Wightwick Manor and Gardens

Important notice -

Please note: Some rooms on the upper floor of the Manor are closed for conservation work until early March.

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

'Art and Activism' - Artist in Residence exhibition

Sat 16 Feb 2019
12:00-15:00
Kate Charlesworth, illustrator, cartoonist and graphic novelist, took up residence at Wightwick in May, and drew on Virginia Woolf’s essay, 'A Room of One's Own' to create a new exhibition inspired by Wightwick’s past.

February Half Term Family Crafts

Thu 21 Feb 2019
11:00-15:00
To commemorate the closing of our theme of 'Women and Power', which started in 2018, we will be rounding off our celebrations with suffrage-themed craft activities.

Suffragette Reenactment - The trial of Emmeline Pankhurst - Extra Dates

Thu 21 Feb 2019
12:30-13:00
Based on the words of Emmeline Pankhurst in her autobiography ‘Suffragette My Own Story’, this live, indoor performance is written by Sam Kick from Sunflower Theatre Arts and stars our wonderful volunteers.

Evelyn De Morgan's Venus and Cupid - Free Curator Talk

Mon 25 Feb 2019
14:00-14:30
Join Sarah Hardy, De Morgan Foundation Curator, introduces the work of the De Morgans on display in the De Morgan Gallery exhibition at Wightwick Manor.

Make more of your photography at Wightwick Manor & Gardens

Tue 26 Feb 2019
10:30-12:30
Join us in the wonderful surroundings here at Wightwick to build on what you already know and see what you can do with your photography. Tutored Sessions for beginners and intermediate level photographers.

Exhibition: Rossetti Pre the Pre-Raphaelites

Mon 04 Mar 2019
12:00-16:00
To celebrate the acquisition of the generous gift of a large number of early Rossetti sketches, we are launching our new exhibition on Monday 4 March 2019.
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Eating and shopping

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Groups

Family crossing the Mathematical bridge, Wightwick

Group visits to Wightwick Manor 

Your group will love a trip out to Wightwick Manor, full of famous art and gardens to relax in. Take a look at our information for groups and start to plan your day.

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History

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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