You can get free entry to the house and gardens and a host of extra benefits when you become a Friend of Abbotsford.
1st March - 31st March 10am-4pm
1st April - 31st October 10am - 5pm
1st - 30th November 10am - 4pm
1st December - 28th February Closed
Open all year (excl 25th/26th Dec and 1st/2nd Jan)
31st March - 31st October 10am - 5pm
1st November - 31st March 10am - 4pm
3rd January - 28th February Wed to Sun 10am - 4pm
Last entry one hour before closing time. Last orders for the restaurant are one hour before closing time.
The Playtrail & Estate are open all year around for dog walking, picnics and your enjoyment. Admission is Free.
At Abbotsford, we absolutely love dogs, of all shapes and sizes and they are welcome on a leash throughout the grounds and gardens with access restricted only to the Visitor Centre and the Historic House.
Assistance dogs are welcome in all areas of the Visitor Centre, House, Gardens and wider estate and water is available on request.
If you have any specific questions about bringing your dog to Abbotsford, please don’t hesitate to contact us.