Blickling Estate

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

The tree lined front drive at Blickling Hall

Christmas is coming... | Saturday 1 - Friday 21 December 

Enjoy the colours, smells and sounds of Christmas across the estate. Discover a Georgian Christmas experience in the house and explore our enchanting garden of lights...

Children peer round a sparkling Christmas tree on Blickling's driveway

Festive family fun at Blickling Estate 

This Christmas, seize the opportunity to visit Blickling’s magical house and garden after school...

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What's on 

The tree lined front drive at Blickling Hall

Christmas is coming... | Saturday 1 - Friday 21 December 

Enjoy the colours, smells and sounds of Christmas across the estate. Discover a Georgian Christmas experience in the house and explore our enchanting garden of lights...

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Upcoming events

Christmas is coming

Tue 11 Dec 2018
10:30-18:30
We’ll be celebrating Christmas throughout the estate. To make the most of the beautiful tree lined drive and the garden decorated in lights, we're open until 6.30pm, so you'll have plenty of time to soak up the atmosphere

Christmas house entry ticket

Tue 11 Dec 2018
11:00-11:15
For 2018 entry to the house between 1-21 December is by timed ticket only. Pre-book your tickets in advance or collect on arrival while stocks last. When they're gone, they're gone!

Blickling parkrun

Sat 15 Dec 2018
09:00-10:00
parkrun organises free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the world, run by volunteers.

The Tiger Who Came to Tea exhibition on tour

Sat 12 Jan 2019
11:00-15:30
Get up close to the beloved artwork from Judith Kerr’s much-loved children’s classic picture book, 'The Tiger Who Came To Tea' at Blickling.

Night Run

Sat 30 Mar 2019
16:45-20:30
Join us for Night Run at Blickling Estate this March, organised in partnership with Cotswold Outdoor. If you've ever wanted to run around the estate at night, or explore ancient woodlands after dark, then Night Run gives you the chance.
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History

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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Places to stay

The snug at Itteringham Manor with two sofas and a fireplace

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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Groups

The West Garden at Blickling, Norfolk

Bring your group 

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

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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.

A book showing signs of death watch beetle damage

Help save Blickling's Library

Blickling’s nationally important book collection is under attack from death watch beetle, damp and mould. With your help we can conserve the building to prevent on-going damage.

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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