Lytes Cary Manor

Important notice -

We’ve reopened the garden, park, car park and toilets at Lytes Cary Manor. 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.

Intimate manor house with Arts and Crafts-style garden

Lytes Cary Manor

What's on

Please book ahead before visiting 

We're looking forward to welcoming you back. The garden, parkland, car park and toilets have reopened. You'll need to book your tickets by 3pm on the day before your 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. The manor house, chapel, shop, cafe and book barn remain closed until further notice.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Lytes Cary Manor (6 July - 12 July)

Sat 11 Jul 2020
10:00-10:30
Book your timed entry to visit Lytes Cary Manor.

Timed entry to Lytes Cary Manor (13 July - 19 July)

Mon 13 Jul 2020
10:00-10:30
Book your timed entry to visit Lytes Cary Manor.
Lytes Cary Manor

Things to see and do

shrill carder bee on flower

Bee boost at Lytes Cary Manor 

Volunteers, staff and farm tenants worked to improve flower-rich grasslands for the benefit of bees, and now Lytes Cary Manor has been designated as one of two exemplary sites in England for the endangered Shrill carder bee.

View of Lytes Cary Manor through the Apostle Garden

Help support Lytes Cary Manor 

You can continue to support Lytes Cary Manor by dedicating a donation to someone special and adding your precious memories to our interactive map. A perfect way to celebrate a special occasion, such as a birthday or anniversary, your donation will help us continue to care for Lytes Cary Manor.

Lytes Cary Manor

Places to stay

The glorious south Somerset countryside

Holidays in South Somerset 

Extend your stay in south Somerset and rent a beautiful National Trust holiday cottage in the area.

Lytes Cary Manor

Art and collections

Our collections

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