Things to see & do

Things to see & do

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Visit the Stamford Hospital

How will a visit to Dunham be different this year?

Click below to find out a little about the changes we've made and the stories of the Stamford Hospital you'll discover during your visit.

A dramatic interpretation

At the hospital you may come across different characters. At times they’ll interact with each other and you’ll be taken back to conversations that might have taken place at the Stamford Hospital…

Treasures from the collection

The Booths and Greys amassed a large collection of over 25,000 objects. The changes brought about by the recreation of the Stamford Hospital have given us a unique opportunity to show some of these treasures in a different way.

What's on?

Games in the garden

Take a look at the events listing to find out what's on, from themed guided walks to weekend events in the garden and outdoor theatre performances.


We run lots of different activities during school holidays; information about what's on during the Easter holidays will be published on the events listing soon.

Don't miss

  • Discover Dunham's role as a hospital in the First World War.
  • Visit the garden as spring brings bright colours to beds and borders
  • Join a guided tour of the park or garden
  • See Treasures of the Collection in the house
  • Enjoy lunch in the cafe or a meal in the restaurant
  • Browse the great ranges in the shop

The Old Mill

The mill at Dunham Massey

The mill at Dunham Massey

At almost 400 years old the Mill is the oldest building in the park at Dunham Massey. It's open on the same days as the house, from 12 - 4pm. Look below to find out more about the long history of the mill.

Easter trails

2014 Cadbury Easter Egg Trail Logo

18 - 21 April, 11am - 4pm

Follow the clues around the garden to complete the Cadbury Easter Egg Trail then claim your Cadbury chocolate Egghead prize.

Don't forget to get your garden tickets from visitor reception before you go to the garden.