Petworth Late: Summer Solstice

Spend the summer solstice watching the sunset in the Pleasure Garden when the grounds are open from 7-10pm

  • Booking essential

Spend the summer solstice watching the sunset in the Pleasure Garden when the grounds are open from 7-10pm. Take a stroll around the garden to see the evening sunlight illuminate the Italian styled Ionic Rotunda and absorb the peaceful atmosphere on the woodland walk. Take a seat on one of the garden benches and enjoy the beauty of nature on this rare evening opening.

Tuesday 21st June, £10


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £10.00
    per adult
  • Child £5.00
    per child
  • Family £20.00
    1A 3C
  • Family £25.00
    2A 2C
  • Family £30.00
    2A 3C

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitable for families
Meeting point
Please arrive to our main visitor Car Park on the A283, signposted 'Petworth House'
What to bring and wear
This event will be outdoors, please come prepared for the weather. We recommend bringing a torch.
Some slopes and undulating terrain in the Garden.
You are welcome to bring a picnic. Refreshments will be available to purchase

Contact Info

Petworth Property Office
Call 01798 342207

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