You don’t need to book your visit in advance, but you will always get the best price and guaranteed entry by booking online ahead of your visit. The prices shown here include a discount. The admission price will be higher if you choose to pay on the day you visit.
You can book your advance ticket online up to 8:45am on the day you want to visit.
Your booking is for the site/event only and does not guarantee a car parking space, which may carry an additional charge.
You can arrive anytime from the time slot you book, and stay as long as you like.
If you are a Member and wish to book, your ticket will still be free. Please remember to bring your English Heritage membership card with you. Members are able to book tickets for those included in the membership only. Any additional bookings made will be chargeable on site.
Some of our sites can get very busy, especially on Bank Holidays. Our busiest times are between 11am and 2pm, so if you prefer to visit at a quieter time you may wish to visit outside of these hours.
Please remember to bring your booking confirmation with you when you visit.
Book your visit
You can currently book for visits up to 31 October 2021, when the site will close for the winter.
Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaHandrailsEasy-use CutleryAssistance Dogs WelcomeWheelchair LoanSite FoldersDog Bowl and ToiletingA dog bowl is available upon request (to be used outside the house only).Wheelchair AccessYes. One wheelchair is available for upon request (please book in advance of your visit, as restrictions currently limit the number of wheelchairs that can be used inside the house at any given time).Entrance / Set DownDisabled visitors can be set down next to the entrance of the house (prior arrangement recommended).Disabled ParkingUnfortunately there are no disabled spaces available.OnSite TransportNoStairsThere are nine steps up to the front of the house, and nine steps at the side leading to the garden. Inside there are two staircases (one with three flights totalling 49 stairs and one with 20). A disabled chair lift is available.Lift AccessAlthough there is no interior lift, a disabled platform is located on exterior of the house. This travels up one level to help visitors reach the Stannah chair lift.Seating And RestpointsTwo benches can be found to the front of the house.Pathways Surface And GradientsExterior pathways are surfaced with flat paving stones.
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible ToiletsHandrailsAssistance Dogs WelcomeBraille GuidesBraille SignageTorchesSensory ExperiencesBirdsong can be heard in the garden.Dog Bowl and ToiletingA dog bowl is available upon request (to be used outside the house only).Handling ObjectsNoAudio ToursNoSite ToursEntry to the house is by guided tour only (included in the entrance fee), providing a detailed insight into the history of the collection. These take place twice daily and can be booked in advance.Tactile ModelsNoAreas Of Low LightingNoColour ContrastsSome visitors may find the steps challenging.Large PrintNo
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs WelcomeVibrating Fire AlarmsTour TranscriptsFilm SubtitlesBSL ToursAudio Installation TranscriptsDog Bowl and ToiletingA dog bowl is available upon request (to be used outside the house only).Induction LoopsNo
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaEasy-use CutlerySensory ExperiencesBirdsong can be heard in the garden.Handling ObjectsNoBasic Language Audio ToursNoEasy Read MaterialGraphic panels can be found throughout the house describing the rooms and their contents.Large Print MaterialNoDyslexia Friendly MaterialNo
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use CutleryBottle / Food WarmingHigh Chairs
Health And Safety
Steep StairsThe inner staircase leading to the basement is slightly spiralled.