The rich history of Blickling Estate

Blickling’s owners have used the estate as a place of quiet refuge, while playing their part on the world’s political stage. From ambassadors and airmen, to kings’ mistresses, its complex and sometimes tragic family history has been tainted by debt and social ambition.

Two visitors walking in to the Upper Ante room

Explore the house at Blickling Estate

This year we're telling a new story in the house, exploring the connection between Blickling and India's vibrant cultural history. What new discoveries will you make?

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Conservation projects at Blickling Estate

Conservation is an ongoing concern. Have a look at some of our latest conservation projects throughout the estate and find out how your support is helping us.