Stourhead

Important notice -

On Friday 2 December roadworks will be taking place near the entrance to the property. Stourhead will be fully open, so please follow the diversions in place to ensure safe arrival.

Palladian house and world-famous landscape garden

Stourhead

Things to see and do

House, garden & dogs

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What's on

Upcoming events

The Christmas Gothic Cottage

Tue 06 Dec 2016
11:00-15:00

The Christmas House

Tue 06 Dec 2016
11:00-15:30
Discover how Harry's family celebrated Christmas together, find out about old and new traditions, and be inspired with ideas for your own home as we reveal a selection of rooms in the house decorated for the festive season.

Christmas Lunches

Tue 06 Dec 2016
12:00-15:00
Get into the Christmas spirit with a scrumptious seasonal lunch.

Meet Father Christmas

Sat 10 Dec 2016
10:30-14:00
Presents for all the children in the magical grotto, with a special story from the jolly man in red. Families can make Christmas crafts, write letters to Father Christmas and make festive decorations together. Local choirs will be providing...

New Year's Day Walk

Sun 01 Jan 2017
11:00-13:00
Join Kim, Head Ranger and Alan, Garden & Estate Manager for a walk through the ancient woods and parkland. Discover how we look after this historic estate and finish with warming mulled wine and mince pies.

Winter Warmer weekends and half-term

Sat 07 Jan 2017
11:00-15:00
Please join us in the Entrance Hall of the house to enjoy a warming log fire, traditional board games and dressing up. Get to know the Hoare family through their portraits and take a look at the Inner Hall which is usually closed to visitors.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

A view of the Pantheon at Stourhead

Saving the Pantheon 

In 2014 the Pantheon at Stourhead in Wiltshire was in need of repair. Find out why this building is so important to the landscape and history of Stourhead, and why is must always be preserved.

The carpet being removed for restoration

Restoring our historic carpet 

In 2014 the Axminster carpet was restored and given the size of it, this was a big task.

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Groups

Group enjoying a tour of Stourhead

Bringing a crowd with you? 

Come as a group on a visit to Stourhead, you'll have lots to talk about on the way home.

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Get involved

 A volunteer laughing with visitors

Help us at Stourhead 

Join in and help us care for this special place for future generations.

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Places to stay

The holiday cottage sitting room

Enjoy the stunning Wiltshire landscape a little longer 

Spend a few days in the beautiful countryside around National Trust house Stourhead. From romantic retreats to a cozy pub, we've got lots of options available.

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Venue hire