Trees frame a view of Lyme Park, Cheshire in Summer

What's on


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

Skylarks Forest School

Fri 27 May 2022
Join Skylarks Forest School at National Trust Lyme.

Free Guided Tour: Behind the Scenes Tours & Spotlight Talks

Fri 27 May 2022
Ever wondered what behind the scenes at Lyme looks like? Please note that our tours and talks and run by a dedicated team of volunteers and are subject to availability. Please call ahead to double check a tour or talk is running on a specific date.

Jubilee Celebrations: Bring your own Garden Party

Thu 02 Jun 2022
Throughout the 20th century, games, food, and music were spread throughout the garden on special occasions for guests to enjoy. In the same vein, bring your own picnic, hear the musical harmonies of the Disley Community Choir or borrow a garden game.

Summer at Lyme: Free Family Activities - Moors for the Future

Sat 23 Jul 2022
Join Moors for the Future and the Bogtastic Van at National Trust Lyme this Summer.

Art and collections

Our collections

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