Stourhead

Stourhead

What's on

Upcoming events

Guided introductory walk

Sun 22 Sep 2019
11:00-12:30
Join this free walk to discover the genius of the place, and how one family has cared for and curated Stourhead for over 300 years, leaving a legacy that is enjoyed by thousands today.

Nearness by Sam Smith

Sun 22 Sep 2019
11:00-16:00
'Nearness' is a two-part video and mapped walking path through Stourhead Gardens by artist Sam Smith.

Of Animacy Reading Group: Plants

Wed 25 Sep 2019
17:30-19:30
Of Animacy Reading Group, led by curator Nella Aarne, gathers at Stourhead over the summer months in conjunction with artist Sam Smith’s exhibition Nearness. The reading group is always open to all and no prior knowledge of the subjects discussed.

Guided Estate Walk

Fri 27 Sep 2019
11:00-13:00
Pull on your walking boots and experience Stourhead's diverse countryside.

Autumn aglow

Tue 01 Oct 2019
09:00-18:00
As the seasons change, the garden comes to life with reflections on the lake creating the illusion that the garden is ablaze. Colours change throughout autumn, so come back and see the transformation as the season progresses.

Masterpiece Tours

Tue 01 Oct 2019
10:00-13:00
See Stourhead’s masterpieces in a new light. Delve deeper into the connections between the collection and the landscape garden on this extended guided tour, showcasing the highlights of this magnificent place and enjoy delicious refreshments.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

Our Work

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.

The Library Lunette that was recently restored

Conserving the Library Lunette 

As soon as you walk into the Library, you can’t help but stare in wonder at this work of art.

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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 group of volunteers enjoying a cup of tea

Volunteering at Stourhead 

By joining the Stourhead team you’ll make a huge difference, playing your part for this living work of art.

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Places to stay

The holiday cottage sitting room

Enjoy the 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

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Stourhead on the National Trust Collections website