Things to see and do

Autumn & Christmas

Planning your visit


What's on

Upcoming events

Ranger Walk

Mon 19 Nov 2018
Join a 1.5-2 hour walk and talk, taking in many of the most interesting and impressive parts of the park. No booking needed, no charge. Moderate difficulty, appropriate clothing necessary.

Lyme Runners - Tuesday Run Group

Tue 20 Nov 2018
If you're new to running, looking to get more active and wanting to get out running somewhere new why not join our qualified Leader in Running Fitness at Lyme.

Nordic Walking Adventure Walks

Thu 22 Nov 2018
A series of social walks on circular routes of around 5km within the Historic Estate of Lyme Park. NWUK Freedom Passport needed for these walks.

Skylarks Forest School

Fri 23 Nov 2018
Come with your child to explore and learn about the woodland through the seasons. Play woodland games, learn to use tools, create, make and play with natural materials and have lunch around a fire.

'Music, merriment and feasts - a Regency Christmas'

Fri 23 Nov 2018
If you think a month of festivities at Christmas is a modern phenomenon, think again! Discover the traditions. parties and decorations that made up Christmastide in the early 1800s as we open a selection of rooms in the house for the festive season.

Festive Afternoon Tea

Fri 23 Nov 2018
Enjoy a festive treat at Lyme this Christmas with our Festive Afternoon Tea.

Our work



The house and collection


Eating and shopping

Eating and shopping


Places to stay


Get involved

Volunteers put their specialist skills to good use at Lyme, Cheshire

Many hands make Lyme work

There are many ways you can become part of the team at Lyme and help keep this wonderful place ticking along. Fancy joining us? Please get in touch with us to find out more via



Deb building fun at Lyme, Cheshire

Learning opportunities 

Whether it’s learning through play, or bringing lessons to life in the real world, there is something for every learner at Lyme. With our astounding outdoor landscapes to explore, and a beautiful house ready to take you back in time, there is a wide range of opportunities to choose from. We have a fantastic team ready to take you and your learners on a great adventure...come join us!


Art and collections

Our collections

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