Open Days & Concerts

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

2022 Open day


Sunday 25th September 2022

In aid of Wessex Cancer Trust


Tickets for admission to the gardens are £6 on the door 

House Tours £4.50      Children under 16 free

Dogs are welcome on leads 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. He will be joined by members of his family who are also very knowledgeable about the house’s history and contents. 


Saturday April 2nd 2022: 8pm:  Concert  

Purbeck Arts Week Chamber Music Recital

(Limited capacity)

Smedmore Open Day
What to expect on a house tour!