Gloucestershire

Cotswold landscapes, famed gardens and grand homes dating back to the Romans

Places to visit

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Festive days out

A view from Crickley Hill scarp

Winter walks in Gloucestershire 

Enjoy the wood, valleys and open spaces of the Cotswolds and Gloucestershire countryside. There's even an orienteering trail at Sherbourne Park to try.

A Christmas tree and roaring fire at Lanhydrock, Cornwall

Christmas in the South West 

Magnificent houses with Father Christmas, warm mince pies at the tea-room, frosty walks waiting to be discovered.

Festive interior design trends seen through the collection

Upcoming events

Dyrham Park

Winter deer park walk

Fri 24 Nov 2017
14:00-15:15
Join a park ranger for a free walk through the parkland to find the deer herd.
Dyrham Park

Fruits, seeds and coloured leaves: autumn garden tour

Sat 25 Nov 2017
11:00-12:00
Join a garden guide for a guided walk around the West garden and enjoy the autumn colour.
Hidcote

Christmas Tree Decorating

Sat 25 Nov 2017
11:00-15:00
Warm up by the fire and help us decorate one of our trees in the Manor.
Newark Park

Deck the Newark halls!

Sat 25 Nov 2017
11:00-16:00
New for this year - help us make some Christmas decorations to bring the spirit of the season to Newark Park
Dyrham Park

Lost terraces tour

Sat 25 Nov 2017
13:00-14:00
Join a garden guide for a free guided walk around the 17th-century woodland terraces which have been recently opened to visitors after being lost over the centuries.
Dyrham Park

Mr Blathwayt builds a garden: A historical garden walk

Sun 26 Nov 2017
13:00-14:00
Join a garden guide for a free tour about how William Blathwayt built his beautiful gardens here at Dyrham Park.
Knightshayes in the winter sunset from South terrace

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Meeting Father Christmas

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Places in the South West host everything from guided house tours and ranger days to walks and runs.

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Cotswolds

Historic gardens, houses and ancient sites amongst a patchwork of commons, woods and valleys. See what the Cotswolds have to offer.