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Stourhead estate walks

Stretch your legs on a guided walk around Stourhead's wider estate and enjoy routes that highlight the beauty of each season.

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Be led on lesser-known routes around Stourhead's wider estate, see bluebells in spring, wildflowers and butterflies in summer, and the golden landscapes of autumn. Learn more about the archaeology and fascinating history of this storied landscape.

22 March: Park Hill Camp – looking at estate and woodland management and wildlife. 26 April: Bonham Wood – with bluebells in full bloom. 31 May: Alfred’s Tower – looking at wildlife plus estate and woodland management. 28 June: Whitesheet Hill – looking at archaeology, butterflies and wildflowers. 26 July: Park Hill Camp – looking at estate and woodland management and wildlife. 30 August: Alfred’s Tower - looking at wildlife plus estate and woodland management. 27 September: Whitesheet Hill – looking at archaeology, butterflies and wildflowers. 25 October: Bonham Wood – to take in the autumn colours.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £0.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

Due to the in-depth content of the tour, it may not be suitable for children

Meeting point

Most wider estate walks start outside of Visitor Reception, except Alfred's Tower which starts in Alfred's Tower carpark.

What to bring and wear

Bring weather appropriate clothes and comfortable shoes for walking in, you may also want to bring water and snacks.

Accessibility

Wider estate walks take place on country paths of mixed gradients and quality.

Other

Please note that the duration of walks may vary depending on route, weather and group size.

Contact info

Stourhead Estate Office

Upcoming events

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Easter trail 

Adventure your way around Stourhead on this Easter themed trail.

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on
13 Apr to 14 Apr 2024
at
09:00 to 15:00
+ 1 other date or time
Event

Walks & Talks 

Discover the story of Stourhead and its landscape garden on daily guided tours.

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on
13 Apr to 31 Jul 2024
at
11:00 to 12:30
+ 219 other dates or times
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Making a House a Home: 300 Years of Women’s History at Stourhead 

300 years of Stourhead as a home, shines a light on the women who shaped this iconic place.

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on
13 Apr to 3 Nov 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
+ 204 other dates or times
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Seasonal Yoga 

Mark the changing season with a relaxing and restorative yoga in a quiet corner of Stourhead's garden.

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on
21 Apr to 6 Oct 2024
at
10:30 to 11:45
+ 2 other dates or times