Visiting Uppark: What you need to know

You do not need to book your visit to Uppark in advance. However we recommend reading this article before your visit to get the most out of your time with us.

Girl sitting in a car boot at Ashridge, Herts

Parking  

Parking is free at Uppark. We have designated accessibility parking available – please speak to a member of the welcome team and they will be able to direct you. Alternatively, please contact us in advance on 01730825415 for further guidance on parking, or download our accessibility statement under the 'facilities and access' tab on the homepage. Campervans that are used for transport are welcome but are not permitted to stay overnight.

Servant bells below stairs Uppark

What's open  

The house, gardens, estate, second hand bookshop and toilets are open. Each area of the site has different opening times so please check the 'opening times' tab on our home page before you visit to avoid disappointment. Our visitor welcome team are happy to talk you through what areas are open during your visit.

A row of wheelchairs

Accessibility  

To download a PDF of all our accessibility information, please visit the 'facilities and access' tab on our homepage. Please check with staff on arrival if you have any concerns. If you would like to hire a wheelchair, please pre-book. You can email us: uppark@nationaltrust.org.uk or or give us a call: 01730825415

The Saloon at Uppark, West Sussex

Visiting the house

There's no need to book a ticket to see the house, just join the queue outside the front door. The house is open Thursday - Sunday only. Please check the 'opening times' tab on our homepage to see what's open on the day you plan to visit.

Visitors in the garden at Uppark House and Garden, West Sussex

Staying safe

In line with government guidance, we're lifting social distancing rules and other COVID restrictions. However, the safety of our visitors and staff remains our top priority. Alongside maintaining our high standards of cleanliness, plexiglass screens will stay in place at all of our till points and hand sanitiser stations will remain. Please be mindful of each other when visiting our properties. If you’re showing any of the symptoms of coronavirus, or if you've been in contact with anyone that has the virus in the last 14 days, please don’t visit.

Face-coverings worn by visitors indoors after re-opening

Use of face coverings

In England, face coverings are no longer required by law. The government suggests that you continue to wear a face covering in crowded and enclosed spaces where you may come into contact with other people you do not normally meet. Our staff and volunteers may wear continue to wear face masks inside, you are welcome to wear yours during your visit.

Group alighting from coach at National Trust property

Group visits to Uppark

We welcome pre-booked schools or groups to Uppark. Guided tours, education tools and food and beverage can be arranged as part of your visit. To make any enquiries or to make a provisional booking please email us at uppark@nationaltrust.org.uk or call 01730825415

Dog sitting by owner in meadow

Visiting Uppark with your dog  

We welcome dogs in most parts of the grounds . For all the information about visiting Uppark with your dog, please read our dedicated dog article.