Heritage Open Day Petworth Town Guided Walks

Join us for a free walk of Petworth Town, starting at St. Mary's Church, next to Petworth House.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

This 60-minute walk delves in to the history of Petworth and how it connects to Petworth House. Learn about the Leconfield Hall, Petworth Cottage Museum, the Roman Catholic Church and the old Somerset Hospital. Please be aware the route varies each day.

The basics

Suitability
Children are welcome
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet outside St. Mary's Church, next to our Church Lodge entrance. Tickets must be collected from Church Lodge reception on the day.
What to bring and wear
Wear suitable clothes and footwear for walking and the weather.
Accessibility
Some slopes with steps, uneven pavements, and cobbles in some of the destinations along the route mean that tours are unfortunately not suitable for wheelchairs or those with access restrictions.
Other
In adverse weather tours will be cancelled. To find out if the tour is taking place as planned, please phone us on 01798 342 207 or speak to our friendly reception team on arrival. Please note the tickets are allocated on a first come, first served basis with a limited capacity of 15 per tour.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
21 September 2019 11:30 - 12:30 Available
12:30 - 13:30 Available
13:30 - 14:30 Available
14:30 - 15:30 Available
22 September 2019 11:30 - 12:30 Available
12:30 - 13:30 Available
13:30 - 14:30 Available
14:30 - 15:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Petworth Property Office
Email
petworth@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01798 342207

Upcoming events

Wings and Whiskers Trail

Mon 16 Sep 2019
11:00-17:00
Go on a trail both indoors and out and meet some of the animals of Petworth. From the deer to the bats and even the animals immortalised in art, can you find them all?

The Story of Petworth Guided Tour

Mon 16 Sep 2019
12:30-14:30
Join a 45 minute guided tour of Petworth House and discover more about the people who lived at Petworth and the times they lived in, told through the art they collected.

Heritage Open Day Petworth Town Guided Walks

Sat 21 Sep 2019
11:30-12:30
Join us for a free walk of Petworth Town, starting at St. Mary's Church, next to Petworth House.

Unlocking Petworth

Mon 30 Sep 2019
10:00-17:00
Take a peek inside the Cambridge Bedroom, Stone Hall and Chamber Landing in the private apartments of Petworth House.

Volunteering Coffee Morning

Wed 09 Oct 2019
11:00-13:00
Interested in volunteering at Petworth? Drop in at any time between 11am and 1pm for a free and relaxed coffee morning to find out more and meet our friendly team.

Deer Rut Guided Walk

Fri 25 Oct 2019
10:30-12:30
Discover more about the annual deer rut in the Park on this 2 hour guided walk