Important notice -

Lyme's Estate is open every day (please see the Opening Times section for the house and garden). Please note that Crow Wood Playscape is closed for maintenance work.

Glorious house, surrounded by gardens, moorland and deer park


Things to see and do

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Things to see and do

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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

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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

Christmas Treasures at Lyme

Fri 03 Dec 2021
Start your Christmas celebrations at Lyme and see a selection of rooms beautifully transformed in festive splendour.

Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail at Lyme

Mon 03 Jan 2022
This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Lyme on the Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail.

Art and collections

Our collections

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