Things to see & do

Oxburgh Hall

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Enjoy pond dipping as a family at Oxburgh

Enjoy pond dipping as a family at Oxburgh

50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 - 23/24 May

See how many of the '50 things' you can tick off in one day. Lots of activities will be available this weekend for you to tick some of those harder to find things off the list, including pond-dipping and den building.

Normal admission applies


Bat Walk - Friday 8 May - 7.45pm-10pm

How many varieties are found at Oxburgh?  This will be followed up with a walk in the grounds. Bring a jacket & torch & wear comfy shoes.

£9.50 incl tea/coffee on arrival, Booking essential 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





Evening Chorus Walk - Fri 1 May - 6pm-8pm


An alternative to a dawn chorus, visit Oxburgh at the end of the day, and discover why birds sing in the evening as well as in the morning.

£6 per person £15 for a family. Booking essential 08442 491 895



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.