Things to see and do

House, garden & dogs


What's on

Upcoming events

Craft Fair

Sat 06 May 2017
Artists and craftspeople with a tempting selection of jewellery, pottery, paintings, wood turning and much more.

Spring garden tours

Mon 08 May 2017
Your guide will share Stourhead's history and the stories of the family who created this extraordinary place. With special springtime highlights as the world-famous landscape garden comes to life with colours and scents.

Stourhead Immortal Triathlon

Sat 13 May 2017
Awe-inspiring experiences for participants and spectators.

Flower Gala

Sat 27 May 2017
Floral displays including blooms from Stourhead Garden bring colour and fragrance to this historical church.

Craft Fair

Sat 01 Jul 2017
A summer fair with jewellery, pottery, paintings, wood carvings and much more from artists and crafts people.

Scones and Songs

Fri 01 Sep 2017
Celebrate two great British traditions. We'll have sweet and savoury varieties all lovingly made by our team of bakers. Meet 'Chef', take home top tips and recipes, play the giant Scone & Spoon race, vote for your favourite and enter our...

Eating and shopping


Our work

Ian Cotton from Cliveden Conservation re-carves marble in the Grotto

Restoring the Grotto quote 

Thanks to funds donated we have been able to restore an Alexander Pope quote in the Grotto

First big delivery of woodchip for the new Stourhead biomass boiler

Iconic Stourhead House gets cutting edge heating system  

Stourhead House is cutting bills and carbon emissions with a cutting edge, greener biomass heating system.

The carpet being removed for restoration

Restoring our historic carpet 

The Axminster carpet from Stourhead's Saloon was restored and given the size of it, this was a big task.

A view of the Pantheon at Stourhead

Saving the Pantheon 

The Pantheon was recently 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.



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 care for this special place for future generations.


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