Important notice -

The gardens, house (closed on Wednesdays) and park at Lyme are open. On weekdays you don’t need to pre-book your visit. At busier times, like weekends and school holidays, booking is recommended to guarantee entry.

Glorious house, surrounded by gardens, moorland and deer park

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Please book ahead before visiting

The house, car park, parkland and garden at Lyme are open. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends, school holidays and bank holidays.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Lyme (14 June - 20 June)

Thu 17 Jun 2021
Book your timed entry to visit Lyme.

Things to see and do


Eating and shopping

A man with glasses in profile view drinks from a takeaway cup

Grab a bite to eat

You'll find a Refreshment Kiosk in the car park and the Timber Yard Café open from 10am–4pm serving a limited range of hot and cold drinks and some light snacks to take away. The Servant's Hall Café is open weekends 11am-3pm. We’ve introduced safety measures including screens at our tills and waymarked routes. We look forward to welcoming you back and know that you’ll support us to make this a safe experience for everyone.



The House and Collection


Our work

A fold (herd) of highland cattle coming through a gate.

Grazing at Lyme

Low intensity grazing has been re-introduced at Lyme in recent years. Find out more about these amazing grazing machines and how they are helping to shape the countryside at Lyme


Art and collections

Our collections

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