Group visits

 

Image for Group Visits A View Through The State Apartments In The Abbey

Visits For Groups

Groups of 12 or more visitors can get discounted entry to Woburn Abbey and Gardens when booked in advance. Whether you're interested in beautiful stately homes, art, history or gardens, there is something for everyone in your party to enjoy.

Our knowledgeable staff will ensure you have a great day out, with guided tours available on request. Enjoy refreshments in The Duchess' Tearoom and then browse our shop for that special souvenir of your visit. 

We offer free admission for a pre-visit recce for group organisers, as well as a number of other benefits. Please enquire for more information or join us for one of our familiarisation days for Group Organisers.  

Download the brochure you need to help plan your visit 2017 Groups brochure


 

Image for Group Visits A School Group On A Guided Tour

Guided Tours

You can purchase a Souvenir Guide and tour the Abbey and Gardens in your own time, or pre-book a guided tour to get an entirely new perspective on the experience.

There are a wide range of tours available across the Abbey, Gardens and Safari Park and the specific content can be tailored to your group. 

> Have A Guided Tour


Image for Group Visits Bletchley Park © Shaun Armstrong

Woburn Abbey & Bletchley Park Joint Offer

Our historic partnership is being celebrated with a joint offer for groups. Pre-booked groups can now visit both Woburn Abbey and Gardens and Bletchley Park including lunch. Start your visit at the historic home of the Duke of Bedford where WWII WRNs (Women's Royal Naval Service) were bulleted for their vital war work at Bletchley, before moving onto the home of the Codebreakers.

Enjoy a morning visit with lunch at Woburn Abbey before travelling to Bletchley Park.

This offer is available between 1st April-30th October 2016. Prices are per person for groups of 12 or more and visit must be pre-booked. The ticket price below includes entrance to Woburn Abbey and Gardens, lunch in the Duchess' Tearoom at Woburn Abbey and entrance to Bletchley Park.

  • Adults £32
  • Concessions £29
  • Children 3-15 £20
  • Disabled £22
  • Carer £22

> Find Out More 


Image for Group Visits A Guided Tour Of Our Gardens

Booking Your Visit

Group bookings have the option to pre-book meals and refreshments at discounted prices, as well as arrange for a guided tour of the house or gardens. Woburn Abbey and Gardens are closed to the general public on weekdays during the winter months but we still cater for group bookings every day of the week and catering can be provided at the Estate's hotel. 

Please call 01525 290333 or email us using the link below to discuss your booking as prices, dates and times are subject to availability. Please also contact us to discuss any access requirements and the admission rates for visitors with disabilities and their carers.   

Joint 'Experience' tickets are available which are valid for entry to both Woburn Abbey and Gardens and Woburn Safari Park. With so much to see and do, plan a two-day visit and stay over night at The Estate's hotel

> Enquire About Group Visits

> 2017 Duchess' Tea Room Groups Menu

Love this page?...share it with friends

Events & Exhibitions

Image for Woburn Abbey Venison for Sale

Woburn Abbey Venison for Sale

to
From November 2016 until February 2017 The Duke of Bedford is once again offering the opportunity for you to buy venison of the highest quality directly from Woburn Deer Park. The deer roam freely over 3,000 acres of mixed traditional park land, enjoying a stress-free life and are primarily grass-fed.
Image for The Woburn Estate Wedding Fair

The Woburn Estate Wedding Fair

Visit a wide variety of pop up wedding shops in the period Antique Quarter of Woburn Abbey's Sculpture Gallery.
Image for Bach to the Future

Bach to the Future

We are delighted to welcome the return of the Altamira Chamber Orchestra to The Sculpture Gallery to perform a selection of Bach's most popular pieces.
Image for Mothering Sunday at The Sculpture Gallery

Mothering Sunday at The Sculpture Gallery

Celebrate Mothering Sunday at The Sculpture Gallery with a bespoke afternoon tea followed by a private guided tour of Woburn Abbey Gardens.
Image for Spring Gardening Skills

Spring Gardening Skills

Let the Woburn Abbey Gardens Team give you the confidence to tackle essential jobs in your own garden with this seasonal session.
Image for Easter Flowers with Jonathan Moseley

Easter Flowers with Jonathan Moseley

A masterclass in Easter flower-arranging with floral expert, Jonathan Moseley.
Image for Carriage Tours April

Carriage Tours April

and
An exciting new experience, enjoy a tour in a historic Landau Carriage around the grounds and gardens of Woburn Abbey.
Image for Parkland Tour - April

Parkland Tour - April

Come along on a tour around our beautiful deer park, and experience it as Humphry Repton intended.
Image for Humphry Repton Study Day

Humphry Repton Study Day

Take an in-depth look at the career of Humphry Repton and what made him such a remarkable landscape gardener.
Image for Kitchen Gardening

Kitchen Gardening

Learn a variety of skills to take away and use in your own Kitchen Garden.
Image for Wedding Flowers with Jonathan Moseley

Wedding Flowers with Jonathan Moseley

A masterclass in wedding flower-arranging with floral expert, Jonathan Moseley.
Image for Parkland Tour - May

Parkland Tour - May

Come along on a tour around our beautiful deer park, and experience it as Humphry Repton intended.
Image for Teddy Bear Festival

Teddy Bear Festival

Leading collectors, experts and the top names in the industry will be bringing along a fine selection of rare and famous teddy bears. There will be antique artist and modern bears for you to browse and buy.
Image for Woburn Abbey Garden Show 2017

Woburn Abbey Garden Show 2017

to
After the huge success of the 2016 Garden Show this June we are pleased to announce that tickets can now be purchased for the 8th Woburn Abbey Garden Show taking place on 24th and 25th June 2017. Set against the stunning backdrop of Woburn Abbey, ‘The Gardener’s Garden Show’ offers visitors the best location of any show in the UK, taking place within the 42 acres of Abbey Gardens.
Image for Introduction to Garden Photography

Introduction to Garden Photography

A great opportunity to learn the basics of digital photography
Image for Bee Walk

Bee Walk

Discover the importance of attracting bees to your garden and, more importantly, how to attract them.
Image for Garden Safari Week - July

Garden Safari Week - July

to
Calling all Garden Explorers! Come and join us on our Garden Safari this summer holiday.
Image for Parkland Tour - July

Parkland Tour - July

Come along on a tour around our beautiful deer park, and experience it as Humphry Repton intended.
Image for Garden Safari Week - August

Garden Safari Week - August

to
Calling all Garden Explorers! Come and join us on our Garden Safari this summer holiday.
Image for Parkland Tour - August

Parkland Tour - August

Come along on a tour around our beautiful deer park, and experience it as Humphry Repton intended.
Image for Bat Walks

Bat Walks

and
Take an exclusive tour of the Woburn Abbey Gardens at night and learn about the nocturnal activities of the bats living in the gardens.
Image for Bat Walks

Bat Walks

and
Take an exclusive tour of the Woburn Abbey Gardens at night and learn about the nocturnal activities of the bats living in the gardens.
Image for Pruning Study Day

Pruning Study Day

This session is designed to give you a wide range of pruning skills and enable you to get hands on with plant material to gain the confidence with your own garden maintenance.
Image for Carriage Tours October

Carriage Tours October

and
An exciting experience, enjoy a tour in a historic Landau Carriage around the grounds and gardens of Woburn Abbey.
Image for Christmas Flowers with Jonathan Moseley

Christmas Flowers with Jonathan Moseley

A masterclass in Christmas flower-arranging with floral expert, Jonathan Moseley.