- 1 Tramper
- Formal Gardens
- Country Park
- Accessible parking
- Accessible toilets
- Information centre
- Cafe or shop
- Dog friendly
Mount Edgcumbe House is the former home of the Earls of Mount Edgcumbe. It is set in Grade I Cornish Gardens within 865 acres of Country Park on the Rame Peninsula, South East Cornwall, overlooking Plymouth Sound and the River Tamar.
The Country Park is open to the public for free all year round. The free area of the park also includes the National Camellia Collection, the majority of the formal gardens and the Orangery Restaurant. The House and Earl's Garden (admission charged) is open Sunday to Thursday and Bank Holiday Monday between 11am and 4.30pm, 1st April to 30th September 2012. During the winter months the Tramper is availale Monday to Friday ONLY.
The Tramper can be used on a variety of paths and trails around the gardens and wider estate to explore formal gardens, landscaped woodlands and historic buildings.
Travelling to Mount Edgcumbe - Plan your journey by car or public transport using the Transport Direct Door to Door Journey Planner
By Road - Access from Plymouth is via the Tamar Bridge (A38) to Trerulefoot roundabout; then via A374 and B3247 (brown signs) to Millbrook and Mount Edgcumbe.
The Torpoint Car Ferry is available at approximately 10-minute intervals. From Torpoint use A374 and B3247 (brown signs) via Antony.
Access from Cornwall - head for Liskeard then follow the A38 to Trerulefoot roundabout, then A374 (Torpoint) and B3247 (brown signs) to Millbrook and Mount Edgcumbe.