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

Group of staff and volunteers smiling

Now recruiting volunteers 

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

Signs of life


What's on

Upcoming events

Volunteer drop-in

Mon 09 Mar 2020
Are you interested in giving your time to support a great cause? Or perhaps you would like to pick up a new skill or meet people? At Antony there are volunteers from all different walks of life & we are looking for more.

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.

Flower pots & seed planting

Mon 25 May 2020
Which seeds will you decide to plant? Are you ready to take up the challenge of bringing up a plant or vegetable at home?

Den building

Thu 28 May 2020
Build a den as a family and see if it will pass the infamous water test.

Games on the lawn

Sun 07 Jun 2020
Every day this school holiday there will be games on the lawn to keep your family entertained. Challenge Granddad to giant jenga or try and beat the babysitter at lawn tennis. The challenge is on.
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


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.



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