Important notice -

We’re re-opening the car park and parkland at Lyme. You will need to book your visit in advance. Check What’s On for the latest information and to book. You will be turned away if you arrive without a booking.

Glorious house, surrounded by gardens, moorland and deer park


What's on

Please book ahead before visiting

The car park and parkland at Lyme will reopen from Wednesday 3 June and you’ll need to book tickets before you visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing tickets every Friday. Please note we’ll be turning people away who arrive and haven't booked. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Lyme (3 June - 7 June)

Wed 03 Jun 2020
Pre-book your timed entry to visit Lyme

Our work

Two nurses hold children in the war nursery at Lyme, Cheshire

Home Front - life at Lyme during the Second World War

Despite being such a recent part of our history, very little is known about Lyme during the Second World War. Can you help us fill in the gaps and paint a picture of what life was like here during the war?

Conservation in action



The House and Collection


Art and collections

Our collections

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