The Vyne

Important notice -

Please note high winds may cause the rooftop walkway to close 21-22 October. It’s a good idea to check this website for further updates before you set off.

Experience conservation in action as this former Tudor mansion undergoes a major roof project

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Things to see and do

More than 100,000 visitors have ascended The Vyne's rooftop walkway

100,000 visitors ascend The Vyne’s rooftop walkway

Currently undergoing a £5.4m roof project, we've now welcomed more than 100,000 visitors onto our rooftop walkway since it opened in March this year. From this fully accessible lofty vantage point, you can enjoy a behind-the-scenes view of conservation in action.

Planning ahead for Christmas

Stepping back into Tudor history

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What's on

Upcoming events

Tag-a-Tile 2017

Sat 21 Oct 2017
Be part of history by personalising a tile with a message or drawing to go on our new roof.

Tudor secrets self-guided tour

Sat 21 Oct 2017
At the site visited by Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn in 1535, pick up your self-guided tour at Visitor Reception and uncover hidden secrets contained in The Vyne's surviving Tudor features.

Rooftop walkway

Sat 21 Oct 2017
See how our major roof project is progressing from our lift-accessible rooftop walkway open daily. Read on for all opening times and last entry times.

Children's Tudor animal trail

Sat 21 Oct 2017
Deer, horses and falcons are just some of the creatures you may have seen at The Vyne in 1535. See if you can spot the animals that played an important part in Tudor life.

Meet the project specialist - Assistant Project Curator

Thu 09 Nov 2017
How do you research and tell a previously untold story in a historic building undergoing major roof repairs? Meet our Assistant Project Curator to find out.

Meet the project builder

Mon 13 Nov 2017
How exactly do you repair a Tudor roof? To find out, you're invited onto The Vyne's rooftop walkway to meet Site Manager for the Roof Project Andy Nicholls.
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Get involved

Become part of the family

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Our work

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Eating and shopping

Ways to treat yourself

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Vintage coach at The Vyne

Group visits to The Vyne 

With over 500 years of history, there is plenty to discover at this former Tudor palace. Find out about group visits to The Vyne and how to get the most out of your trip.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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