Groups and coach parties are welcome to pre-book for their visit, at no additional charge

The Opening Season

Groups are able to visit Althorp during the 2018 opening season and enjoy:

  • The grounds, the seasonal exhibitions and a guided tour of the House
  • The Stables Cafe and Gift Shop
  • Discounted rate on ticket prices
  • No supplementary booking fee for advanced tickets
  • Free admission for the tour leader and coach driver

Group bookings for 2018, for a minimum number of 12 guests. Groups can pre-book to enter the Estate from 12 noon to 5pm.  

Group prices: £16.50 Adults, £14 Concessions, £10 5-16 year olds, FREE Under 4 year olds, group leader and driver.

Please note that a deposit for the minimum of 12 guests is required at least six weeks prior to your visit, with the final balance due no later than 21 days prior.

Althorp Opening Dates

Please use the tabs below to view the opening dates for the House and grounds.

2018 House Opening

Please see our 2018 Althorp House Opening dates below.

Wednesday 18th July – Friday 24th August

Monday 27th August – Sunday 9th September

Saturday 15th September – Sunday 16th September

Saturday 22nd September – Sunday 23rd September

Please note that we are closed to the public on Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th July due to extensive maintenance works.

We are also closed to the public on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th August.

The House and Grounds, including the Exhibition Rooms, Stables Cafe and Gift Shop will be open from 12pm until 5pm, with the last tour of the House departing at 3pm.

Food and Drink Festival

The 2019 Althorp Food and Drink Festival will be taking place on 

Saturday 11th – Sunday 12th May, 2019.

Group visits are available to this event. Tickets include Festival entry and a tour of Althorp House.

Please call 01604 770 107 to make a booking for this Festival. Tickets are priced at £16.50 for groups of 12 or more.

Literary Festival

The 15th Althorp Literary Festival will be taking place from 

Friday 5th October – Sunday 7th October, 2018.

Tickets to the Literary Festival will be available to purchase from two months in advance of the event, however groups can request to attend on one day of the Festival in advance of the ticket release.

Please note that tours of the House cannot be facilitated during the Literary Festival. Tickets include access to the Estate and 3 author sessions of your choice.

To make a group booking, please complete the form below, or alternatively download a PDF version and return it to us

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  • * Our group rates apply to a minimum booking of 12/16 people.
    ** If your preferred session/arrival time is not available you will be allocated the nearest available.