Blickling Estate

Important notice -

Please note that the east side of the lake walk, from the farmyard round to the house end of the lake remains closed whilst we protect a damaged veteran tree on the path. We'll get it back open as soon as we can.

One day is never enough. Discover a complete Norfolk estate with something for everyone.

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Things to see and do

Summer fun at Blickling Estate

Keep your little explorers busy this summer with family activities across the estate. Enjoy everything from bike rides and family trails to garden games and sport activities.

Our top three walks

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Eating and shopping

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What's on

Upcoming events

Exhibitions in The Loft - Norfolk Creations | 6 - 31 July

Thu 07 Jul 2022
Featuring the work of over twenty local artists and artisan crafters, Norfolk Creations will be exhibiting in The Loft from 6 - 31 July.

Come Out and Play at Blickling Estate

Sat 23 Jul 2022
Hit the target, reach the top and beat your best this summer with daily activities at Blickling Estate.

Trust 10

Sun 24 Jul 2022
Whether you want to push yourself or just have a gentle run with some new friends, our free monthly 10k trail runs are a great way to blow away the cobwebs, get some exercise and take in spectacular scenery.

Mobiloo at Blickling Estate

Sat 06 Aug 2022
We're delighted to welcome Mobiloo back to Blickling providing a fully accessible changing space during our busiest times of year.

Heritage open days | Conservation conversations - Bugs in the building

Mon 12 Sep 2022
Join us for a conservation conversation as our experts show you how we look after this special place and plan to protect it for future generations.

Heritage open days | Conservation conversations - Green fingers for the future

Tue 13 Sep 2022
Join us for a conservation conversation as our experts show you how we look after this special place and plan to protect it for future generations.
Singers on stage at Classic Ibiza

Classic Ibiza | Saturday 6 August 

Norfolk's biggest outdoor celebration of iconic dance tunes from the White Isle will be back in 2022! Join the Urban Soul Orchestra and a host of critically acclaimed vocalists for an exciting evening of anthems, performed live in beautiful surroundings. Camping tickets will be available in January.

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Painting of Philip Kerr, 11th Marquess of Lothian (1882 - 1940)

Explore Blickling's past 

Mentioned in the Domesday Book, Blickling Estate was the birthplace of Anne Boleyn, and during the Second World War RAF air crew were billeted here, while its owner, Lord Lothian, influenced Churchill’s actions...

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Our work

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Get involved

A gardens volunteer pruning a flower bed

Could volunteering be for you? 

It's the skills, time and passion of our volunteers that make National Trust places special. Whether you're looking to help in the great outdoors, connect with the public or get up close and personal with our historic collection, we have something just for you. 

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Places to stay

The grand exterior of Barn Owl Loft and Itteringham Manor, Aylsham, Norfolk

Stay here on holiday 

With nine varied holiday properties to choose from, we have something for everyone at Blickling Estate. Each cottage has unique character and is surrounded by beautiful landscape, offering the perfect getaway...

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Join or give

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Blickling Estate on the National Trust Collections website