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Wimpole Estate

Arrington SG8 0BW, England
+44 1223 206000
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Wet Sunday in July!

First visit to Wimpole Hall and Estate in Cambridgeshire. Ample car parking. Great shop in the old... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mark S
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely day out

I visited as a day out with family and we went to the hall, gardens and farm. It was lovely and we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kerri H
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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The original house on this 3,000-acre estate was built for Sir Thomas Chicheley in the 1640s, rebuilt and added to over the years, and finally restored to its proper splendor today.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“walled garden” (131 reviews)
“national trust” (120 reviews)
“home farm” (100 reviews)
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Arrington SG8 0BW, England
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+44 1223 206000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First visit to Wimpole Hall and Estate in Cambridgeshire. Ample car parking. Great shop in the old stables. The Hall was fabulous. Plenty of rooms open to the public with loads to see. The staff in each room were really knowledgeable and friendly. The blue...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited as a day out with family and we went to the hall, gardens and farm. It was lovely and we really enjoyed it. The gardens were amazing- definitely our favourite bit. The only downside and the reason it's not 5 stars is how...More

Thank Kerri H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our day out here. There is something for everyone. If you like walking then there are a couple of walks to choose from and information about how long they should take. For animal lovers there is the Home farm with horses, donkeys...More

Thank philat50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been to Wimpole Hall a couple of times. The staff on the whole are very friendly and welcoming. The estate is beautiful and very spacious.The grounds are well looked after but keep the natural look and feel of the space.We visited the farm area...More

Thank bond359
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a weekend away in Cambridge ( Duxford ) and were at a loss for something to do on our way home but after looking in the National Trust book we found Wimpole Estate, we had never heard of it and didn't know what...More

Thank T7397URdave
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place on a sunny day for the hall and grounds. An impressive mansion to look around and the grounds are really lovely. Picnic or walk or both

Thank Lee J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful day out with so much to see and do. We spent a very enjoyable day here, the farm is delightful and there were plenty of animals around. The gardens are beautiful, well laid out and a riot of colour and variety of plants....More

Thank BMDmum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a super place to visit for the whole day. We started out visit with a walk, we then had our picnic under the trees, we then did the house tour and ended off with tea and cake at the restaurant. This is one...More

1  Thank AnicaKerr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots to see and do. House is worth a look round as is the beautiful walled garden. If you want to walk a bit further the folly is worth a visit.

Thank NewcastleGeordie83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant visit . Lovely to see so many families there . Well organize around the farm , giving access to what is a busy time . Lovely walks and scenery

Thank Kenneth S
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simon c
2 July 2017|
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Response from Chrisgale | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can just walk in the Parkland and don't have to pay.
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Helen S
11 April 2017|
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Response from SteveNKerry | Reviewed this property |
Certainly can £10-45 Adult £ 5-25 Child £26-15 Family
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Ian P
15 September 2016|
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Response from Andrew081 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are NOT allowed in Wimpole gardens, farm etc i.e. any area that you need to pay to visit. The rest of the estate (that is free is visit) dogs are welcome, but I think they may have to be kept on a lead due to the... More
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