Woolsthorpe Manor

Woolsthorpe Manor from the historic orchard

Important notice -

Please note that the Manor House will close at 15:00 on Thursday 20 and Friday 21 October.

The world changed here

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Messy science for half term

Thu 26 Oct 2017
Be inspired by Isaac Newton with some messy science for families at Woolsthorpe this half term.

Crafty Sundays at Woolsthorpe

Sun 12 Nov 2017
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!

Christmas stained glass workshop

Tue 21 Nov 2017
Practical workshop led by Strawberry Glass exploring the skills of stained glass copper foiling to make a colourful Christmas decoration to take home. Tuition, all materials and a light lunch included.

Carols and crafts at Woolsthorpe

Sun 03 Dec 2017
It's becoming a bit of a tradition - this year we'll have Christmas craft stalls during the day and carol singing in the barn from 3pm with mulled wine and mince pies. Start your festive season at Woolsthorpe Manor!

House of Light

Fri 08 Dec 2017
Newton's work with light at Woolsthorpe Manor changed the world and made this place a beacon for science. We're inviting the artists and scientists of tomorrow to help tell the story of what happened here 350 years ago and the impact it made on...

House of Light - in the dark!

Fri 15 Dec 2017
A spectacular event will celebrate the House of Light season. Inspired by stories of Isaac Newton, we will start with a lantern-lit procession, with stargazing - hopefully the skies will be clear enough for us to see the Geminid meteor shower -...
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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