Experience Blickling Estate

The view of the Parterre garden at Blickling Estate.

Get a deeper insight into Blickling Estate and its fascinating history by joining one of our guided experiences...

From history and conservation to wildlife and gardening, find the best experience to suit you by simply asking at visitor reception upon arrival.  

Garden tour | Daily | 11.30am & 1.30pm

Find out more about Blickling's garden and the history of its creation. Enjoy being guided around the walled garden to see what new developments have been made. You might even get a taste of some of our wonderful, seasonal prodcuce.

Don't forget, you can ask our knowledgable garden team all year round for green-fingered tips for your own garden.

*our garden tours are led by knowledgeable and experienced volunteers and are scheduled to take place twice daily. However please bear in mind that availability may vary throughout the year due to unexpected absence.

" Loved the garden, brought to life by the very informative garden guides... We would not have seen all the things they showed us on our own."
- A garden tour participant

Norah Lindsay's tour | Selected dates | 11.30am

12 March, 21 March, 26 March, 9 April, 18 April, 23 April, 7 May, 16 May, 21 May, 4 June, 18 June, 27 June, 2 July, 25 July, 30 July, 13 August, 5 September, 10 September, 24 September, 3 October, 8 October

Norah Lindsay (1873 – 1948) was one of the early twentieth century’s most sought-after garden designers. Enjoy discovering her additions to the gardens that still remain today and learn more about the history of Blickling's impressive landscaping. Perfect for garden lovers.
*Normal admission applies, National Trust members free.


Experience the wider estate

The front entrance to the Mausoleum

Discover the Mausoleum 

Step inside one of Blickling’s most iconic parkland structures on selected dates throughout the year. The Mausoleum is over two centuries old and stands on the edge of the Great Wood, creating a dramatic view across the ancient landscape.