Blickling Estate

Trees on the Blickling Estate in winter

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

Blickling Estate

Things to see and do

Blickling Estate

What's on 

Father Christmas with a young girl

Christmas stories and sleighbells 

Join us for a special audience with Father Christmas. Enjoy story telling, entertainment and that all important chat with the man himself. Tickets are now sold out.

Upcoming events

Christmas stories and sleigh bells

Sat 17 Dec 2016
11:30-12:15
*This event is now sold out* Father Christmas is in the house for one weekend only!

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

Fri 14 Apr 2017
10:00-15:00
When spring is in the air, it's time to dust off those winter cobwebs and have a family adventure at Blickling Estate.

Classic Ibiza

Fri 11 Aug 2017
20:00-22:30
Classic Ibiza returns in 2017 for another unforgettable show.

The Great British Prom

Sat 12 Aug 2017
19:30-22:15
The prom at Blickling has become one of the biggest occasions on Norfolk's social calendar.
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Places to stay

The snug at Itteringham Manor with two sofas and a fireplace

Stay here on holiday 

You’ll want to stay a while longer with our selection of holiday properties nearby. Relax in our cosy cottages, some with thatched roofs. Or explore our estate before retiring to a converted mill or a former estate workers’ home.

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Eating and shopping

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History

Queen Mary and Lord Lothian in the Royal Box

Explore the past 

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

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Get involved

A female in a red jumper holding a christmas gift

Help us this Christmas 

Help us celebrate Christmas this year by getting involved in our festivities. We're looking for volunteers to help us on our busy Christmas weekends in catering and retail.

Visitors finding out more with a National Trust room guide

Make 2017 your year to start volunteering 

Interested in volunteering? Come and join us on a volunteer recruitment day, learn more about the estate and find your perfect role.

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Groups

Group visit

Bring your group 

Plan a group visit to Blickling Estate and enjoy a garden for all seasons, a fantastic collection of treasures, tours for every interest, and great places to savour the perfect lunch or afternoon tea.

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Our work

A member of the conservation team winding a clock

Our work 

Conservation is an ongoing concern. Have a look at some of our latest conservation projects throughout the estate and find out more about the teams involved.

Woman having tea and cake
Thank you

We couldn't do it without you...

Every visit you make is helping us conserve the estate for future generations... the cups of tea, pieces of cake, garden strolls, dog walks and books bought.