Things to see & do

Oxburgh Hall

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Re-enactment of Civil War © Nick White

Re-enactment of Civil War

Civil War Weekend Re-enactment 1 & 2 August

The Civil War comes to Oxburgh. See the 17th Century Life & Times re-enactment group and learn more about this
notorious period of history. Wonderful fun for all the family. Note there will be loud musket and cannon fire at this event.

Normal admission 



Twelfth Night - 16 July

Enjoy Shakespeareâ¿¿s Twelfth Night at Oxburgh in July

Join the Lord Chamberlain's Men for Shakespeare's best-loved romantic comedy. "If music be the food of love, play on!"


Brings rugs and a picnic.

Adult £13.50, Child £10. Book on 08442 491895


Don't miss

  • The panoramic views from the roof
  • Crawling inside the priest's secret hiding hole
  • Magnificent needlework by Mary, Queen of Scots and Bess of Hardwick
  • The Victorian parterre and herbaceous border
  • The newly rebuilt greenhouse in the kitchen garden
  • Wildlife woodcarvings on our woodland trails

Volunteer at Oxburgh in 2015 - recruiting now

Oxburgh volunteers in our volunteer-restored greenhouse

We have lots of opportunities - working as a room guide, helping in the outdoors, at the ticket office, tea-rooms or education.

Contact us on 01366 328258 or





Archaeology at Oxburgh - 15 & 17 July

Talk to our NT archaeologist and his team dig and record

See live excavations as we continue to unearth what's thought to be a 16th century brick kiln, used on the estate but buried for centuries.

Please note that the site is a 30 min. walk from car park.




Visitors enjoying a picnic in the special area in the car park © Graham Donachie

If you'd like to bring a picnic there's an area with tables in the car park set aside for you.

You can also now picnic inside the grounds if you wish.


Roger enjoying the bluebells © National Trust

Dogs are only allowed in the car park, but not within the gardens or the house.

Assistance dogs are permitted in all parts of the estate, including the house.


Learn to take amazing wildlife photos © Arnel de Serra

Please feel free to take pictures, however there is no flash photography within the Hall.

National Trust membership

With so much to see and explore, a National Trust membership will give many wonderful free days out.

Join at Oxburgh Hall and we will refund your entrance fee.