Mompesson House

Important notice -

Mompesson is closed today for the safety of our visitors, volunteers and staff. Thank you for your understanding. Please check the website or call 01722 335659 for information about opening on Monday.

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

Family completing a Cadbury Egg Hunt

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Mompesson House  

Join the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Mompesson House this Easter.

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What's on 

Upcoming events

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

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

Springtime discovery trail

Sun 18 Mar 2018
Spot the signs of spring around the house and garden.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt 2018

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Join us at Mompesson House this Easter and take part in the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt.

Family exploration trail

Tue 01 May 2018
Have fun exploring Mompesson House and finding the hidden objects.

Bee Day

Sat 16 Jun 2018
Meet local beekeepers and working bees in their hive in Mompesson's beautiful garden. There'll be honey tasting and the chance to discover lots of fun facts.

Summer toys and games

Sun 01 Jul 2018
In the garden there'll be traditional outdoor toys and games including croquet and giant dominoes.
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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