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

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.

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What's on 

Upcoming events

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

Sat 21 Jul 2018
10:00-11:30
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.

New! 3-day Stone-carving workshop with Amerton Arts Studio

Sat 21 Jul 2018
10:00-16:30
Be inspired by the fantastic beasts you'll find throughout the Manor and in the De Morgan gallery, and over the course of this three day stone-carving workshop.

Beyond Ophelia - A Celebration of Lizzie Siddal

Sat 21 Jul 2018
12:00-17:00
An exhibition celebrating the Art and Poetry of Lizzie Siddal.

A better more beautiful world - Curator Talk

Thu 26 Jul 2018
14:00-15:00
A Better More Beautiful World: The De Morgans, their lives and legacies. Ceramic designer, William De Morgan and artist Evelyn De Morgan, were one of the most innovative and exciting artistic couples of the late-Victorian period.

Don't Go Into The Cellar presents 'Beastly Monsters & Monstrous Beasts' Outdoor Family Theatre

Wed 01 Aug 2018
17:30-19:30
Fiona Johnston plays Professor Challenger in this one-woman show. The high-energy adventurous yarn is written by Jonathan Goodwin, and directed by Gary Archer.

What a Beastly Summer! A Season of Family Activities for the August School Holidays

Thu 02 Aug 2018
10:30-16:00
Every Thursday and Friday during August, come along to discover what Beastly activities we have in store for you!
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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 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

A young volunteer room guide at Wightwick Manor

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