Mompesson House

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

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What's on 

Upcoming events

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

Wed 18 Jul 2018
Find out how the National Trust redecorated, furnished and opened Mompesson to visitors in 1977 in our exhibition upstairs.

Summer toys and games

Wed 18 Jul 2018
In the garden there'll be traditional outdoor toys and games including croquet and giant dominoes.


Sat 21 Jul 2018
Freefolk will be playing in the garden throughout the afternoon. Freefolk play eighteenth century folk tunes.

Woodford Ukulele Group

Sat 18 Aug 2018
The Woodford Ukulele Group will be performing in the garden between 2pm and 4pm.

Get creative this autumn

Sat 01 Sep 2018
Be inspired by our stumpwork pictures and explore autumn using fabric and threads.

Northumbrian Pipers

Sat 29 Sep 2018
The Salisbury Northumbrian Pipers will be playing in the garden throughout the day.
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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 

If you love storytelling, enjoy meeting people and have a little time to give, why not become a volunteer room guide at Mompesson House?

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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.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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