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Historic Tour 2017

Event date: 21/04/2017

An exclusive opportunity to discover the history of Painshill in detail, including our award-winning Crystal Grotto, our exciting Historic Tour is perfect for those who desire to learn more about English heritage and in particular England’s most elegant 18th century landscape garden.

Follow your experienced Painshill Guide as they take you on a tour across the landscape and through the magnificent Crystal Grotto, where you can learn about the history and restoration process of the UK’s Best Hidden Gem whilst admiring the dazzling stalactites that took 10 years to restore!

You will then go on to uncover more of the fascinating history of Painshill, including the many other spectacular follies and historic plantings that exist within the gardens, as well as studying the man behind the masterpiece – the brilliantly imaginative designer, painter and plantsman the Hon. Charles Hamilton.

Cost (includes entry to Painshill)
Adult £10 (members £5)
Child £7 (members £3)
Under-fives free

Time: 11am – 12.30pm
Advanced booking required: To book call 01932 868113 or click on the link below.

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Pre-ordered lunches, afternoon tea and refreshments can be arranged.

Please note: we do not accept dogs, other than assistance dogs, on the Historic Tour. Prams, pushchairs and strollers must be left outside the crystal Grotto. If you have any access requirements please call us to discuss before booking.