Planning to explore the house on your visit? Please pre-book your free timed entry ticket here. There’s plenty to see in this lavish home built to resemble an Italian Palace, from beautifully detailed carvings to intimate family souvenirs.
From May 2018 Polesden Lacey launched a new programme, Power Play, exploring the social power of inimitable Edwardian socialite Margaret Greville.
This is now running until 29th November 2018 and then again from 4th January 2019 until 31st January.
Kate Charlesworth, illustrator, cartoonist and graphic novelist, took up residence at Wightwick in May, and drew on Virginia Woolf’s essay, 'A Room of One's Own' to create a new exhibition inspired by Wightwick’s past.
Based on the words of Emmeline Pankhurst in her autobiography ‘Suffragette My Own Story’, this live, indoor performance is written by Sam Kick from Sunflower Theatre Arts and stars our wonderful volunteers.