See how people lived through time - what they wore, the toys they played with and how they managed their household chores. Find out about the history of the house, the landscape of the estate and enjoy the beautiful Picture Room. They have a toy collection ranging from the 18th to 20th century featuring dolls houses, toy trains and the traditional Bristol pedlar doll, and a fashion collection consisting of around 10,000 pieces dating back to the 1730s.
Which toys did your ancestors play with? Which of the clothes did they wear?
Another obvious '101-Must-Visit' location rich with centuries of history.
Note the mixed opening hours though.
Tour duration: 1 to 2 hours
Spring & Winter:
Mon to Wed: closed
Thu to Sun: 11:00 - 16:00
Tue to Sun: 11:00 - 16:00