Heritage Open Days - Woolverstone Hall at Ipswich High School

Woolverstone Hall will be open on Sunday 12th September 2021, from 12 noon until 4pm as part of Heritage Open Days.

An ideal place for families and friends to enjoy the grounds overlooking the River Orwell and explore inside Woolverstone Hall. 


Woolverstone Hall is the home of Ipswich High School, an independent co-educational day school with boarding facilities, for children and students age 5 to 18 years.


The Grade I listed, 18th century Palladian Mansion is set in 87 acres of stunning grounds, overlooking the River Orwell. It was designed by the architect John Johnson, and is regarded as one of the best surviving examples of his work.


The grounds will be open for visitors to enjoy, there will organised tours, inside Woolverstone Hall which visitors can also explore independently. 


The Orangery with its French doors opening onto the River Lawn is the ideal location to soak up the wonderful atmosphere of Woolverstone Hall and enjoy refreshments that will be available to purchase.


For families, there will be a fun, quiz activity for children and an outdoor play area for them to let off steam. 


Please note, dogs are not permitted on site and card payment only will be accepted for refreshment purchase. There is plentiful free, on-site parking available.


Event Times

Sunday 12 September: 12 noon until 4pm. Last entry is 3.30pm.

Sunday 19 September: 12noon until 4pm


Booking Details

No booking required


Additional Information

Max 12 people per tour/session. 45 minutes If you would like more details regarding this event please go to https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/woolverstone-hall-heritage-open-day-tickets-145500484867

If you are interested in finding out more regarding Ipswich High School please visit www.ipswichhighschool.co.uk 

To hire their function or sporting facilities, full details may be found at https://schoolhire.co.uk/ipswich/ihs

Should you be interested in holding your wedding at Woolverstone Hall, more information can be found at https://www.woolverstonehall.co.uk/

Contact for the day: Event Co-ordinator - 07514493572