Shire Horse Carriage Rides 2018

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.


Event ticket prices
  • Group £80.00
    Maximum of 4 people

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
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.
Passengers planning to book the ride for disabled passengers are advised to contact Emma Warner, Head Horseperson, to discuss their requirements.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
24 October 2018 11:30 - 12:15 Sold out

Contact Info

NT Central Box Office
Call 0844 249 1895

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Wed 17 Oct 2018
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Pumpkin Carving at Home Farm

Sat 20 Oct 2018
Come and join us from some half term fun this October and carve a spooky pumpkin in the amazing Great Barn at Wimpole Home Farm! Normal admission applies to Home Farm plus £4 per pumpkin

Sunday Stroll - A Brief Walk in History

Sun 21 Oct 2018
Join us on a 1.2 mile parkland walk and uncover the stories at the heart of Wimpole