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Alfred's Tower (Stourhead Estate)

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Alfred's Tower (Stourhead Estate)

Kingsettle Hill

(Grid ref: ST746351)

01747 841152
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Opening Times

Open March to October
Weekends and Bank Holidays

Call 01747 841152 for up to date opening times


Adult: £4.20*
Child: £2.10*
Family: £10.50*
Members: Free

*standard admission prices, but visitors can pay an additional 10% donation on top, to help support Stourhead and its projects.

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Located on the Stourhead Estate, Alfred's Tower is one of the finest and most eccentric follies in England. It was created nearly 200 years ago to commemorate the life and deeds of King Alfred the Great.

Did You Know?

Kingsettle Hill is thought to be the place King Alfred set up his standard after he came out of hiding on the Isle of Athelney over 1100 years ago.

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