Dyrham Park

Important notice -

Please note that we are closed on Thursday 23 February due to the poor weather. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Ancient deer park, 17th-century house and garden

Dyrham Park

Things to see and do

Winter at Dyrham Park

Dog walking on a lead

Dog access at Dyrham Park 

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

a child is helped to read a book by her mother

World Book Day - 4 & 5 March 2017 

Join in World Book Day weekend fun with a World Book Day trail, storytelling sessions and free books - just bring your £1 book token to our shop to choose yours.

Upcoming events

Winter deer park walk

Fri 24 Feb 2017
11:15-12:15
Join a park ranger for a free walk through the parkland to find the deer herd.

Structure and form: winter garden tour

Fri 24 Feb 2017
12:00-13:00
Join a garden guide for a free guided walk around the West Garden this winter.

Mr Blathwayt builds a garden

Fri 24 Feb 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.

Star parties

Sat 25 Feb 2017
19:30-21:30
Come star gazing with the Bristol Astronomical Society. Make use of the Society's large telescopes to bring the night sky to life!

Winter Tree ID walks

Sun 26 Feb 2017
14:00-15:00
Learn a new skill this spring by joining a tree expert to identify native British trees through bark and buds.

Lost terraces tour

Sun 26 Feb 2017
14:30-15:30
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

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.

Dyrham Park

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 with the 'Behind the scenes' tours and Conservation studio tours.

Dyrham Park

History

The west front of Dyrham Park, South Gloucestershire

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.

Dyrham Park

Our work

Tulip and hyacinth planting at Dyrham Park

Tulips at Dyrham Park 

Tulips have long graced the formal West garden at Dyrham Park and a lot of work goes in to preparing the beds.

Behind the scenes at Dyrham Park