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Free Heritage Open Day

  • Waverley Abbey House (CWR) GU9 8EP (map)


Every year in September, thousands of hidden, historic places open their doors to the public for free during the Heritage Open Day event, to celebrate our fantastic history, architecture and culture.

Take this chance to explore the stunning setting of Waverley Abbey House for Free! Learn about our rich history dating back to King George I’s reign, discover the remarkable role that Waverley played during WW1 and walk in the footsteps of some famous visitors.

You will also find out happens nowadays at Waverley Abbey House and enjoy a free day out with family or friends in the beautiful Surrey countryside.

Free guided tours of the house will take place throughout the day and a history display will be available on the first floor*.

Visitors are welcome to bring a picnic and enjoy the grounds. Cakes and refreshments will also be available to purchase.

For enquiries, please call 01252 784733 or email us

We look forward to welcoming you!

*Please note that the first floor is accessible by stairs only.