Open Days

smedmore house and gardens are open to the public each year to help raise funds for local charities







Sunday 2nd June 2019 – 2pm to 5pm In aid of Kimmeridge & Steeple Parish Churches

Sunday 1st September 2019 – 2pm to 5pm In aid of Weldmar Hospice

Tickets for admission to the gardens are £5 on the door and are not available in advance. 

House Tours £3

Children under 16 free

Dogs are welcome on lead but are not allowed inside on the House Tours.

Teas available


House Tours are conducted by the owner of Smedmore House, well-known historian Dr. Philip Mansel, and members of his family who are very knowledgeable about its history and contents. 

Smedmore Open Day
What to expect on a house tour!