Wightwick Manor and Gardens

Interior photograph of the Great Parlour at Wightwick Manor

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

Wightwick Manor and Gardens

Things to see and do

The upper hall decorated for Christmas at Wightwick Manor

Wightwick's traditional christmas returns 

Carols in the Great Parlour, Father Christmas in his sitting room and traditional decorations in every room. What more could you want from a Wightwick Christmas.

Woodland garden in the springtime at Wightwick Manor

We're open all year round - so when is it best to visit? 

With the garden, shop and tea-room open daily, and the house only closed on Tuesdays you have lots of choices as to when to visit.

The painted glass window on the Nursery landing at Wightwick Manor

Discover the house and collections and make the most of your visit 

Explore a home full of Pre-Raphaelite art and William Morris interiors, lovingly collected by Sir Geoffrey and Rosalie, Lady Mander.

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What's on 

Yew hedge path leading to the front door at Wightwick Manor

What's on at Wightwick 

From specialist talks to family fun we have lots to do. Some are free, others need booking, so find out about our events this year.

Upcoming events

An Evening of Christmas Carols

Mon 12 Dec 2016
Join us for an evening of Christmas carols in the splendid setting of the Great Parlour which will be dressed for Christmas. We are delighted to announce Tantallon as our guest choir for 2016.

Don't Go into the Cellar, Victorian Theatre presents Ghost Stories for Christmas

Wed 21 Dec 2016
Join us in the Great Parlour for this original stage-play. Don't Go into the Cellar! theatre company bring new adaptations of nineteenth-century literature's greatest ghost and horror stories.
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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 facinating 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.