Acton Court will open to the public from 5 July to 13 August 2017.
Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.
During our summer season we offer guided tours of the house and grounds and a series of Special Events including music, Tudor
culture and natural history. Please see links below for our tour times and our programme of 2017 Special Events.
Special Events 2017
Courtiers of Grace weave Tudor music around the passionate love story of Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII as told in their own words. Our other Special Events include music, Tudor culture and natural history.
Tours of House & Grounds
Groups can now book for Summer 2017. Blue Badge guides tell the story of Acton Court, the Poyntz family who lived here, the monarchs they entertained and the state apartments they built for Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn.
History of Acton Court
In 1535, one of England’s most colourful kings, Henry VIII, came to stay at Acton Court with his second wife, Anne Boleyn, while on his summer Progress around the West Country.