Wightwick Manor and Gardens

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Please note that we have taken the decision to close the site today due to the forecast high winds. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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

More about this place

Wightwick Manor and Gardens

Things to see and do 

Video

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.

Wightwick Manor and Gardens

What's on 

Who was the forgotten Pre-Raphaelite?

Upcoming events

Family Hallowe'en Half Term Fun

Sat 21 Oct 2017
10:30-17:00
Get the kids to don their most frightening fancy dress and join us this half term for our annual outdoors pumpkin trail along with other spooky activities.

Specialist Talk: The life and works of Simeon Solomon

Sat 28 Oct 2017
10:00-12:30
This is another chance to hear this exciting new talk for 2017 which shines the spotlight on our LGBTQ heritage at Wightwick Manor.

An Evening of Christmas Carols

Mon 04 Dec 2017
20:00-21:30
Join us for an evening of Christmas carols in the splendid setting of the Great Parlour. We are delighted to welcome the Voices of Tantallon back for another year. Tickets on sale from 1 November.

Visit Father Christmas at Wightwick Manor

Sat 09 Dec 2017
10:30-16:00
Father Christmas is making his annual appearance in his magical sitting room in the Manor. Demand is always high so make sure to book your tickets early.

Don't Go into the Cellar, presents Mr Charles Dickens Performs Another Christmas Carol

Wed 13 Dec 2017
19:30-21:30
Join us in the Great Parlour for this new original one man show. Hear Mr Dickens narrates and performs another seasonal festive tale, featuring church sexton Gabriel Grubb.
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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.

Wightwick Manor and Gardens

Groups 

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.

Wightwick Manor and Gardens

History 

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

Weddings, 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