Wimpole Estate

Important notice -

We're doing some maintenance work on our car park, so please follow the signs and park where requested for the next few days. Thank you.

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

Wed 20 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.

Digging for Victory with Wimpole's Head Gardener, 18th, 20th and 22nd September

Wed 20 Sep 2017
11:00-12:00
Get ready for Wimpole at War with our very own Digging for Victory talks with Head Gardener Philip Whaites. Find out what we grow in the Walled Garden here and pick up some tips about growing your own vegetables.

Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 20 Sep 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.

Shire Horse Carriage Rides

Wed 20 Sep 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.

Introduction to Running- every Thursday

Thu 21 Sep 2017
09:30-10:30
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!

Introduction to Running- every Friday

Fri 22 Sep 2017
19:00-20:00
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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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