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.

The South Drawing Room at Blickling Hall

Explore the house at Blickling Estate

The house is currently closed, but will re-open on 6 March. Behind the closed doors however it's a hive of activity. For the house team it’s their busiest time of year getting the house in ship-shape condition.

A close up of a paper conservator working on a book

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.