Planning your visit

Opening Times

SPRING OPENING TIMES
Mon,
CLOSED
Tue – Sun,
10am- 5pm

To guarantee your exhibition slot, walk in the Grounds, lunch in the restaurant or a fantastic day out, book your tickets in advance online.

 

Spring Exhibitions

We have a timed entry system operating for all the gallery spaces. To guarantee your admission book tickets online in advance.

Exhibition Day Ticket £14.90 per adult
Access All Areas Members FREE
Local Pass Holders £5 Exhibition upgrade
Children (aged 0-18) FREE
Essential carers FREE when accompanying the person they care for. Please call 01926 645500 in advance to set up a booking.

Your ticket permits entry to our whole site including our grounds, Permanent Collections and both spring exhibitions, Rebecca Louise Law: Seasons and Mary Newcomb: Nature’s Canvas.

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Tue 18 May – Sun 5 Sep

Natural scientist, farmer and artist, Mary Newcomb’s (1922-2008) life and art were rooted in everyday observation and the natural world. Featuring over fifty works, displayed alongside extracts from her writing and work by the artists that inspired her, Mary Newcomb: Nature’s Canvas will be the most extensive survey of her work ever.

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Mary Newcomb, The lady with a Bunch of Sweet Williams, 1988 © Crane Kalman Gallery

Tue 18 May – Mon 30 Aug

Filling our largest gallery space, Seasons is a stunning site-specific installation that has been created for Compton Verney by Rebecca Louise Law. The artwork is composed of approximately 250,000 dried flowers which have been suspended from the ceiling on copper wire, and includes hundreds of daffodils foraged from our grounds. Come and be immersed in this sensory journey through a British year in nature.
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Rebecca Louise Law, Seasons, 2021, Photo by Jamie Woodley

Discover our Permanent Collections

Travel across time and continents- explore almost five centuries of European art on the ground floor or immerse yourself in 1500 years of Chinese history on the first floor. Climb right up to the attic to discover the wonderful British Folk Art gallery and popular art of the Marx-Lambert collection.

Collections & Park Day ticket £10.25 per adult
Access All Areas & Local Pass Holders FREE
Children (aged 0 – 18) FREE
Essential carers FREE when accompanying the person they care for. Please call 01926 645500 in advance to set up a booking.

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Access All Areas Guest Passes

Our Access All Areas Members are welcome to use their Guest Passes but we ask you to restrict this to one per member.

Please email info@comptonverney.org.uk or phone 01926 645500 to add these to your booking giving at least 2 days notice before your planned visit.

Has your Membership expired?

Please call 01925 645500 during our open times (Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm) to renew your Membership over the phone.

Information for your visit

CAR PARK & ARRIVAL TO SITE

We have a large car park available for our visitors to use free of charge. Our car park is open during our opening times; Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm.

If you have booked tickets in advance please have your order number or e-tickets to hand.

You must wear a mask whilst waiting to be checked in and whilst interacting with staff.

FACILITIES & SAFETY

We provide range of Covid-safe measures designed to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all visitors and staff, including hand sanitising stations across our site and limiting the number of visitors to ensure plenty of space for all.

Please respect other visitors and maintain social distancing around the site.

The toilets in our Welcome Centre and in the main house are open and available for visitors to use. These are regularly monitored and cleaned throughout the day.

FOOD & DRINK

Gallery Restaurant, open Tue – Sun
Our restaurant is refreshed and refurbished and we’re delighted to be able to invite you in! We hope you’ll enjoy the delicious and locally sourced offering provided by our new catering partners, Fosters events.
Find out more about this exciting new offer and book a table for your next visit.

Pod in the Park, open Tue – Sun
Enjoy a range of takeaway food and drink from the new Pod in the Park. Including freshly ground coffee, home made cakes, pastries and sandwiches plus much more.

What’s open & Things to do

DISCOVER OUR LARGEST WORK OF ART

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Stretch your legs, let off some steam and enjoy the fresh air in our spacious Grounds.

Explore our Park

SPRING EXHIBITIONS

Tue – Sun, 10.30am – 5pm

Mary Newcomb: Nature’s Canvas
Rebecca Louise Law: Seasons

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Rebecca Louise Law, Seasons, 2021, Photo by Jamie Woodley

SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES

Various days until Wed 1 Sep

From Wild Wednesdays & Family Fridays, to Woodland Tribe & our first ever Holiday drop off clubs, take a look at what’s on offer!

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GIFT SHOP

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm

For original, unique and inspiring gifts be sure to stop by the shop. Every purchase made helps to support our charity.

ART IN THE PARK

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Stroll across our lawns or take a walk up to the Old Town Meadow and discover our fantastic sculptures.

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WOODLAND PLAYGROUND

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Climb, swing and zip through the air at the Woodland Playground.
Please respect others and observe social distancing while using the play equipment.

 

 

 

Coronavirus Information

In order to help us provide an enjoyable and comfortable experience while protecting our visitors and staff  we ask that you please take a moment to familiarise yourself with our latest Coronavirus guidelines prior to your visit.
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Have a question?

Please take a look at our FAQs
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Contacting us

If you do need to get in touch with us please info@comptonverney.org.uk or call 01926 645500 during our open times (Tue- Sun, 10am -5pm). Please allow a minimum of 2 working days notice for email enquires to be answered.

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