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

Autumn garden tours

Sat 21 Oct 2017
11:00-12:00
Your guide will share Stourhead's history and the stories of the family who created this extraordinary place. With special autumn highlights as the trees take centre stage and transform the world-famous landscape garden.

Gothic Cottage autumn warmers

Sat 21 Oct 2017
11:00-15:00
Relax with a hot drink and log fire in the cosy lakeside cottage.

Apple Day

Sat 21 Oct 2017
11:00-17:00
Taste over 20 varieties of Somerset orchard apples along with local ciders and speciality cheeses. All available to buy and take home.

The Christmas House

Sat 25 Nov 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.

Winter hedge-laying

Mon 27 Nov 2017
09:30-16:00
Ever wondered how traditional hedges are created and maintained? Here's a chance to find out with an introduction to the art (or science) of hedge laying.

Meet Father Christmas

Sat 02 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.