Opening Times


We’d like to extend a very warm welcome to all visitors at Paxton House. We no longer run daily house tours in the winter but The Stables Tearoom is open daily from 11.00am till 3.00pm with specialist house tours available on a Sunday.

Tour Times

  • Our daily house tours run through the summer season from March to November. We have specialist house tours that run on a Sunday throughout the winter season at 11.30am and 1.30pm.
  • 10.30am, 12 noon, 2.00pm, and 3.30pm (during peak periods additional tour times are available)
  • Please call 01289 386901 if you would like to book onto any of our tours.

Please note that guided tours of the house last approximately 75 minutes and leave from the Regency Gift Shop. We only permit guide dogs inside the house. Please check the homepage for any daily changes in times.

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Admission Fees 2018


House and Grounds

Adult: £10.00

Concession: £9.00 (Students, Senior Citizens, People with Disabilities)

Children (5-16 years old): £4.00

Family (2 adults, 3 children): £25.00

Grounds Pass

Seasonal Adult: £10.00

Day Adult: £5.00

Children: Under 16s FREE

Boat Trips

Adult: £10.00

Child: £5.00

Other tickets

Groups: POA- please see our Group Visits page for more information

Friends: £20.00 per adult. Friends receive unlimited access to the house and grounds during opening hours, as well as other benefits, click here for full details.


There is lift access to the first floor of the house. Please inform a member of staff if you need to use the lift. Due to the size of the lift, some modified wheelchairs are too wide to fit safely, please call in advance if you need further information.

The Courtyard, Stables Tearoom and Regency Gift Shop are all accessible by wheelchair and there is a wheelchair available to use for a tour of the house or in the grounds. Please enquire in the Regency Gift Shop for further information.

We offer ‘hands on’ tours for people who are blind or partially sighted, where furnishings and fabrics can be touched and the Picture Gallery has an induction loop in place for people who are deaf or have hearing loss. Our trained guides can assist visitors who are hard of hearing.

For any queries regarding accessibility or booking please contact our team on 01289 386291.

How to Get Here

Paxton House is located in the Scottish Borders, just a few miles west of Berwick-upon-Tweed.

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Paxton House is easily accessible by car and is sign posted three miles from the A1 Berwick-upon-Tweed bypass on the B6461 and from the A697 junction with the B6461.

A fantastic bus service by Perrymans, the number 32 ‘Hutton Bus’, operates every day except Sunday from Berwick and will take you from Golden Square or the Railway Station (bus stop opposite back entrance to The Castle Hotel) right to our doorstep. You can find a link to the timetable here.

A fast and reliable train service connects Berwick-upon-Tweed along the east coast mainline. From there, it’s only three miles to Paxton House.

Our address is:
Paxton House,
TD15 1SZ

For more information please don’t hesitate to get in touch using our contact form.

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Helpful for people with physical disabilities Howard, Brighouse
Excellent tour guide made this an A* visit Gillian
Brilliant and informative guides Stephen, Newton Aycliffe
It really is a “Hidden Gem” a visit is a must, don’t leave it to the last day. Hidden Gem