Wimpole Estate

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

Wimpole Estate

What's on 

Coming up

Upcoming events

Heavy Horse Driving Course for Beginners

Sun 20 Aug 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...

Sunday Stroll - A Brief Walk in History

Sun 20 Aug 2017
11:00-12:30
Join us on a 1.2 mile parkland walk and uncover the stories at the heart of Wimpole

Shire Horse Carriage Rides

Tue 22 Aug 2017
11:30-12:15
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 23 Aug 2017
11:00-13:00
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.

Harvest Folk at the Farm 28th August to 3rd September

Mon 28 Aug 2017
14:00-16:00
Come and celebrate harvest with us at Wimpole Home Farm. Enjoy toe-tapping tunes and songs by professional folk musicians in the Great Barn; 2pm to 4pm every day from Monday 28th August to Sunday 3rd September.

Scarecrow Display and Competition

Fri 01 Sep 2017
10:00-17:00
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.
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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