Spring escapades

Take the challenge of St Michael's hill by climbing to the top for one of the best views of Somerset.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Explore St Michaels Hill, steeped in wildlife and history.

Pick up a trail from reception.

The basics

Suitability
Children love to run and explore.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
What to bring and wear
Dress for a walk in the countryside and the weather - wellington boots are always a winner for little explorers.
Accessibility
Ground may be slippery or muddy and there are gentle to medium climbs. The estate walks are not suitable for standard pushchairs or wheelchair access.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
6 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
7 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
8 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
9 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
10 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
11 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
12 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
13 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
14 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
15 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
16 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
17 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
18 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
19 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
20 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
21 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
22 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
23 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available
24 April 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Montacute House
Email
montacute@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01935 823289

Upcoming events

'Elizabeth of Bohemia: the Winter Queen'

Sat 23 Mar 2019
11:00-14:30
The National Portrait Gallery's special exhibition will be 'Elizabeth of Bohemia : the Winter Queen' and will feature contemporary portraits of this fascinating woman and those connected to her.

Level's Best farmer's market

Sat 30 Mar 2019
10:00-14:00
Great local produce and crafts at this award wining market . Market runs from 10am - 2pm (please don't try to access before 10am)

Spring escapades

Sat 06 Apr 2019
10:30-16:00
Take the challenge of St Michael's hill by climbing to the top for one of the best views of Somerset.

Stop, look and list it!

Sat 06 Apr 2019
10:30-16:00
Be a Junior Ranger and go on a wildlife hunt around the gardens and parkland.

Play in the Old Stables

Sat 06 Apr 2019
11:00-16:30
We have lots to keep the young and not so young engaged through the Easter holidays including: quoits, boules, hobby horses, design and colour a coat of arms and more. Oh, and loads of space to run around and let off steam. Have fun!

Grow your own edible flower

Tue 09 Apr 2019
11:00-12:30
Make your own eco paper pot and plant either a sunflower or a nasturtium.