Guided Estate Walk

Pull on your walking boots and experience Stourhead's diverse countryside.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

You may see orchids and butterflies as you walk across historic parkland, over chalk downs and through ancient woods. Your volunteer guide will share how the estate has been managed in the past and how we care for it today.

The basics

Booking details
Call 01747 841152 option 4
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meeting point varies and will be confirmed when booking.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
25 October 2019 11:00 - 13:00 Available

Contact Info

Stourhead Estate Office
Call 01747 841152

Upcoming events

Raven's story wands

Sat 19 Oct 2019
As the raven tells his tale of Stourhead, taking inspiration from his surroundings, families are invited to gather natural objects and weave them into their own special Stourhead story using natural 'story wands'.

Autumn aglow

Sat 19 Oct 2019
As the seasons change, the garden comes to life with reflections on the lake creating the illusion that the garden is ablaze. Colours change throughout autumn, so come back and see the transformation as the season progresses.

Guided introductory walk

Sat 19 Oct 2019
Join this free walk to discover the genius of the place, and how one family has cared for and curated Stourhead for over 300 years, leaving a legacy that is enjoyed by thousands today.

Guided Estate Walk

Fri 25 Oct 2019
Pull on your walking boots and experience Stourhead's diverse countryside.

A handmade Christmas

Sat 23 Nov 2019
Visit the house this Christmas, beautifully decorated with handcrafted flowers, lights and trees which continue across the property. Enjoy a tranquil winter walk in the garden and spot the 12 days of Christmas handcrafted in wicker.

Storytelling with Father Christmas

Sat 30 Nov 2019
After festive crafts in the stable yard, it's time to saddle up your hobby reindeer and ride to the grotto! Snuggle up on the cushions to listen as Father Christmas shares a magical festive story followed by gifts.