Compton Verney Art Gallery & Park

Parks & Walks


  • All the family
  • Under 5s
  • School age
  • Adults


Indoor & Outdoor




Discover the unique delights of Compton Verney, where there’s something for everyone to enjoy. 120 acres of stunning parkland and lake surround an award-winning art gallery, with a family friendly café and gift shop.

Compton Verney Art Gallery & Park 

Escape the everyday to wander through our historic ‘Capability’ Brown landscape, marvel at our world-class art exhibitions or have fun in our outdoor adventure playground. All ages are welcome – we’re just 9 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon.

Top 10 things to do in the Park

  1. Spot bird and wildlife on a nature trail around the ‘Capability’ Brown paths
  2. Visit the newly planted Labyrinth
  3. See baby birds on the lake from our bird hide
  4. Explore The Clearing, on the shores of the lake
  5. Have fun in our Forest School and outdoor activities every Thursday
  6. Take a moment to unwind and enjoy the bird song
  7. Discover new horizons with our orienteering courses
  8. Go on a tour and learn all about the Park
  9. Get fit with a jog, walk or Tai Chi session in the Park
  10. Spend the afternoon cloud gazing

Tickets - Book your tickets here.

If you are planning a visit, you are welcome to book your tickets in advance:

  • Tuesday-Friday exhibition tickets are valid all day (galleries open 10.30am-5pm), allowing you to visit at any time during the day of your booking.
  • Sat-Sun – Please choose a time slot. This is your entry time to our galleries, please arrive anytime before or stay after your time slot to enjoy our park, lunch in the restaurant or take part in an activity.

Dogs at Compton Verney Art Gallery & Park

Dogs are allowed in the Welcome Centre and the Parkland, including the Old Town Meadow, but not in the Playground, Forest School or Sandpits, and not in the Ice House Coppice where the paths are narrow. Only assistance dogs will be allowed in the House. A map outlining the restricted areas can be obtained at the Welcome Centre. Find more information here.

Opening Times

Tuesday – Sunday | 10am – 5pm 

Visit the website for more details.

Open hours

Tuesday10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday10:00 - 17:00
Thursday10:00 - 17:00
Friday10:00 - 17:00
Saturday10:00 - 17:00
Sunday10:00 - 17:00