Wightwick Manor and Gardens

The interior of the Library at Wightwick Manor

Important notice -

Please note the formal garden opposite the front door is having a rest and will be closed until the spring.

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

Wightwick Manor and Gardens

Things to see and do

Wightwick Manor and Gardens

What's on 

Night and Sleep be Evelyn De morgan

Coming soon - our new gallery and De Morgan exhibition 

New in spring 2017 we'll be opening our Malthouse Gallery. Learn about the work to convert the space and our first exhibition.

Upcoming events

Specialist Talk: The life and works of Simeon Solomon

Sat 04 Feb 2017
10:00-12:30
This exciting new talk for 2017 gives a detailed look at our exclusive collection of Simeon Solomon's paintings. Join the House Steward for a relaxed talk followed by a walking tour of the collection.

February Half Term 50 Things Family Activities

Sat 18 Feb 2017
11:00-16:00
Get outdoors and have a go at our self-led family activities. Follow our wellie walk and pick up items to create some wild art, build a den or have a go at orienteering.

Specialist Talk: Women Artists of the Pre-Raphaelites

Sat 25 Mar 2017
10:00-12:30
Join the House Steward for a relaxed talk followed by a walking tour of the collection, featuring such artists as Evelyn De Morgan, Lizzie Siddal and Lucy Madox Brown.

Cadbury Egg Hunt

Fri 14 Apr 2017
10:30-16:00
Join us over the Easter weekend as Harelock, the detective bunny returns to Wightwick Manor and needs your help to solve the mystery before his arch enemy choco-larty.

Specialist Talk: The Life of May Morris

Sat 20 May 2017
10:00-12:30
Join the House Steward for a relaxed talk followed by a walking tour of the collection, featuring the life and works of the forgotten Morris. This event will be available for you to book from the beginning of February
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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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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.

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History 

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.