North front with visitors

Your visit

Tickets & Prices

Grounds open for Winter Weekends Sat 5 Jan - Sun 24 Mar 2019. Open Feb half-term Sat 16-Sun 24 Feb, and Mon 18 & Tue 19.

Grounds ticket may be bought in advance or on the day and is valid for the whole day 10am-4pm.

House closed for conservation and cleaning. Reopens Wed 27 March.

Online calendar and ticket booking

Contact our Bookings team 01296 820414

There is a £3 booking charge when you book over the phone.

Autumnal parterre

Winter Weekends

Grounds – Sat & Sun
Prices: £12 Adult, £6 Child, £30 Family (up to 2 adults + 3 children)
National Trust members & Under 5: Free
Accompanying Carers: Free

Grounds tickets may be bought in advance or on the day.

Grounds ticket includes: Gardens, Aviary, Woodland Playground, Wine Cellars, Stables Cafe, Coffee Bar and Coach House Gallery shop (Valid from 10am-4pm, on the day of your visit)

Book online

Gift Aid prices and donations

Your support really makes a difference to us. All proceeds from admission tickets and events go towards the upkeep of Waddesdon Manor.

The Gift Aid admission scheme includes a 10 per cent or more voluntary donation. If you’re a UK taxpayer, Gift Aid admission allows us to reclaim tax on the whole of the amount paid – an extra 25 per cent. An extra £1 paid under the scheme can be worth up to £3 to us. If you’d like to pay our standard entry rates these are displayed below, at our property and under (prices) at: 


Group tickets

Grounds – Winter weekends
£9 Group Adult, £4.50 Group Child

House & grounds – (from 27 Mar 2019)
£18 Group Adult, £9 Group Child

National Trust & Art Fund members get free entry to both House and Grounds

Group rate available for 15 or more people, paid in total 14 days before your visit.

See more about groups>

To book:  call 01296 653209 or [email protected] [email protected]


School visits

Primary school workshops
£5 per pupil, plus entry

Secondary school workshops
£5 per pupil, plus entry

Entry is free to those with Education Group Membership and entitles school groups to a year’s free entry to properties.

Find out more about school visits and education membership>

To book: email [email protected]

Become a member of the National Trust at Waddesdon

When booking your ticket to Waddesdon online, you now have the option to become a member of the National Trust.

Receive free entry to over 500 special places including Waddesdon, free parking at most National Trust car parks, National Trust handbook full of ideas to plan a visit, National Trust magazine three times a year and regular newsletters to your inbox.

Here’s how:

  • first select the date you’d like to visit Waddesdon
  • at ‘Step 1’, click ‘show all ticket types’
  • choose ‘Join the National Trust on the day’, with options for both adult and child
  • proceed with your booking journey
  • on the day of your visit, upon completion of your membership form at our Welcome Pavilion, you’ll become a National Trust member

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National Trust members

Grounds and house tickets (excludes Christmas, Feast and some special exhibitions) are free to National Trust members presenting a valid card. We suggest you book your free timed ticket for the house in advance.

National Trust members details

Accompanying Carers

Carers receive free entry to the House and Grounds

Under 5s

All children under 5 get in free and a child is classed as 5-17 years inclusive.

Partner concessions

RHS Partner Garden entry

Free entry for RHS members to the gardens. Applies to the cardholder only.
Frequently asked Partner Garden questions

Art Fund members

Free entry to the house (excludes Christmas and some special exhibitions) and grounds with a National Art Pass. Applies to the cardholder only.
More about the National Art Pass