Opening / Admission

Wilton House

2017 OPENING DATES & TIMES:

Opening for the season – this Bank Holiday Saturday, 29th April, as follows: 

Please Note:

1. The House & Grounds will be closed on the 11th May 2017. 

THE HOUSE:

14th April – 17th April        11.30am – 5.00pm, Good Friday, Easter Sat, Sun & Mon

29th April – 31st August*   11.30am – 5.00pm, Sun – Thurs & Bank Hols Sats only*

 

The Dining and South Ante Rooms will be open:                                               27th – 29th May; 4th June – 9th July; 26th – 28th August                                     Allocated Guided Visit Days in 2017:                                                                       May: 9th, 10th, 23rd, 24th, 30th & 31st.

THE GROUNDS:

9th April – 23rd April*             11.00am – 5.30pm, Sun – Thurs only, incl Easter w/end  

29th April – 17th September* 11.00am – 5.30pm,  Sun – Thurs & Bank Hols Sats only*

 

 

LORD PEMBROKE’S CLASSIC CAR COLLECTION:

14th April – 17th April        11.30am – 5.00pm, Good Friday, Easter Sat, Sun & Mon

29th April – 31st August*   11.30am – 5.00pm, Sun – Thurs & Bank Hols Sats only*

 

THE CECIL BEATON EXHIBITION:

9th April – 23rd April*             11.00am – 5.30pm, Sun – Thurs only, incl Easter w/end  

29th April – 17th September* 11.00am – 5.30pm,  Sun – Thurs & Bank Hols Sats only*

 

 *Please Note: The House & Grounds may be closed at short notice due to family commitments and unforeseen circumstances. Please check the website or telephone us before making a long journey.

 

Freeflow

During Bank Holidays and School holidays and a number of select days, access to the House is on a freeflow basis. Guides are positioned in the main state rooms and are always happy to answer questions.  Guide books are on sale in the shop and in the Front Hall. We suggest that you allow at least 1 hour to visit the House.

Guided Visits

On quieter days, entry to the House is by guided visit which lasts approximately 40 minutes and starts every 30 minutes from 11.30am. Places can be booked on a first come, first served basis on arrival at admissions.                                                       Allocated Guided Visit Days in 2017:      May 9th, 10th, 23rd, 24th, 30th & 31st                                                                           

Guided Tours 

90 minute guided tours may be booked in advance  for groups of 15+ people. For more information please view our GROUPS section under the VISITOR heading.

Please Note:

  • Assistance dogs are permitted, otherwise NO DOGS are allowed in the House and Grounds.  Dogs must not be left unattended in vehicles in warm weather.
  • In the interests of public safety, no rollerblading, skateboards, bicycles, scooters, heelys or barbeques are permitted in the Grounds.
  • UNDER 16s MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A RESPONSIBLE ADULT AT ALL TIMES AND WILL NOT BE PERMITTED ACCESS ON THEIR OWN.