Midsummer Mowed Maze

Navigate your way around a maze that has been mowed into the grass.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

As you stroll around the gardens, keep an eye out for the maze below the Parterre. Mowed into the grass, the puzzle has been created by our gardens team inspired by a design from the collections.

Can you find your way into the middle and back out again?

Prices

Event ticket prices
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
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Waddesdon Manor

Prices

Grounds - Wed-Sun, 27 Mar-27 Oct 2019
Gift Aid Standard
Adult £12.10 £11.00
Child £6.05 £5.50
Family £30.25 £27.50
House and grounds, Wed-Sun, 27 Mar-27 Oct 2019
Gift Aid Standard
Adult £23.10 £21.00
Child £12.65 £11.50
Family £58.85 £53.50
Summer Fest Advance, 6 & 7 July 2019
Gift Aid Standard
Adult N/A £14.00
Child N/A £7.00
Family N/A £35.00
Summer Fest On the Day, 6 & 7 July 2019
Gift Aid Standard
Adult N/A £16.00
Child N/A £8.00
Family N/A £40.00

What is Gift Aid?

Most of our places run the Gift Aid on Entry scheme at their admission points.

Under this scheme, if you're not a member you have the choice of two entry tickets:

  • Gift Aid Admission
  • Standard Admission

If the place runs Gift Aid on Entry, we'll offer you a clear choice between the Gift Aid Admission prices and the Standard Admission prices at the admission point. It's entirely up to you which ticket you choose.

Gift Aid Admission includes a 10 per cent or more voluntary donation. Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.

An extra £1 paid under the scheme can be worth over £3 to the National Trust as shown below:

  Gift Aid Standard
Amount paid by visitor £11.00 £10.00
Tax refund from Government* £2.75 £0.00
Total received by the National Trust £13.75 £10.00

 

*Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.

Please note...

TICKETS: Grounds ticket required to visit the House. Entry via timed ticket (inc National Trust members).  TO BOOK: In advance online for free at waddesdon.org.uk or call 01296 820414 (£3 booking fee). USEFUL INFO: Advance house tickets booking essential at weekends and public/school holidays and Christmas. SUMMER FEST WEEKEND: on 6 & 7 July 2019 there will be an additional charge for all, including National Trust members - in advance Adult: £3, Child: £1.50, Family: £7.50 and on the day Adult: £5, Child: £2.50, Family: 12.50 (please see pricing grid for total charge - booking available from late Feb 2019).  AT CHRISTMAS: Addtional charges apply for all visitors, including National Trust, Art Fund and RHS members - these will be displayed later in the year.    ACCESSIBILITY: Accompanying carers receive free entry to house and grounds.    

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
20 September 2019 10:00 - 17:00 Available
21 September 2019 10:00 - 17:00 Available
22 September 2019 10:00 - 17:00 Available
25 September 2019 10:00 - 17:00 Available
26 September 2019 10:00 - 17:00 Available
27 September 2019 10:00 - 17:00 Available
28 September 2019 10:00 - 17:00 Available
29 September 2019 10:00 - 17:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Box office
Email
boxoffice@waddesdon.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01296 820414

Upcoming events

Midsummer Mowed Maze

Fri 20 Sep 2019
10:00-17:00
Navigate your way around a maze that has been mowed into the grass.

Contemporary art & architecture tour

Fri 20 Sep 2019
11:00-14:30
Join us for a tour of Flint House and Windmill Hill Archive.

Brought to Life: Eliot Hodgkin Rediscovered

Fri 20 Sep 2019
11:00-17:00
Brought to Life: Eliot Hodgkin Rediscovered is the first major exhibition of the artist's work in nearly thirty years, and aims to return this remarkable British painter to the spotlight where he belongs.

Wine Cellars Talk

Fri 20 Sep 2019
11:30-12:00
Discover the history of Rothschild wine

Introductory Walk

Fri 20 Sep 2019
11:30-12:30
An introduction to the history of Waddesdon Manor

Madame de Pompadour in the Frame

Fri 20 Sep 2019
12:00-16:00
This exhibition will shine a spotlight on how technology is being used to enhance our understanding of art history, enabling masterpieces which have been victims of circumstance or history to be seen as they were once intended.