Sold out: Evening behind the scenes house tours

Back by popular demand, you can explore 14th-century cellars, Tudor attics and even walk on the newly restored roof of this historic mansion. Wander the house at night time and enjoy a glass of prosecco in the staircase hall.

  • Booking essential

Important note:

Because of the adventurous nature of the tour, you’ll need to be aged 15 or over. You’ll be asked to complete a disclaimer form if you’re aged 18 or over while those of you aged 15-17 will need a parent or legal guardian to sign a consent form.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £30.00
    Evening behind the scenes house tour

The basics

Booking details
Call 01256 883858
We sold out last year. Make sure you book early to avoid disappointment.
Suitability
You must be 15 or over to come on this adventure.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Arrive via the main the drive and park in front of the mansion. A member of the team will greet you and take you into the staircase hall.
What to bring and wear
Please wear warm clothes and flat shoes. Bear in mind the tour goes onto the roof into the open elements.
Accessibility
Due to the adventurous nature of the tour, you'll need to be able to climb stairs and bend down low to get past oak beams and get through small doorways.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
14 November 2019 18:00 - 19:45 Sold out
21 November 2019 18:00 - 19:45 Sold out
28 November 2019 18:00 - 19:45 Sold out

Contact Info

Name
Estate Office
Email
thevyne@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01256 883858

Upcoming events

Sold out: Evening behind the scenes house tours

Thu 14 Nov 2019
18:00-19:45
Back by popular demand, you can explore 14th-century cellars, Tudor attics and even walk on the newly restored roof of this historic mansion. Wander the house at night time and enjoy a glass of prosecco in the staircase hall.

Tormore house trail

Fri 15 Nov 2019
12:00-15:00
Evacuated to The Vyne during the Second World War, pupils from the Tormore Boys School in Deal, Kent came to see The Vyne as their home. Find out what the boys used to get up to in their old school haunt.

Exhibition display: Hampshire’s leading citizen

Fri 15 Nov 2019
12:00-15:00
Bequeathing The Vyne to the trust in 1956, three rooms will explore how Sir Charles Chute and the estate evolved through the turbulence of two world wars.

Christmas silhouette trail

Sat 30 Nov 2019
10:00-16:00
Identify the Christmas Carol silhouettes hidden within the gardens and help Scrooge discover his festive spirit.

Family Christmas house trail

Sat 30 Nov 2019
12:00-15:00
On this festive trail, keep your eyes peeled for clues in the mansion decorated for a Victorian Christmas. As you explore the ground floor, you’ll take a journey through the story of A Christmas Carol.

A Victorian Christmas at The Vyne

Sat 30 Nov 2019
12:00-15:00
Become part of the Chute family this Christmas and enjoy a Victorian home discovering Charles Dickens for the first time.