Bell Ringing

Stourton Church and its bells have been closely linked to the Stourton and Hoare families for over 500 years. Come and see the bells rung today and have a go at chiming one. Suitable for all the family.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Stourton Church and its bells have been closely linked to the Stourton and Hoare families for over 500 years. Come and see the bells rung today and have a go at chiming one. Suitable for all the family.

The basics

Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
St Peter's Church, Stourton
Other
Free admission; donations to the bell restoration fund welcome.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
7 May 2018 13:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Genius of the place: foundations

Sat 21 Apr 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...

NGS open day

Sun 22 Apr 2018
09:00-18:00
We make a donation from all tickets you buy today to support the deserving charities the NGS raises funds for.

Genius Story introduction walks

Sun 22 Apr 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 garden that was described as 'a living work of art'.

Spring estate walks

Fri 27 Apr 2018
11:00-13:00
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...

Family Workshop with artist Anouk Mercier

Mon 07 May 2018
13:00-15:30
Join artist Anouk Mercier for drawing and collage-based activities inspired by the Stourhead art collection. Exploring themes of travel, landscape design and the Grand Tours, this workshop is suitable for all.

Bell Ringing

Mon 07 May 2018
13:00-16:00
Stourton Church and its bells have been closely linked to the Stourton and Hoare families for over 500 years. Come and see the bells rung today and have a go at chiming one. Suitable for all the family.