Wightwick Manor and Gardens

The legacy of a family's passion for Victorian art and design

Wightwick Manor and Gardens

Things to see and do 


Start your visit now by watching our introductory film

Get to know us before you arrive by watching our introductory film, also on display in the stables.

A pencil sketch depicting two lovers sitting on a bench under a tree

'Beyond Ophelia' - A Celebration of Lizzie Siddal, Artist and Poet 

Visit our new exhibition of Siddal's work from 1 March 2018. Part of Women and Power in the Midlands, here at Wightwick Manor.

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Folksy Theatre performance in costume with masks

Playful summer nights at Wightwick Manor 

Celebrate summer with an outdoor theatre performance

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Beyond Ophelia - A Celebration of Lizzie Siddal

Mon 28 May 2018
An exhibition celebrating the Art and Poetry of Lizzie Siddal.

May Half-Term Family Crafts

Wed 30 May 2018
Have you been a busy bee this school holiday? Find out what gets bees buzzing on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in May half term.

Conservation In Action

Wed 13 Jun 2018
Our cleaning season doesn't finish in the Spring! Meet our conservation team this Summer and learn about how they protect and look after the items in our care.

Specialist Talk - The Pre-Raphaelites - Sex, Drugs and Poetry

Fri 15 Jun 2018
A tongue-in-cheek evening tour with a definite adult slant led by the House and Collections Manager. The stories we've always wanted to tell about The Pre-Raphaelite Circle and their associates but didn't dare! Over 18's only.

Nicola Jarvis Embroidery Class - William & May Morris

Sat 07 Jul 2018
Join Nicola Jarvis, tutor at the Royal School of Needlework, as she teaches you the skills of hand embroidery.

Specialist Talk: Suffrage & Wolverhampton's Fight for Women's Equality in the early 20th Century

Fri 20 Jul 2018
A talk by art historian and Conservation Assistant, Hannah Squire, learn about the variety of deeds and words used by women in Wolverhampton to help further the cause of women's rights.
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Eating and shopping 

Cooking utensils in the kitchen at Wightwick Manor

Visit our tea-room and pop into the gift shop 

You'll find freshly cooked food in our tea-room, and you can order fabric and wallpaper from our William Morris inspired shop.

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Family crossing the Mathematical bridge, Wightwick

Organise a group visit 

Your group will love a trip out to Wightwick Manor, full of famous art and gardens to relax in.

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Image from Mawson's Art and Craft of Gardening 1912 edition Wightwick Manor

Start to discover the fascinating history of Wightwick 

From its Victorian builders to the amazing art collection Wightwick is a rich tapestry of stories, so start to follow just a few of the threads.

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Get involved

Scarecrow in the Kitchen garden, Wightwick

Find out about volunteering 

Our volunteers help in so many ways; find out what they do and if there might be a role for you

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Venue hire

A tantalus with decanters at Wightwick Manor

Filming and meetings, all you need to know about hiring Wightwick 

As well as being open to the public all year round Wightwick is also popular with TV crews. We also get regular requests for private hire and weddings. Read our guide on what we can offer.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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