House and Collections

The mansion closes over winter to allow the house and collection a chance to rest. The team, however, embark on their busiest time of year, conserving and caring for Belton’s collection.

Bells in the servant's areas below stairs at Belton House

Below stairs tours at Belton House

Find out about the life of a Belton servant on a basement tour.

The Ogilvy Map. The first road map of England, in the Library at Belton House, Lincolnshire.

The Collections at Belton

The highlights of Belton’s collections lie in four areas; late 17th century English portraiture, silver, oriental ceramics, and books.

The Library at Belton House, Lincolnshire

Three centuries of collecting at Belton House 

A remarkable collection of maps and rare manuscripts are among the 11,000 books at Belton House, Lincolnshire.