Open Days & Concerts

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

2020 open days CANCELLED

They will be reorganised for 2021

Wednesday 8th July 2020 – Picnic 6pm  In aid of Dorset Archives Trust


Sunday 13th September 2020 – 2pm to 5pm  In aid of Julia’s House Children’s Hospice

Tickets for admission to the gardens are £5.50 on the door 

House Tours £3.50      Children under 16 free

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

Teas available                                Band

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. 



Sunday March 29th: 5pm:  Concert  

Chamber Music: Beethoven String Quartets

(Limited capacity)

Smedmore Open Day
What to expect on a house tour!