Attraction in Warminster
Discover the beauty and splendour of this world-famous eighteenth century landscape garden with its enchanting temples, monuments, rare trees and plants set around a magnificent lake. Wander around the 100 acres and enjoy the seasonal changes from Spring daffodils, through stunning rhododendrons to blazing Autumn colour. Fine Palladian house, designed in 1721 for Henry Hoare, with outstanding library, works of art and furniture by the younger Chippendale. King Alfred's Tower, an intriguing red-brick folly built in 1772 is almost 50 m high and gives breathtaking views over the estate and three counties.
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Nearest UK Airport: Bristol
House open Mar-3rd Nov 11am-4.30pm daily, 9th-24th Nov 11am-3pm Sat & Sun only, 30th Nov-22nd Dec 11am-3pm daily. Last entry is 30mins before closing.
Garden open Apr-Sep 9am-7pm daily, Oct-Mar 9am-5pm or dusk if earlier.
King Alfred's Tower opening times vary, please call 01747 81152 to confirm.
The garden is open for dog walkers Mar - Nov after 4pm and during opening hours Dec - Feb.
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes - by appointment
Discount for Groups: Yes
Car Parking: Yes
Admission Price: Gift Aid Prices# for House OR Garden:-
Adult £8.50, Child £4.70, Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) £20.30
House AND Garden:-
Adult £14.20, Child £7.10, Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) £33.90
King Alfred's Tower:-
Adult £3.50, Child £1.70, Family (2 adults & up to 3 children) £7.60
#Gift Aid Admission includes a 10 per cent or more voluntary donation. Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.
Gift Shop: Yes
Catering: New Restaurant open daily and Spread Eagle Inn
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