Upcoming events

Spring Showcase in Cotehele Gallery

Mon 25 Mar 2019
The spring exhibition features regular and new artists, including Dominique Coiffait, who created the stunning Commemoration Garland displayed in the Great Hall last winter, and contemporary figurative sculpture by Brendon Murless.

Daffodil Discovery trail at Cotehele

Mon 25 Mar 2019
Wrap up warm and get out and about in the garden at Cotehele finding some of the many varieties of daffodils that were grown here during its market gardening past.

Spring wreath making

Thu 28 Mar 2019
Join artisan florist, Miranda Hackett, for a wreath making workshop using seasonal spring flowers and foliage. You'll discover the secrets of spring flowers, before watching a demonstration and making a loose and naturally styled wreath....

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Cotehele

Sat 06 Apr 2019
Win a Cadbury chocolate prize on this annual Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt around the garden.

Costume Sundays at Cotehele Mill

Sun 07 Apr 2019
Come and meet the mill team dressed in Victorian costume.

Nancy Belle boat trips from Cotehele Quay

Thu 25 Apr 2019
Climb aboard the 22ft 'Nancy Belle' and take a ride up the river. Booking is essential.





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

Detail of a boar's head tapestry at Cotehele, Cornwall

Cotehele's precious old boar 

Cotehele is famous for the tapestry collection which covers the walls of the house. What makes this collection and its old boars so interesting?

Our collections

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