What's on this winter at Polesden Lacey

This winter, we're opening the doors every day as part of our seasonal programme and there are so many new parts of Polesden Lacey to explore. From the servants quarters to a brand new exhibition, discover a side of Polesden Lacey you never knew existed.

The Polesden Lacey cricket team in action

Rules and Roller Skates: the perks of a life in service at Polesden Lacey

Find out what our servants got up to in their free time while Mrs Greville was off travelling the world in 'Rules and Roller Skates: the perks of a life in service', running daily from 5 January - March 30. Normal admission applies.

A segment from a maiolica plate depicting two men talking in front of a temple.

Polesden Lacey's first exhibition: Beyond the Bequest

Our first exhibition explores 37 fascinating items that show the sheer range of the bequest Maggie left behind to the nation and the stories behind each one.

Tiny yellow acconite buds

Graham Stewart Thomas' winter garden at Polesden Lacey

Head Gardener, Jamie Harris, describes the tranquility and beauty of Graham Stewart Thomas' winter garden at Polesden Lacey.

A ham hock terrine with picalilli

Hot home-cooked meals

Choose from 3 delicious spirit of place dishes in the Granary Cafe to warm up after a winter walk. We're cooking traditional meals inspired by the food our servants would have eaten like ham hock and picalilli, liver and bacon, and bread pudding.

A group of people walking across grass under a blue sky

Polesden Lacey little big walk

This easy route is great for all the family, so round them up and have a fun day outdoors tramping through our estate and discovering the delightful wooded valley. Dog friendly too.