Dyrham Park - National Trust

Dyrham Park - National Trust
Dyrham Park
Dyrham
near Bath
Gloucestershire
SN14 8ER
England

Website

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/dyrham-park

E-mail

dyrhampark@nationaltrust.org.uk

Telephone

0117 9375201

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.

Explore 270 acres (110 hectares) of ancient parkland, where a historic herd of fallow deer roams freely and magnificent trees and breathtaking views abound.

Inside the impressive mansion, built by hard-working civil servant William Blathwayt, discover fascinating interiors little changed in 300 years, as well as a rich collection that includes superb Dutch art and ceramics of the period.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site, Heritage site, Environmental or ecological centre

Opening hours

Please check the National Trust website before visiting.

Admission charges

House, garden & park: Adult £12.50, child £6.50
Garden & park: Adult £5.20, child £2.60

Discounts

  • National Trust
Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Walking

Beyond Blathwayt's Gates: An Historic Village Walk

  • 2 November 2014 2:30-3:30pm

Join us for a guided walk around the village of Dyrham and get a taste of 17th century village life as we explore the history of this beautiful area, its links with Dyrham Park and the old estate.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply (garden and park: adult £5.20, child £2.60).

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Human skull

Skulls and Bones Discovery

  • 1 November 2014 1-2pm

Join our rangers at Old Lodge. Come and handle some animal skulls, bones, antlers and more. You can even tick off another 50 Things Activity.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply (garden and park: adult £5.20, child £2.60).

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Wellies and snowdrops

Family Welly Walk

  • 1 November 2014 11-11:45am

A short walk through the squelchy areas of the park. Bring with you a sense of adventure and dress for the outdoors. We'll be looking at Autumn trees and wildlife and having fun having a stomp through the mud and completing a couple of 50 things activities.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply (garden and park: adult £5.20, child £2.60).

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Girl carrying a stick

Spooky Stick Skeletons

  • 31 October 2014 1-2pm *on now

Come along and help us make some spooky skeletons from sticks at Old Lodge. See how inventive you can be with your skeleton and tick off your 50 Things wild art activity.

The activity is taking place at Old Lodge which is accessible via the green walk across the park. Mainly flat but hilly and uneven in places.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply (garden and park: adult £5.20, child £2.60).

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/dyrham-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

photograph of ladybird

Catch a Creepy Crawly

  • 2 November 2014 1-2pm

Come and hunt for bugs and grubs with us at Old Lodge. You'll learn the names of the insects that you find and see them close up using magnifiers and pots. You will be able to tick off another 50 Things Activity.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply (garden and park: adult £5.20, child £2.60).

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/dyrham-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

Fallow Deer at Petworth Park

Deer Feeding and Dyrham Park

  • 1 — 21 December 2014

It's a great chance to see the deer up-close in their winter coats - an experience not to be missed! Maximum 2 people (including children), £10.00 per person.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. One feed per day. To book your place and to find out more, please call 0117 9371335 or email dyrhampark@nationaltrust.org.uk.

Book early to avoid disappointment.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£10.00 per person.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/dyrham-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

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