Important notice -

Lyme Estate is open every day (please see Opening Times for house and garden). Crow Wood Playscape is closed for extensive refurbishment work.

Glorious house, surrounded by gardens, moorland and deer park


Things to see and do

Explore Lyme this winter

Whether you want to shake off the cobwebs and take a brisk walk on a cold and frosty morning, or a stroll around the gardens there is no better time than winter to visit Lyme and get a breath of fresh air.


Things to see and do

A couple with a small white dog on a lead with the lantern folly in the background

Visiting Lyme with your dog

With 1400 acres of rugged moorland, ancient woodlands and formal gardens, where better to come for a day out with your pooch than Lyme.


Eating and shopping

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

Grab a bite to eat

Our Refreshment Kiosk, Timber Yard Cafe and Servants Hall Cafe are open and serving hot and cold meals and drinks, sandwiches and light snacks. We've reverted back to our pre-covid seating layout, but we will continue to maintain high standards of cleanliness and till and collection points will be screened. Hand sanitiser will be available should visitors wish to use it. Thank you for making 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 is carried out at Lyme, find out more about these amazing grazing machines and how they are helping to shape the countryside.


What's on

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.


Art and collections

Our collections

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