Wimpole Estate

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

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Wimpole Estate

What's on 

Coming up

Upcoming events

Wimpole Autumn Concert: Charlotte Rowan

Fri 20 Oct 2017
20:00-22:00
Virtuoso violinist Charlotte Rowan brings you an evening of dazzling music in the Long Gallery at Wimpole Hall, Enjoy the rare treat of looking round our Ground Floor rooms after hours in the company of our knowledgeable room guides.

Hedge Laying Course

Sat 21 Oct 2017
10:00-16:00
An introduction to hedge laying using axes and billhooks where you will learn how to lay a Midland style hedge.

Heavy Horse Driving Course for Beginners

Sat 21 Oct 2017
10:00-16:00
The day includes an introduction to the horses, then learn how to harness your horse. Moving out to the field you will work your horse on long reins, walking behind them, giving directions and verbal instruction, as well as driving a sledge...

Pumpkin Carving at Half Term

Sat 21 Oct 2017
11:00-16:00
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)

Nordic Walking - four week course October 2017

Sun 22 Oct 2017
10:00-11:00
Join qualified British Nordic Walking instructor Mandy Coar for an hour long Nordic walking four week course to master the basics.

Sunday Stroll - A Brief Walk in History

Sun 22 Oct 2017
11:00-12:30
Join us on a 1.2 mile parkland walk and uncover the stories at the heart of Wimpole
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Eating and shopping

Eating and shopping at Wimpole

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Wildlife

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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.

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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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Learning

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.

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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