Stourhead

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Stourhead: World-famous 18th-century landscape garden and Palladian mansion. Enchanting temples, monuments and rare planting around a tranquil lake. Palladian mansion filled with Georgian treasures, Chippendale furniture and fine paintings. Woodland and chalk downland walks. Two Iron Age hill forts to explore

TypeOverall vote
Earthwork castle:7.4/10
Folly:6.9/10
Stately home:7.5/10
Country park:9.2/10
Popularity rank: #309

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How to get here

Car

At Stourton, off B3092, 3 miles north west of Mere (A303), 8 miles south of Frome (A361). King Alfred's Tower: 3½ miles by road from Stourhead House

Bus

First 58 Shaftesbury–Wincanton (passing Gillingham railway station), alight Zeals, 1¼ miles

Admission

Opening times (Gardens, All year):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
09:00 - 18:0009:00 - 18:0009:00 - 18:0009:00 - 18:0009:00 - 18:0009:00 - 18:0009:00 - 18:00

Opening times (House, 14 March - 1 November) :
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
11:00 - 17:0011:00 - 17:00--11:00 - 17:0011:00 - 17:0011:00 - 17:00

Prices:
AdultChildFamily
£11.10£5.50£26.30

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Contact

Address: Stourhead, Stourhead Estate Office, Stourton, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 6QD, UK
Phone: +44 1747 841152
Email: stourhead@nationaltrust.org.uk
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