Visiting Packwood with your dog

Dog on a walk at Packwood House, Warwickshire

It’s great to see dogs enjoying themselves here at Packwood. Below is a bit more information outlining where your dog can and can't go at Packwood and facilities available.

Where can my dog go?

Dogs are very welcome here at Packwood on leads in the car park, on public footpaths across the estate, café terrace and the barnyard.

A member of our visitor reception team is usually on hand, and will be happy to help if you need any assistance to ensure you and your dog has an enjoyable visit.

Discover our beautiful walks with your four legged friend.

Packwood is nestled within the Warwickshire countryside and we have some lovely walks across the fields, along our local canals and through the woodland for you to enjoy.

Take your dog for a walk down Packwood Avenue
Dog on a walk at Packwood House, Warwickshire
Take your dog for a walk down Packwood Avenue

Pop into visitor reception at the start of your visit and pick up one of our free walking maps, and speak to a member of staff about the best routes to explore with your four-legged friend. You can also download these walks from our website before your journey here.

Livestock frequently graze in the fields surrounding Packwood, so we ask you to be mindful while walking your dog, especially if they are on an extendable lead. Help keep the countryside a safe, healthy and enjoyable place for you and your dog, other visitors, wildlife and livestock.

Assistance dogs: Dogs assisting visitors with disabilities are welcome inside our house, gardens, café and shops.

Where can't my dog go?

Only assistance dogs are allowed in the house and formal gardens here at Packwood.

What do i need to be aware of at Packwood?

  • Take the lead: help reduce the chance of your pup disturbing wildlife by keeping them on a lead.
  • Scoop that poop: bag it and bin it to keep your favourite places beautiful.
  • Paws for thought: look out for information signs and take extra care around livestock.
  • Be on the ball: not everyone loves dogs, so keep them close by.