Montacute House

A masterpiece of Elizabethan Renaissance architecture and design, with towering walls of glass, glowing ham stone and surrounding garden.

Montacute House

Things to see and do

All year round

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Eating and shopping

Sausage rolls

Feeling peckish?

Our café is serving a range of light brunch and lunch options, hot and cold drinks, snacks and cakes. Face coverings are recommended in enclosed and crowded areas. Indoor seating is available, but is limited. We look forward to welcoming you and know that you’ll support us to make this a safe experience for everyone. 

Second-hand books

Pre-loved books 

For all book worms out there, you can discover a collection of pre-loved books inside an historic stable block. Open daily from 10am to 5pm.

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Join or give

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Places to stay

The glorious south Somerset countryside

Holidays in South Somerset 

Extend your stay in South Somerset and rent a beautiful National Trust holiday cottage in the area.

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Art and collections

Montacute ham stone

Curator's choice at Montacute House 

Learn more about National Trust Curator, Barbara Wood's, favourites at Montacute House.

Our collections

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