Montacute House

Frosty morning at Montacute House & Garden

A masterpiece of Elizabethan Renaissance architecture and design. With its towering walls of glass, glow of ham stone and surrounding garden, it is a place of beauty and wonder.

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Things to see and do

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What's on 

Volunteer guide Michael and his dog Wolfie on a tour Montacute House

Take a tour 

Discover why the front is the back and the back is the front, and why Montacute is made up of two houses on an Elizabethan Welcome Tour. Tours are on Saturdays and Sundays, but please check at reception upon arrival.

Upcoming events

Levels' Best Craft & Farmers' Markets

Sat 25 Mar 2017
All your local food and crafts at one quality market.

Cadbury's egg hunt

Fri 14 Apr 2017
Everyone loves chocolate bunnies, so come and capture yours at Montacute House.
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Eating and shopping

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Places to stay

South Lodge Holiday Cottage on the Montacute Estate, Somerset

Stay with us 

Whether your planning a family holiday or romantic break, relax and unwind in one of the beautiful National Trust holiday cottages in South Somerset.

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Children in Tudor dress up walking along the Long Gallery Montacute House

Learn and discover 

Montacute House offers a fantastic opportunity to develop an understanding of the lives of Tudors, both rich and poor.

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Get involved