Wimpole Estate

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

Wimpole Estate

Things to see and do

Wimpole Estate

What's on 

Coming up

Upcoming events

Scene: a new way of looking

Tue 25 Oct 2016
Celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown with major contemporary installation by NEON, an award-winning design practice that seeks to explore new territories between architecture, design and art.

Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 26 Oct 2016
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.

Pumpkin Carving at Half Term

Wed 26 Oct 2016
Create your own spooky masterpiece by carving a pumpkin at Home Farm this half term, normal farm admission applies plus minimum £2 charge for the pumpkin (prices vary dependant on the size of each pumpkin)

Learn how to start and improve your running at Wimpole Estate

Thu 27 Oct 2016
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!

Basement Tour

Thu 27 Oct 2016
Visit our basements and learn about life below stairs. Find out about the servants that worked here and see their working quarters which are not on the normal visitor route.

Wimpole Murder Mystery: Till Death Do Us Part?

Fri 28 Oct 2016
The year is 1771. Capability Brown's plans to landscape Wimpole Estate are progressing well and the village of Wimpole is abounding with speculation concerning the forthcoming wedding of Anthony, esteemed acquaintance of Jemima, Marchioness Grey.
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Eating and shopping

Wimpole Estate


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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.

Wimpole Estate

Venue hire

Celebrate your wedding at Wimpole Hall

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.