Facilities & access


  • Enjoy local produce served in the Home Farm restaurant
  • Select from a range of gifts, books and plants in our shop.
  • Free parking, 100 yards from Reception
  • Dogs welcome on leads in woodland and on signed walks
  • Suitable for school groups
  • Second hand bookshop

Family & children

  • Baby-changing and feeding facilities
  • Children's play area
  • New woodland trail
  • Hip-carrying infant seats for loan
  • Pushchairs and back-carriers admitted at the Home Farm centre only
  • Children's guide, quiz/trail available
  • Family estate trail and outdoor tracker packs available


  • Mobility parking spaces in main car park, 50 yards from ticket office
  • Drop-off point by ticket office
  • Volunteer driven multi-seater vehicle providing transfer from ticket office
  • Adapted toilets at Home Farm and Dairy Courtyard
  • Building - level entrance. Cobbles in central courtyard. Ground floor accessible, except Dairy which has two steps with handrail. Stairs with handrail to other floors
  • Four wheelchairs and mobility scooter available to loan, booking essential. Please call 0151 427 7231
  • Grounds - generally flat pathways, with steep gradients leading up to/down from the Bund, in to/out of the Moat and Stream Gardens. Moat garden also has narrow archway under bridge crossing above pathway. Cobbles leading to, and in the Dairy Courtyard. Map of accessible route