and the history of our estate as you follow our professional or self-led tours.

Wimpole Estate

Venue hire

Celebrate your wedding at Wimpole Hall

Hire our special place 

Host your own event at this unique working estate, from your civil ceremony or wedding reception to a family celebration or a corporate event, we will help you create the perfect celebration.