Early morning light in the garden at Godolphin, Cornwall

An ancient and atmospheric estate with a medieval garden and historic house

Walks on the wider estate


What's on

Upcoming events

Trust10 trail run at Godolphin

Sun 27 Jan 2019
Take on the Trust10 challenge at Godolphin, a free 10k trail running event that allows you to explore the wider estate.

Tours of East Shippon conservation

Fri 01 Feb 2019
Join a tour to discover the work taking place on the nineteenth century cowshed at the rear of the House which marks the latest project in the programme of conservation at Godolphin.

Reeve Ceremony

Sat 02 Feb 2019
Join us for the Reeve ceremony at Godolphin House - an annual event where Mark Harandon will be sharing the story of this tradition involving a snail race and a wager on the estate!

Godolphin House open

Sat 02 Feb 2019
Wander inside this historic house open to members of the public for the first week of every month; built from great mining wealth generated from workings on the estate.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

Sat 06 Apr 2019
Can you find all the eggs hidden by the Cadbury bunny to claim your chocolate prize this Easter?

Tinsel10 - trail run at Godolphin

Sun 22 Dec 2019
Come in fancy dress for the Christmas Trust10, a free 10k trail running event that allows you to explore the wider estate.

Our work




Places to stay

Godolphin House from the side

Stay at Godolphin 

You can rent the whole of the historic and atmospheric Godolphin House for a truly special holiday. The house sits within the beautiful garden with great walks from the door taking you to the top of Godolphin hill for panoramic countryside and coastal views.


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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Godolphin on the National Trust Collections website