Prospect Tower field by Rena Gardiner

Rena Gardiner: Art and inspiration 

Discover the work of renowned print-artist Rena Gardiner at Cotehele, exploring the places that inspired her and seeing how they still inspire today.

Coming soon

Upcoming events

Rena Gardiner: Art and inspiration

Sun 15 Sep 2019
Discover the work of print-artist Rena Gardiner within the landscape which inspired it.

Water and Colour in Cotehele Gallery

Mon 16 Sep 2019
The summer exhibition features watercolour paintings, mirrors, ceramics glass and more.

Apple festival at Cotehele

Mon 16 Sep 2019
Join us as we celebrate the apple harvest at Cotehele. You'll get to see the Victorian cider press in action; there'll be tastings, displays, guided orchard tours, children's activities and more.

Autumnal flowers with Miranda Hackett

Wed 25 Sep 2019
Enjoy the textures and flowers of Autumn and create a naturally styled table vase for your home in this workshop with artisan florist Miranda Hackett.

Behind the Scenes at Cotehele House

Sun 06 Oct 2019
We're throwing open the doors for you to peek into closets and cupboards, and meet the staff and volunteers who look after Cotehele House.

Guided walks around Cotehele estate

Mon 14 Oct 2019
Explore the Cotehele estate on these circular walks led by our wonderful volunteer Jane.







Our work


Get involved

Volunteers are transcribing Joseph Snell's diaries as part of our Commemoration Garland project

Volunteer at Cotehele 

A dedicated team of volunteers help us to look after Cotehele and we couldn't run the place without them. There are lots of ways you can get involved. With roles as varied as bus driver, baker, gallery assistant and gardener, there really is a role to suit everyone.


Places to stay

Malt House holiday cottage exterior on Cotehele Quay, Cornwall

Holiday cottages at Cotehele 

You'll have Cotehele to yourself in early mornings and after the day visitors have gone home when you stay in one of the eight holiday cottages on the estate.


Art and collections

Tamar sailing barge Shamrock with her sails up at Cotehele, Cornwall

Saving Shamrock 

Help us to save this 120 year old Tamar sailing barge and get her back on the river where she belongs.

Our collections

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