Historic Tours

Painshill Self-Led Tour

Explore the beautiful landscape of Painshill at your own group’s leisure, and follow the guided paths and map. Enjoy the delights of the 18th century landscape garden in all seasons, and view the enchanted follies Hamilton created in order to form ‘living works of art’, across the gardens at Painshill.

Cost: From £6.50 per person
Group Number: Minimum 10 people
Availability: All year
Booking: Advanced booking required

Painshill Historic Tour

Experience a series of beautiful scenes which will continually change and surprise you. Painshill’s Historic Tour gives you the opportunity to learn all about Painshill’s creator and visionary, The Hon. Charles Hamilton and the history behind the stunning 18th century landscape garden. Your experienced guide will also take you to the best view points and give you exclusive access into our sparkling Crystal Grotto.

Cost: From £12.50 per person
Group Number: Minimum 10 people
Availability: All year
Booking: Advanced booking required

Painshill Extended Historic Tour

See and learn about all of Hamilton’s creations by venturing further into the landscape. Covering the complete 158 acres, you will also be able to witness one of the UK’s largest working waterwheels in action, as well as walk through the Alpine Valley to find Painshill’s very own Hermitage. This route also includes access to our Gothic Tower, where you can climb the 99 steps to the top, and see as far as Canary Wharf and Windsor Castle on a clear day.

Cost: From £15.00 per person
Group Number: Minimum 10 people
Availability: All year
Booking: Advanced booking required

Advanced booking is required
Please call 01932 868113 or email groups@painshill.co.uk

Please note: Prices above exclude travel, refreshments and food. Pre-ordered bespoke lunches, afternoon tea and refreshments can be arranged on booking, at an additional cost. A pre-paid non-refundable deposit is also required prior to all group visits.