Athelhampton House & Gardens

Athelhampton 

Dorchester

Dorset

DT2 7LG

01305 848363

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Athelhampton

House 


Gardens

one of England's finest Tudor Manor Houses, a superb historic visitor attraction & private wedding venue set in the heart of Dorset

Explore the 500 year old house and find out about our history​ and the Hardy connection.

Enjoy the Elizabethan style gardens and visit the kitchen garden, and try some of our produce and home cooked food in our Restaurant or Tea Room.

Find out about the amazing future of Athelhampton, our plans to refurnish following the 2019 sale.

Opening Times

"2020 season preview"

17th February - May 1st

Sunday to Friday

11.00am to 3.30pm

"2020 season"

May 1st to November 1st

Sunday to Friday

10.00am to 5.00pm

"2020/21 winter season"

Every Sunday (House closed until Feb)

10am to Dusk

The Coach House Restaurant

serving morning coffee, lunches, sunday carvery and afternoon tea.

Open to the public without admission, booking not required.

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"all year round"

Sundays

10am to 5pm (except 29.12.19)

Opens Easter 2020

The DrAWING Room

our elegant art-deco tea room located in the main house, serving afternoon tea & champagne. 

Booking essential, admission charge included.

The Long Hall Restaurant

our popular sunday ala carte restaurant, with carvery option,​ serving fresh local and seasonal produce.

Open to the public without admission, booking advised.

"as the house & gardens"

Sunday - Friday

10am to 5pm (except 29.12.19)

Cancelled - Spring Plant Fair
Sun, May 03
Athelhampton House
May 03, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Athelhampton House, Athelhampton, Puddletown, Dorchester DT2 7LG, UK
On Sunday 3rd May 2020, Athelhampton House will be hosting the popular Spring Plant Fair organised by Plant Heritage Dorset. The Fair will be open from 10am - 3pm and will feature a large number of independent growers from across the South and South West.
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Cancelled - The Music of the Movies
Sat, May 23
Athelhampton House
May 23, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Athelhampton House, Athelhampton, Puddletown, Dorchester DT2 7LG, UK
Enjoy a day out at Athelhampton with an afternoon performance of music from the movies performed by Bournemouth and District Concert Band. Standard opening charges apply.
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Cancelled - Jane Austen's "Emma" Open Air Theatre at Athelhampton House
Sat, Jul 18
Athelhampton House
Jul 18, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Athelhampton House, Athelhampton, Puddletown, Dorchester DT2 7LG, UK
Emma, performed by Chapterhouse Theatre Company
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"Conquest of Love" Open Air Opera at Athelhampton House
Sun, Aug 02
Athelhampton House
Aug 02, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Athelhampton House, Athelhampton, Puddletown, Dorchester DT2 7LG, UK
"Conquest of Love" Performed by Opera Holloway, a compilation opera of favourite arias, trios and quartets.
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MG Sunday
Sun, Aug 09
Athelhampton House
Aug 09, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Athelhampton House, Athelhampton, Puddletown, Dorchester DT2, UK
Our Annual MG Rally
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"The Great Gatsby" by Heartbreak Productions
Wed, Aug 26
Athelhampton House
Aug 26, 6:00 PM
Athelhampton House, Athelhampton, Puddletown, Dorchester DT2 7LG, UK
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Autumn Plant Fair
Sun, Sep 13
Athelhampton House
Sep 13, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Athelhampton House, Athelhampton, Puddletown, Dorchester DT2 7LG, UK
On Sunday 13th September 2020, Athelhampton House will be hosting the popular Spring Plant Fair organised by Plant Heritage Dorset. The Fair will be open from 10am -3pm and will feature a large number of independent growers from across the South and South West.
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A few of our upcoming Athelhampton Events