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Wraxall, Bristol, Somerset, BS48 1NX
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At its heart Tyntesfield is a Victorian country house and estate, which serves as a backdrop to the remarkable story of four generations of the Gibbs family. Their tale charts the accumulation of wealth from the guano trade, transformation of a Georgian house to a Victorian Gothic masterpiece and the collection of over 50,000 objects. Their achievements are celebrated through ornate Gothic carvings, flower-filled terraces and an expansive estate amid the Somerset countryside. With each visit you'll experience a new side of Tyntesfield, as they close one door and open another.

For young explorers we have three play areas; including a woodland adventure and sculpture trail. Packed activities programme including open air theatre, food and craft markets (first Sunday of each month April to November) and living history.

Eating and shopping: The Cow Barn in the Home Farm visitor centre offers year-round homemade dishes using estate-grown ingredients. Shop with plant sales, second-hand bookshop and small play area. For light bites while exploring, try the Pavilion Café.

Nearby Prior's Wood Nature Reserve was once part of the Tyntesfield Estate and is the ideal place for getting away from the busy city.

Dogs: Dogs on short leads are welcome in specified areas of the Tyntesfield estate, please pick up an estate map from the Ticket Office on arrival. Check out our top 10 dog walks in Bristol.

Tyntesfield also features on our list of the top 20 spring walks around Bristol.

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Guide Prices

National Trust members visit free. If you would like to become a member of the National Trust, please speak to a member of our team during your visit.

20% off voucher for café and shop for visitors arriving by bicycle or by public transport, available from the Ticket Office at Home Farm visitor centre.


Saturday, 23rd November 2019 - Sunday, 5th January 2020

A Very Victorian Christmas at TyntesfieldThis special time of year gets off to a magical start as we step back into a Christmas past at Tyntesfield. They're taking the season's best loved traditions and bringing them to life with an immersive Victorian experience.
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Saturday, 14th December 2019 - Monday, 23rd December 2019

Tuesday, 24th December 2019 - Tuesday, 24th December 2019

Friday, 27th December 2019 - Sunday, 5th January 2020

Christmas Horse and Carriage Rides at TyntesfieldChristmas Horse and Carriage Rides at TyntesfieldAs part of Tyntesfield's very Victorian Christmas celebrations, why not catch a festive ride with a small group in a Victorian horse-drawn carriage. Get into the festive spirit this Christmas with a short ride from Tyntesfield house to the stable yards in a Victorian horse-drawn carriage. Please…
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Road Directions

On B3128. 7 miles south west of Bristol. M5 Southbound exit 19 via A369 (towards Bristol), B3129, B3128. M5 Northbound exit 20, B3130 (towards Bristol), B3128. Brown signs from exit 19 and 20 of M5. For a Tyntesfield Travel Map, please contact the property. Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from

Public Transport Directions

Frequent bus services, including First 361 Bristol–Clevedon and also Bus 66 (drops on B3128 at main entrance, 765 yards, level walk), Bus 66 Timetable First 354 Bristol–Nailsea (drops on B3130 at Wraxall, 765 yards, walk including steep hill). Nearest train station is Nailsea & Blackwell. Be advised that it is a 3.5 miles walk from the station or a short taxi ride. £2 off admission or shop if visitors travel by public transport. For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit



  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Hearing loop and Braille guide available at Visitor Reception.
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Touch Map
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant/catering

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs Accepted - On woodland walks only
  • Event venue
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages - German, French
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Minimum 450m walk to house entrance. Mobility vehicle available.

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.
  • Max group size - 53
  • Min group size - 15 or 30 if part of a coach booking.
  • Special group rates - 15%
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Opening times differ per season, please check the website.



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