Mompesson House

Homely and welcoming 18th-century townhouse in Salisbury's Cathedral Close

Mompesson House

What's on 

Upcoming events

Summer toys and games

Fri 18 Aug 2017
In the garden there'll be traditional outdoor games such as croquet and giant dominoes and a variety of 1970s toys.

New beginnings: The story of the National Trust at Mompesson House

Fri 18 Aug 2017
Our 2017 exhibition celebrates the 40th anniversary of the National Trust redecorating, furnishing and opening Mompesson to visitors.

Get creative this autumn

Fri 01 Sep 2017
Feeling inspired by our exhibition? Create your own design for how you would've decorated and furnished Mompesson in 1977.

Northumbrian Pipers

Sat 30 Sep 2017
The Salisbury Northumbrian Pipers will be playing in the garden throughout the day.

The Christmas House

Sat 25 Nov 2017
The ground floor rooms will be open and decorated for the festive season. Enjoy mulled wine and mince pies in the tea-room and some Christmas shopping in our new shop.
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Eating and shopping

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Watercolour of Mompesson House by George Henton (1888)

Who lived at Mompesson House?  

Learn about the residents of Mompesson House, from the 18th-century through to the present day.

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Our work

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Get involved

Room Guide

Volunteer at Mompesson House 

Are you looking for a new challenge? If you enjoy meeting people and making new friends, we'd love you to join our friendly team in 2017.

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Entrance Hall and impressive front door

Group visits to Mompesson House 

Get in touch with the team at Mompesson House to find out how we can accommodate your visiting group.