Mompesson House

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

Mompesson's beautiful garden

Looking good in the garden  

Have a look at some of the plants that are looking good in the garden at the moment.

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Family exploration trail

Mon 28 May 2018
Have fun exploring Mompesson House and finding the hidden objects.

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

Mon 28 May 2018
Find out how the National Trust redecorated, furnished and opened Mompesson to visitors in 1977 in our exhibition upstairs.

Northumbrian Pipers

Sat 02 Jun 2018
The Salisbury Northumbrian Pipers will be playing in the garden throughout the day.

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.

Ottocorde Mandolin Group

Sat 23 Jun 2018
The Ottocorde Mandolin Group will be playing in the garden throughout the afternoon.

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