1st May 1951 - Wilton House opens to the public

wilton house On the 1st May 1951 Wilton House was opened to the paying public for the first time[1]

Pic: By Kachii (Katy) from London, England (Wilton House - Uploaded by Kurpfalzbilder.de) [CC-BY-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons


[1] This was referenced on the Wilton House website at URL http://www.wiltonhouse.co.uk/page2.html, but they’ve re-designed the website, so this doesn’t work any more. It’s a nice re-design though