Dyrham Park

Dyrham Park

Things to see and do

Spring at Dyrham Park

Dog walking on a lead

Dog access 

We have a dog walking area here at Dyrham Park, but ask that dogs (other than assistance dogs) are not taken into the main deer park and garden.

Dyrham Park

What's on

Upcoming events

Spring deer park walk

Mon 27 Mar 2017
11:15-12:15
Spring days are a perfect time to join a park ranger for a free guided walk to find the deer herd and see the beautiful parkland views.

Bulbs and blossoms: spring garden tour

Mon 27 Mar 2017
12:00-12:45
Join a garden guide for a free guided walk around the West Garden as it comes to life this spring. From snowdrops to daffodils, narcissi, grape hyacinths and primroses, the garden is beautiful in springtime.

A historic walk through Dyrham Village

Mon 27 Mar 2017
13:00-14:00
Join us for a guided walk around the village of Dyrham for a taste of 17th century village life. Explore the history of significant houses, this beautiful Cotswolds area & the village links with Dyrham Park and the old estate.

Mr Blathwayt builds a garden: A historical garden walk

Mon 27 Mar 2017
14:30-15:30
Join a garden guide for a free tour about how William Blathwayt built his beautiful gardens here at Dyrham Park.

Toddler trails on a Tuesday

Tue 28 Mar 2017
10:45-11:30
For some fresh air and family fun, join one of our garden trails designed for toddlers; learn about shape, colour and numbers while exploring nature.

Hidden Water Walk

Tue 28 Mar 2017
13:00-14:00
Join a guide for a special tour from the natural springs to hidden water chambers in the hillside to the cellars of the house to track the 'curious water works' of Dyrham Park...
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Eating and shopping

Eating and shopping at Dyrham Park

Dyrham Park venison on sale in shop

Dyrham Park venison 

Venison stew, sausages and burgers are on the menu at Dyrham Park from Oct - Mar.

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Learning

Child explores the nature table at Old Lodge, Dyrham Park

Toddler Forest Schools 

Our popular Toddler Forest Schools take place on Thursdays throughout March and into April. £7 per child (adult goes free). Booking essential.

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Our work

Ongoing work in the garden

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Get involved

Volunteer works in the lost terraces at Dyrham Park

Volunteering at Dyrham Park 

The house is currently looking for for new volunteers to help share the story of Dyrham Park with our visitors.

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History

Dyrham Park west front

History of Dyrham Park 

Dyrham Park is an ancient deer park, which, in the 17th Century, saw the creation of an impressive mansion house and garden.