18th-Century house set within a magnificent landscape garden, still home to the Carew Pole family


What's on

Upcoming events

Twilight ramble

Mon 21 Oct 2019
See Antony’s landscape in a different light as you search for creatures of the night with National Trust gardener, Brian Langley.

Halloween pumpkin trail

Tue 22 Oct 2019
Hunt for the pesky pumpkins hidden around the garden and make your way to the spooky finale.

Wisteria pruning workshop

Tue 14 Jan 2020
An introduction to wisteria pruning with Antony Head Gardener, Dave Bouch.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Wed 01 Apr 2020
Follow the clues in the hunt around the garden to claim your Cadbury prize. For children of all ages.

Glorious Garden Tour

Wed 08 Apr 2020
This walk and talk with a gardener will take you from sweeping views designed by the celebrated landscape gardener, Humphry Repton, to formal gardens thoughtfully conceived by the still live-in family, the Carew Poles.

Garden trail for families

Sun 24 May 2020
Follow the trail around the garden, answering questions as you go. Complete the trail and claim your prize.
The garden at Antony

Get stuck into ‘50 things’ 

From getting to know a tree to discovering what's in a pond or building a den, adventure awaits. Experience ‘50 things to do before you’re 11¾’ with the whole family this season.

Purple arch of wisteria in the Carew Pole private garden

Wisteria pruning workshops 

Learn to prune like a pro with Head Gardener, Dave Bouch. All levels of experience welcome including beginners.

Children building a den in the woods

May half-term 2020 

There are plenty of trails and workshops to keep families entertained this May half-term including seed planting & den building. Outdoors, young sleuths can take up the challenge of the garden trail.


Eating and shopping

Eating and shopping


Get involved

Group of staff and volunteers smiling

Volunteer at Antony 

Make new friends, learn new skills and help keep Antony special. Why not take a look and find out more about volunteering at Antony?


Our work

Dovecote surrounded by scaffold and a crane lifting off the cupola from the top of the building

Help save the dovecote 

After months of careful building restoration the slates are now back up on Antony's Grade II* listed dovecote.

Orange rose with a backdrop of purple catmint and the north corner of the house.

Roses at Antony 

Roses make up an important part of the planting scheme at Antony. Each variety has been carefully selected for its colour, fragrance, hardiness and shape.



Boy looking at an insect under a magnifier

Learning at Antony 

Ditch the classroom and get back to nature with some experiential, hands-on learning outdoors. Sessions can be tailored to meet your needs.



Group visit

Group visits 

We welcome groups at Antony and look forward to accommodating your needs and planning small touches to make your visit special.


Art and collections

Our collections

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