Woodchester Mansion Friday 24 May - Monday 27 May 2019

Woodchester Mansion is open from Friday 24 May to Monday 27 May 2019 from 11.00am to 5.00pm (last admission 4.00pm)

The tea room will be open from 11.00am to 4.00pm for hot and cold food and tea and coffee and to 4.30 for tea and coffee.

On Friday 24 May: there will be guided tours at 11.45am and at 2.30pm. Visitors may also take a self-guided tour of the Mansion. There is no additional charge for the guided tour. At the time of writing (9.30pm Wednesday 22 May) we do not have a volunteer bus driver, therefore there will be no minibus service today. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

On Saturday 25 May, the minibus will run from the foot of the steps from the National Trust car park hourly from 11.00am until 4.00pm, and there will be guided tours at 11.45am and at 2.30pm. Visitors may also take a self-guided tour of the Mansion. There is no additional charge for the guided tour. 

On Sunday 26 May, the minibus will run from the foot of the steps from the National Trust car park hourly from 11.00am until 4.00pm.  At the time of writing (9.30pm Wednesday 22 May) we do not have a volunteer tour guide, therefore there will be no guided tours today. Visitors may take a self-guided tour of the Mansion.

On Monday27 May, the minibus will run from the foot of the steps from the National Trust car park hourly from 11.00am until 4.00pm, and there will be guided tours at 11.45am and at 2.30pm. Visitors may also take a self-guided tour of the Mansion. There is no additional charge for the guided tour. 


THINGS TO LOOK OUT FOR IN 2019:

details will be given elsewhere in this site - or contact the office (01453 861541 or e-mail info@woodchestermansion.org.uk) to learn more.

Art Sparks Children's Workshops: 28 May, 24 July, 13 August, 20 August. This summer, Woodchester Mansion will be hosting four Art Sparks creative children’s art workshops inspired by the Mansion. 

Woodchester Bat Experiences: 21 June, 5 July, 19 July, 9 August, 6 September. Learn about our Greater and Lesser Horseshoes and watch them in their maternity roosts.

Bastard Blood: 7-8 June. Live theatre around the Mansion.

Stone Days: 27 July, 31 August. The Guild of St Stephen and St George are running taster days in stone masonry. Come and try your hand at this ancient craft under the supervision of a Master Mason and his apprentices. You will be given expert advise on how to handle tools and work stone to achieve beautiful results that you can take home.

“Made in Woodchester” Craft Fair: Sunday 11 AugustLocal craftsmen from the village of Woodchester.

Festival Players: 22 August. Much Ado About Nothing. Outdoor Theatre from this popular touring company. 

Halloween Party: 26 October. Fancy Dress, Bar, Disco with Halloween theme. 

Mansion cellars decorated for Halloween half-term: 29 October – 3 November. 

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