A la Ronde

Important notice -

To ensure a place please book. If you want to turn up on the day you can still visit if we have capacity. From 22 August we will no longer be using the booking system. After that date please just turn up to visit within our normal opening hours.

Quirky 18th-century, 16 sided house with fascinating interior decoration and collections

A la Ronde

What's on

Pre book your visit to A la Ronde

Please note you need to book tickets to visit A la Ronde. Tickets are released every Thursday for the following fortnight.

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.

A la Ronde

Things to see and do

A la Ronde tea cosy knitting pattern

A la Ronde

Eating and shopping

Fancy that food trailer in the orchard at A la Ronde

Tasty treats

Visit Fancy That pop-up for award-winning street food using local produce, coffees, teas, cold drinks, and a wide variety of homemade hot and cold sandwiches and cakes. Enjoy your take-away under the trees in the orchard or gaze out on beautiful views from the lawn.

Leather bound books on the shelves in a National Trust library

Second-hand bookshop

With hundreds of books to browse. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue to look after A la Ronde forever, for everyone.

A la Ronde

History

Mid-19th-century child's painting of A la Ronde

Discover the past 

Find out how the construction of eccentric A la Ronde was inspired by an 18th-century tour of Europe. Learn more about the Parminter's daring tour around revolutionary Europe, from travelling through bandit filled forests to encounters with royalty including Marie Antoinette and the King of Prussia.

A la Ronde

Art and collections

Piranesi prints

A la Ronde's Collection 

Explore the full range of our collection and see the special items we care for at A la Ronde.

A la Ronde

Get involved

Garden volunteers

Volunteer and fundraising opportunities at A la Ronde 

Have you ever thought about volunteering? Volunteer with us at A la Ronde and help us protect and conserve this unique building for generations to come. Interested in fundraising? Find out what we raising money for this year.

A la Ronde

Join or give

A la Ronde

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at A la Ronde on the National Trust Collections website