21 Mar – 4 Nov 2018
12pm-4pm, Wed-Fri (inc Bachelors’ Wing)
21 Mar – 28 Oct 2018
You can pre-book or buy tickets on arrival, booking recommended for house visits for all visitors including National Trust members.
Every second Sat of each month. Next event 14 April.
Start your weekend off with delicious, locally-grown food and produce at our food market which supports local, small-scale, independent food producers.
Dogs are allowed anywhere in the grounds with the exception of the Aviary, Parterre and Woodland Playground. Help us protect our beautiful surroundings by adhering to our doggy do’s and don’ts.
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While you’re visiting there are many ways to enjoy both highlights of the art collections and gardens from online trails to revealing films.
Join us for a series of memorable musical concerts in the spectacular setting of Windmill Hill at Waddesdon.
Visit our online shop to see our new exclusive gift and homeware ranges inspired by the gardens, collections and archive here at Waddesdon.
The elephant automaton was one of Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild’s most admired treasures. It was mentioned in a local newspaper report of 1889 describing the visit of the Shah of Persia, who asked to see the mechanism perform again and again.
Watch the elephant in action >
The different sides to Waddesdon captured on film from our aviary to French royal furniture to fine Rothschild wines.
See some of our favourites
Check out our blog for the latest news and behind-the-scenes posts from our team.
We are currently experiencing intermittent problems with our online check out process. If you have any issues when placing your order we'd be happy to help process it over the phone. Call Peter on 01296 653238 between 10am - 5pm.