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Bowood House and Gardens

The Estate Office
SN11 0LZ


01249 812102

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Bowood House and Gardens

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult combined ticket£17.25 per ticket
House and Grounds Adult (13 years and above)£12.75 per ticket
House and Grounds Children Age 2 - 4£7.70 per ticket
House and Grounds Family (1 adult & 3 children or 2 adults & 2 children)£38.25 per ticket
House and Grounds Juniors Age 5 -12£9.70 per ticket
House and Grounds Senior£10.70 per ticket
Infant combined ticket£7.70 per ticket
Junior Combined ticket£9.70 per ticket
Senior combined ticket£14.50 per ticket
Woodland Gardens Day Ticket Senior£5.00 per ticket
Woodland Gardens Day Tickets£6.00 per ticket

2018 Season Tickets are available for purchase, more information on the website.

Group rates (for groups of 20 or more) and season tickets are available. All visitors with disabilities and their carers/assistants are charged at half the normal admission rate.
Tickets allow access to Bowood House and Gardens, Adventure Playground and Tractor Ted’s Little Farm. The Rhododendron Walks will re-open in April 2018.

Opening Times

2018 (28 Mar 2018 - 4 Nov 2018)

* Bowood House & Gardens is currently closed and will be reopening for their 2018 Season from 28th March – 4th November 2018



  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Childrens Play Area
  • No Dogs
  • Shop


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Licensed restaurant, for 80 max, coffee shop for 70 plus. Ice cream kiosk at certain times. (weekends and school holidays.)
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Event venue
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets
  • Wedding Venue

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Max group size - 999
  • Min group size - 20
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Arabic printed material
  • Dutch printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Packed lunches available

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Pre-booking preferable if catering is required.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Car:

Close to J17 of the M4. Nearest major road is A4.

Between Chippenham and Calne turn into village of Derry Hill.

Public Transport Directions

By Train:

Nearest station is Chippenham station.


  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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Recent Reviews:

  • CrichtonDorset
    Trip Type:
    Splendid House and Gardens
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th July 2018
    The House and Gardens are certainly worth a visit. The house contents are interesting and the patriotic peace exhibition featuring the 5th Marquess and WW1 is fascinating. The formal Gardens are well... Read full review
  • The-PF-Family
    Chippenham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Fun day had by all
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 9th July 2018
    Really wonderful place to take the young children. They had a Tractot Ted day and a fun park to play on: Read full review
  • Geoff F
    Chester, England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Hot sunny day
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 8th July 2018
    Visited as a group of 9 with children ranging between 16 and 9, they enjoyed the adventure playground and the adults enjoyed the house and gardens. A lovely spot Read full review


  • Regional and Miscellaneous Garden of the Year Award 2014

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