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Palladian house and world-famous landscape garden

near Mere, Wiltshire, BA12 6QD

View of the lake with Palladian bridge and Pantheon in the distance in spring at Stourhead, Wiltshire

Planning your visit

a colourful graphic for ‘Summer of Play’ at Morden Hall Park, sponsored by Starling Bank. The poster includes the National Trust logo, a stylized sun in the top right corner, and playful illustrations of clouds and a rainbow. Two children are depicted playing; one is flying a kite, and the other is holding an ice cream cone.

Events at Stourhead 

View all our upcoming events, including our summer of play, autumn and Christmas activities.

An outdoor theatre performance taking place in the gardens

Open-air theatre this summer at Stourhead 

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company as they perform the much-loved classics, Beauty and the Beast, Little Women and Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice.

A photograph called Human Disaster showing elephants and other animals surrounded by rubbish

Earth Photo 2024 

Stourhead is delighted to display Earth Photo 2024, an outdoor exhibition of international photographers who have a keen eye for creatures, people and planet Earth. Come along and discover this year's entries!

A man with a young girl on his shoulders looking at Christmas lights

Christmas at Stourhead 

A million twinkling lights are set to bring the garden to life as the Christmas at Stourhead illuminated trail returns in 2024.

A small dog on a lead on the grass

Visiting Stourhead with your dog 

Find out about visiting the Stourhead estate with your dog, from where you can and can't take them, to the facilities available to dog owners. Stourhead is a two pawprint rated place.

A flowering rhododendron with the Pantheon overlooking the lake in the background at Stourhead, Wiltshire

Group and educational visits to Stourhead 

Find out everything you need to know about booking a group visit to Stourhead, from admission prices and benefits to educational tours.


Stourhead map 

Take a look at the map of Stourhead to help plan your visit.

Venue hire

Women at a wedding at Mount Stewart House, Co Down

Hire a venue at Stourhead 

Stourhead iconic landscape garden with picturesque views across the lakeside is the ideal setting for your ceremony or special event.

A young child and her mother bending down to look at flowers in the Sunken Garden in May at Castle Ward, County Down, Northern Ireland

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