Spring estate walks

Stourhead estate has 2500 acres of ancient, diverse and managed landscapes. Join a volunteer guided walk to enjoy the spring landscape and discover more about the countryside beyond the landscape garden. Your guide will share how the estate has...

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

Stourhead estate has 2500 acres of ancient, diverse and managed landscapes. Join a volunteer guided walk to enjoy the spring landscape and discover more about the countryside beyond the landscape garden. Your guide will share how the estate has been managed in the past and how we look after these special areas for people and wildlife today.

The basics

Booking details
Call 01747 841152 extn 4
Suitability
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Our meeting points vary and will be confirmed when you book your place.
What to bring and wear
Please wear stout footwear and warm/waterproof clothing as the woodlands can be cool.
Other
Donations welcome

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
30 March 2018 11:00 - 13:00 Available
27 April 2018 11:00 - 13:00 Available
25 May 2018 11:00 - 13:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Stourhead Estate Office
Email
stourhead@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01747 841152

Upcoming events

The Christmas House

Fri 15 Dec 2017
11:00-15:30
Discover traditions old and new and be inspired with ideas for your own home as you wander through rooms transformed by decorations, flowers, lights and trees.

Meet Father Christmas - Sorry, sold out

Sat 16 Dec 2017
11:00-14:00
There's a magical story from the jolly man in red and presents for all the children in his grotto. There'll also be decoration making, games and dressing up.

Christmas Gothic Cottage

Sat 16 Dec 2017
11:00-15:00

Stourhead House Behind Closed Doors tours

Mon 08 Jan 2018
11:00-15:00
Rare chances for a guided tour exploring our conservation work and behind the scenes areas of the house.

Stourhead House Genius Story

Sat 10 Mar 2018
11:00-16:30
A visit to the house brings to life the Hoare family's 'golden path' to success and its influence on Stourhead. The showrooms and basement interactive area illuminate key parts of their story including: the role of the family bank, building a...

Genius Story introduction walks

Tue 20 Mar 2018
11:00-12:00
Join one of Stourhead's volunteers on a guided introduction to the new Genius story at Stourhead. Discover more about the Hoare family who created this special place on a walk through the spring garden that was described as 'a living work of art'.