Music in the Mansion

A Baroque guitar in the mansion

Immerse yourself in history at Petworth as you wander the mansion and enjoy live Baroque guitar music popular in the 1600s, perfect for visiting this 17th century mansion.

Sunday afternoons from 6 August to 10 September enjoy short sessions of live Baroque guitar music played by Mitch Callow as you wander the state rooms of the Mansion.

Baroque guitars replaced the Renaissance lute in the 1600s, becoming the most popular household instrument. Mitch Callow will be playing 30 minute sessions in different state rooms, bringing history to life and creating an immersive experience in this 17th century mansion.

Beginning at 1pm and ending at 4pm, hear music from history weave its way through the mansion and add to the sensory experience.