Ham House and Garden

Explore the house, gardens and wider estate

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What's on 

Upcoming events

500,000 spring bulbs blooming

Sat 23 Mar 2019
10:00-17:00
Re-imagining Ham House’s 17th century formal garden so it will once-again inspire a ‘wow’ from today’s garden lovers.

Weekend Garden History Tours

Sat 23 Mar 2019
11:30-12:00
Free thirty minute tour of Ham's beautiful gardens with one of our welcoming and knowledgeable guides.

Weekday Garden history tours

Mon 25 Mar 2019
11:30-12:00
Free thirty minute tour of Ham's beautiful gardens with one of our welcoming and knowledgeable guides.

Mother's Day Afternoon Tea

Mon 25 Mar 2019
14:00-15:00
Treat someone special to a quintessential afternoon tea at Ham House and Garden.

Mother's Day

Sun 31 Mar 2019
10:00-17:00
Spend time with someone special this Mother’s Day at Ham House and Garden.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Ham House: Birds of a Feather

Sat 06 Apr 2019
10:00-17:00
The great bird of the sky has a feather from every bird in the world. But some of them have dropped into Ham House and Garden. Can you find them all and claim your egg reward?
Ham House and Garden

History

Elizabeth Murray, Countess of Dysart, later Duchess of Lauderdale (1626-1698) by Sir Peter Lely

Who was Elizabeth Murray, Duchess of Lauderdale? 

Baptised on 28 September 1626 in London, Elizabeth was the eldest of the five daughters of William Murray, first earl of Dysart, and Catherine Murray (née Bruce).

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Eating and shopping

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Venue hire

Group bookings and venue hire

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Our work

Discover more about the work we do at Ham House and Garden

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Get involved

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Learning

Child looking through round window into Ham House

Go back in time 

Relive the past with your class with our learning experiences and workshops at Ham House, near Richmond.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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