Mompesson House

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

Mompesson House

What's on 

Mompesson garden looking lovely in the sunshine

Spring at Mompesson House  

The house, garden, tea-room and shop open for the 2019 season on Saturday 9 March. Find out what's happening at Mompesson House this spring.

Upcoming events

Family trail

Sat 09 Mar 2019
11:00-16:30
Have a go at some of the activities Jinny Townsend enjoyed doing when she lived at Mompesson.

Standing by my darling's side: A Victorian experience of life, love and loss

Sat 09 Mar 2019
11:00-16:30
Our 2019 exhibition tells the untold story of former resident Jinny Townsend and focuses on her life in Salisbury's Cathedral Close and her courtship and eventual marriage to Willie Hammick.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt 2019

Fri 19 Apr 2019
11:00-16:30
Join us at Mompesson House this Easter and take part in the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt.

Northumbrian Pipers

Sat 04 May 2019
11:00-16:30
The Salisbury Northumbrian Pipers will be playing in the garden throughout the day.

Summer toys and games

Sat 01 Jun 2019
11:00-16:30
In the garden there'll be traditional outdoor toys and games that Jinny Townsend played at Mompesson.
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Eating and shopping

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History

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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 in 2019?

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Groups

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