Woolsthorpe Manor

A frosty winter morning at Woolsthorpe Manor

Important notice -

Due to the bad weather forecast for later today (17 March), and the safety of our staff travelling, we will be closing the site at 3pm. Last entry to the site at 2:30pm. We hope to be open again tomorrow

The world changed here

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Things to see and do

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What's on 

Upcoming events

British Science Week

Sun 18 Mar 2018
British Science Week this year is all about Exploration and Discovery - come and discover some of the hidden things about Woolsthorpe Manor we've been exploring in our Illuminating Newton programme. See how we've used scientific techniques to...

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Nature trails with a science twist - your prize will be a Cadbury choccy treat!

Crafty Sundays at Woolsthorpe

Sun 08 Apr 2018
One Sunday a month we're inviting local stallholders to bring their wares to Woolsthorpe for a mini-craft event - just drop in and see what's here this month!

Photography Drop-in

Tue 15 May 2018
Photography with a difference - from pinhole cameras to digital, including an opportunity to take photographs inside the Manor House without visitors.

Pop-up science

Mon 28 May 2018
Family science activities and crafts for half term. Some small charges may apply.

Half term at Isaac Newton's house

Tue 29 May 2018
50 things self-guided activities, plus some extra Woolsthorpe science-y stuff.
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Eating and shopping

A visitor with a bowl of soup and a slice of fresh bread at a National Trust café

Soup and science - what's not to like? 

We're just off the A1 so it's easy to drop in for a light lunch on your travels. Beware, though, lots of people start with the soup and get engrossed in the science!

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Get involved

Volunteers prepare flowers for a special event at Woolsthorpe Manor

Become a volunteer 

We're always ready to welcome new volunteers so take a look at the kind of roles we offer and how to join the team.

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The Manor House from the orchard

A place in scientific history 

This is where an apple fell from a tree - and the way we see the world changed.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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