Open Days & Concerts

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

2024 Open day


Saturday 8th June 2024

In aid of Weldmar Hospicecare


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

House Tours £5      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 March 9th 2024: 8pm:  Concert  

Purbeck Arts Week Chamber Music Recital

(Limited capacity)