althorp estate

Althorp Estate

Althorp was founded by Sir John Spencer over 500 years ago and has been the family home for 19 generations. Discover more about the family of this historic house, including John Spencer, who became the first Earl Spencer and built Spencer House, and George John Spencer who served as First Lord of the Admiralty, was the creator of one of the greatest private library collections and a patron of Horatio Nelson.

Visitors to this attraction can explore the 13,000 acres, including stunning woodland and the beautiful home of the Spencer family.