Wimpole Estate

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

Wimpole Estate

Things to see and do

A family look through a gate to see animals at Home Farm

Family fun at Wimpole 

Wimpole Estate is full of adventures waiting to happen. Whether your children are fascinated by impressive architecture, want to get up close to animals on a working farm or just need to burn off steam in the great outdoors, families can have a lot of fun together at Wimpole, whatever the weather.

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What's on

Wimpole Hall lit up with coloured lights, part of the Christmas at Wimpole trail.

Christmas at Wimpole 2022 

Make Christmas 2022 extra special at Wimpole Estate. Lights and seasonal sounds will fill the air with festive fun at Wimpole, making the most wonderful time of year even more magical.

Upcoming events

Wimpole in Bloom

Wed 29 Jun 2022
09:30-16:30
Join us this summer to discover Wimpole in Bloom, a celebration of our summer gardens as they showcase a floral display.

Wimpole Wednesday Walks

Wed 29 Jun 2022
11:00-13:00
Our popular guided walks are back! Enjoy the estate from a different perspective and discover the best bits of the parkland and countryside by joining our volunteer guides on a Wednesday Walk.

Wimpole Sunday Strolls

Sun 03 Jul 2022
11:00-12:30
Enjoy a guided walk and talk, exploring the history of Wimpole Estate with a volunteer guide on our Sunday Strolls.

House Experience Volunteer Recruitment Day

Sat 16 Jul 2022
12:00-15:00
Join us in the Hall for our House Experience Volunteer recruitment day. Chat to the team, and find out about volunteering with us.

Let's Play at Wimpole Estate

Sat 23 Jul 2022
09:30-16:00
Playtime is about to get bigger, better and wilder than ever. Join us this summer and go wild throughout the summer holidays.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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History

Captain George and Elsie Bambridge

Wimpole through the ages 

Layers of history have built up over the years at Wimpole. Here we have a peek back through time.

Wimpole Estate

Join or give

A pair of Shire horses in leather and brass harness

Wimpole's Shire horse appeal 

For centuries they have tirelessly worked the land, but Shire horses are a breed under threat. At Wimpole Home Farm in Cambridgeshire we need your help to look after these magnificent beasts and secure their future.

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Groups

Visiting as part of a group

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Get involved

Volunteer Gardeners in the glasshouse potting on seedlings

Join the Wimpole team 

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

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Art and collections

Our collections

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