Montacute House

Opening hours until 29 October 2017

Saturday - Sunday 11.00 - 16.30

Monday - Sunday 10.00 -17.00

01935 823289

For further details please visit the National Trust website


How to get to Montacute House, admission costs and opening hours throughout the year.

Room by room

Prepare your visit to the House by exploring its collections room by room.

Copying Holbein

This display brings together a selection of portraits of prominent individuals from the court of Henry VIII, all of which are copies after portraits by Hans Holbein the Younger. The exhibition will be on display at Montacute House in Somerset, one of the Gallery’s long term regional partners.

The Unknown Portraits Project

The Unknown Portraits Project is a collaboration between several organisations in the south west to create a series of interpretative performance pieces.


Step into The Frame
A Resource for Teachers of History and other subjects at Key Stage 3 using Tudor and Jacobean portraits at Montacute House.
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Family Trail
Let Monty the Ram be your guide and take you on a journey through Montacute House.
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In focus downloadable guides
Read the 'pick up’ text available in the Long Gallery at Montacute House.
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