Upton Road, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0PT

Discover an important part of Southwell's heritage and follow in the footsteps of the Victorian poor as they sought refuge at The Workhouse. The stories of those who lived and worked here help bring the building to life and prompt reflection on how society has tackled poverty through the centuries.

Opening Times

  • Saturday 12 September: 1200-1700 (last entry 1600)

Booking Details

No booking required


Wheelchair access to ground floor only. Virtual tour available for visitors unable to go upstairs. Braille guides available.

Additional information

No stiletto heels. Children must be supervised at all times. Small refreshment area with drinks and snacks available. No food or drink to be consumed inside The Workhouse, but picnics welcome in the grounds. For more information, email theworkhouse@nationaltrust.org.uk or call 01636 817260.


One mile from Southwell town centre. Follow the brown signs from the town centre.



Organised by

National Trust

Date last modified: 27th April 2015 at 15:47

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