Wimpole Estate

Important notice -

On Saturday 7 October, the Saloon, Breakfast room and Dining room will be closed due to an event, however the remainder of the house is open from 11am - 5pm

A working estate still guided by the seasons, with an impressive mansion and Home Farm

Wimpole Estate

What's on 

Coming up

Upcoming events

Scarecrow Display and Competition

Sun 24 Sep 2017
Don't miss our weird and wonderful display of scarecrows in the Walled Garden this September. The scarecrows have all been created by local community groups and each one has its own personality.

Wimpole at War- 1940s Weekend

Sun 24 Sep 2017
Enjoy a great weekend of entertainment, living history and displays set during the 1940s. This year there's even more military and civilian displays in and around the gardens, music, song and dance in the Great Barn and an exciting skirmish...

Sunday Stroll - A Brief Walk in History

Sun 24 Sep 2017
Join us on a 1.2 mile parkland walk and uncover the stories at the heart of Wimpole

Shire Horse Carriage Rides

Tue 26 Sep 2017
The perfect way to celebrate a special occasion. Experience the luxury of a private carriage ride pulled by a magnificient Shire horse through the Wimpole Estate parkland with a dedicated groom and driver.

Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 27 Sep 2017
Join us for a different walk each week, showing off some of the best views, woodland paths and secret seats in and around Wimpole's parkland.

Introduction to Running- every Thursday

Thu 28 Sep 2017
If you are completely new to running, looking to ease yourself back into exercise or training for a Parkrun or Race for Life this is the perfect group for you!
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Eating and shopping

Eating and shopping at Wimpole

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Our work

Re-thatching the barn 2016

Conserve and protect 

Discover the skills and techniques we use to care for and maintain our special place for generations to come.

Wimpole Estate

Get involved

Some of the garden volunteers at Wimpole

Join our team 

Join the Wimpole team to learn new skills, make friends and enjoy a variety of experiences.

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Exploring Wimpole with your school

Discover a different way to learn 

Discover the rare breeds on our farm and the history of our estate as you follow our professional or self-led tours.

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Venue hire

View of the hands of a wedding couple showing her wedding ring

Hire our special place 

Host your own event at this unique working estate, from your civil ceremony or wedding reception to a family celebration or a corporate event, we will help you create the perfect celebration.

Wimpole Estate

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Wimpole Estate on the National Trust Collections website