Snowshill Manor and Garden

Snowshill Manor is a Cotswold manor house packed with extraordinary treasures collected over a life time by Charles Wade

Snowshill Manor and Garden

Things to see and do

The Orderly Room exhibition at Snowshill Manor

The Orderly Room now open 

You can learn how Charles Wade came to acquire Snowshill Manor with this new exhibit - The Orderly Room.

Charles Wade's bedroom in the Priest's House at Snowshill Manor, Gloucestershire

The Priest's House 

No visit to Snowshill Manor would be complete without a peek in The Priest's House, which sits between the manor house and the garden.

Snowshill Manor and Garden

What's on

Upcoming events

Swashbuckling Summer Fun

Sat 22 Jul 2017
11:00-16:00
Do you have what it takes to be the captain of our Snowshill ship? Why not put your treasure hunting skills to the test with our treasure seeking trail? Join us as pirates take over.

Wolfs Cove: Rebuilding a model village

Mon 04 Sep 2017
12:00-12:15
An opportunity to learn about the little world that Charles Wade created within the Garden and how the Snowshill team are rebuilding it. Talks throughout the afternoon.

Garden tour and talk

Thu 14 Sep 2017
11:30-12:00
An opportunity to discover a little more about the Snowshill Garden with one of our knowledgeable Garden Volunteers, Celia. Tours will take approx. 20-30 minutes and will run throughout the day.

Garden Tour and Talk

Thu 21 Sep 2017
11:30-12:00
An opportunity to discover a little more about the Snowshill Garden with one of our knowledgeable Garden Volunteers, Celia. Tours will take approx. 20-30 minutes throughout the day.

Wolfs Cove: Rebuilding a model village

Sun 24 Sep 2017
12:00-12:15
An opportunity to learn about the little world that Charles Wade created within the Garden and how the Snowshill team are rebuilding it. Talks throughout the afternoon.

Garden tour and talk

Thu 28 Sep 2017
11:30-12:00
An opportunity to discover a little more about the Snowshill Garden with one of our knowledgeable Garden Volunteers, Celia. Tours will take approx. 20-30 minutes throughout the day.
Snowshill Manor and Garden

Eating and shopping

Snowshill Manor and Garden

History

Charles Wade's spectacles resting on a book, part of the collection in the Living Room at the Priest's House at Snowshill Manor, Gloucestershire

Who was Charles Wade?

A great collector, Charles Wade filled Snowshill Manor with thousands of weird and wonderful items.

" Great has been the delight of forming the collection at Snowshill Manor. To how many interesting, strange, out of the way places has it led."
- Charles Wade
Snowshill Manor and Garden

Get involved

Volunteering at Snowshill is a great way to meet people and make a difference

We need you - volunteering at Snowshill Manor 

If you've been thinking about volunteering and are keen to meet new people and learn new skills, then we'd love to hear from you.