Shire Horse Carriage Rides 2019

The perfect way to celebrate a special occasion.

  • Booking essential

Experience the luxury of a private carriage ride pulled by a magnificent Shire horse through the Wimpole Estate with a dedicated groom and driver. The carriage can accommodate a maximum number of four people and costs £80 for a 45 minute carriage ride.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £80.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Suitable for children accompanied by an adult
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
The carriage ride sets off from Home Farm. Park in the normal visitor car park.
What to bring and wear
Passengers must wear warm clothing as the carriage is open to the elements. Blankets are provided.
Accessibility
Passengers planning to book the ride for disabled passengers are advised to contact Emma Warner, Head Horseperson, to discuss their requirements. emma.warner@nationaltrust.org.uk

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
13 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Sold out
14 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Sold out
22 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Sold out
26 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Sold out
28 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Sold out
5 September 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Sold out
11 September 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:15 Available
26 September 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:15 Sold out
1 October 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Sold out
8 October 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:15 Available
14 October 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:30 - 12:15 Available
22 October 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Sold out
23 October 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Sold out
24 October 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available

Contact Info

Name
Emma Warner
Email
emma.warner@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01223 208987

Upcoming events

New Shire horse stabling tour

Sun 21 Jul 2019
14:00-15:00
The Wimpole Heavy Horse project is finished so come and take a guided tour to find out what we've been up to.

Farming, Food & Forgotten Folk

Tue 23 Jul 2019
11:00-12:00
Learn more about the arable land farmed at Wimpole on this guided walk.

Wimpole Renewable Energy - Plant Room Open Days

Tue 23 Jul 2019
11:00-15:00
An opportunity to find out more about how our recently installed ground source heat pump is keeping our visitors warm

Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 24 Jul 2019
11:00-12:30
Join us for a different walk each week, showing off some of the best views, woodland paths and secret seats in and around Wimpole's parkland.

Wimpole Renewables Ground Source Heat Pump Tour

Wed 24 Jul 2019
15:00-16:00
An opportunity to find out more about our recently installed heating system

Sunday Stroll - A Brief Walk in History

Sun 28 Jul 2019
11:00-12:00
Join us on a 1.2 mile parkland walk and uncover the stories at the heart of Wimpole