Important notice -

Due to high winds Stourhead will be closed on 2 October. If you have booked a visit for this date, we will be in touch soon. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Palladian house and world-famous landscape garden

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Please book ahead before visiting 

The landscape garden and car park at Stourhead are open. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends and bank holidays. However, where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking may not always be necessary.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Stourhead (28 Sept - 4 Oct)

Fri 02 Oct 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Stourhead. House open daily from 1 Oct, admittance to the house is on a first-come-first-served basis. Please discuss availability for the house with a team member on arrival.

Things to see and do

Dogs are welcome on the lead

Walking your dog at Stourhead 

We have special doggy opening hours so make sure your pet pooch doesn't miss out on all the fun.

Explore beyond the garden

Visiting with the family


Eating and shopping


Places to stay

The holiday cottage sitting room

Stay with us at Stourhead 

Spend a few days in the beautiful countryside around Stourhead.


Our work

Our Work

Details of three portraits

Addressing our histories of colonialism and historic slavery 

Stourhead, along with a number of other places and collections in our care, deals with contentious political histories. Learn more about what we are doing to be inclusive in our work and acknowledge the impact and legacies of colonialism.


Art and collections

Our collections

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