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Gorgeous house & gardens - one of our favourite NT places. Gardens are beautiful at anytime of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Majestic through the ages

I've loved Stourhead for over 20 years. Home to one of the most iconic gardens in England... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Stourhead includes a Palladian house and world-famous landscape garden. The garden is perhaps the most beautiful and magical of all the great landscape gardens, Stourhead is an 18th-century view of an Arcadian paradise. On a plateau of high ground...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Stourhead High Street | Near Mere, Warminster BA12 6QD, England
+44 1747 841152
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous house & gardens - one of our favourite NT places. Gardens are beautiful at anytime of year. Nice shop & tea shop too.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I've loved Stourhead for over 20 years. Home to one of the most iconic gardens in England, photographed a million times, on every picture-postcard of beautiful southwest England. It is not to be missed. Winter, spring, summer or autumn, the gardens and house are captivating...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MoonRiverTravelsUK
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was heading towards Babington House to stay and saw the signs for Stourhead which vaguely rang a bell so decided to go visit and was thrilled to have done so as it’s a piece of paradise. I first went around the house which is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DonnaWashington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been lucky enough to visit Stourhead many times but Autumn is by far my favourite season to visit. The lake looks ablaze with the red, orange and yellow trees surrounding it. Well worth a visit...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SammyCW27
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mum used to work here, at the pub called “the spread eagle”. Been here twice, view was great both times. Takes 2+ hours to walk through this rural heaven. Service was practically non-existent, though.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Connoisseur2006
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a beautiful snowy day at stourhead yesterday. We were amazed to arrive and see everything still white, it had practically disappeared from where we live, only about 30 miles away. The weather was lovely, sunny, with no wind, and everywhere, children were running around...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank D3260XNsarahm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a tranquil place. I have spent many a morning here taking my camera and walking the whole area. Autumn is best for the changing colours but the peace and beauty is just there to enjoy. You can get good food in the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WorldTravellers021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just joined national trust and went to stourhead with our daughter and baby grandson. The house is closed so we will have to go back but we did the behind closed doors tour which was very interesting. We walked around the absolutely stunning...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 840debbis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst on a staycation in this part of the world, we visited the delightful Stourhead House and Garden. It’s vast walking routes and beautiful stately home was a really treat to explore. The visitor guides were very knowledgeable and brought the history to life. Remember...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pagedigital
Reviewed 15 January 2019

Large car parks easy walking ,plenty to eat and drink ,nice shops ,a great day for walking .All very clean good facilities for all ages

Date of experience: January 2019
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Bernard M
14 October 2018|
Response from pagedigital | Reviewed this property |
No. Just make sure you scan your National Trust membership card at the ticket machine.
Bernard M
14 October 2018|
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Response from riceman737 | Reviewed this property |
No, you just have to find the ticketing machine, scan your NT membership card and it prints a free ticket that you then display on your dashboard.