Important notice -

King Alfred's Tower will be closed this Sunday 28 August due to a shortage of staff. Sorry for any disappointment.

Palladian house and world-famous landscape garden


Things to see and do

House, garden & dogs


What's on

Upcoming events

Scone Fest

Sat 10 Sep 2016
Join us to celebrate one of the great British traditions...the scone. We'll have many varieties of sweet and savoury all lovingly made by our team of bakers. You may just discover the answer to the ultimate question... jam or cream first?

Guided estate walk

Fri 30 Sep 2016
Don't miss this guided tour of the woodland, it's the last of the year. Explore the varied countryside of the wider Stourhead Estate - valleys, woods, meadows and an Iron Age camp.

Craft Fair

Sat 15 Oct 2016
Artists and craftspeople with local and unique jewellery, pottery, paintings, wood turners, and much more.

Whispering Woodfolk - Red Threads

Sun 16 Oct 2016
To welcome the arrival of autumn Whispering Woods present a brand new version of their popular show.

Autumn Colour Garden Tours

Mon 17 Oct 2016
Experience Stourhead in all its golden glory on our free guided tours of the garden.

Apple Day

Sat 22 Oct 2016
Taste and buy over 20 varieties of Somerset orchard apples along with local ciders and speciality cheeses.

Eating and shopping


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.



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.


Get involved

 A volunteer laughing with visitors

Help us at Stourhead 

Join in and help us maintain the house and gardens at Stourhead.


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.


Venue hire