Brancaster Activity Centre

Brick and flint built cottage that comprises of Brancaster Activity Centre

Important notice -

All our houses, gardens, parks, toilets, cafes, shops and car parks are now closed to further restrict the spread of coronavirus.

The National Trust outdoor activity and learning Centre on the Norfolk Coast

Brancaster Activity Centre


Brancaster Activity Centre

Places to stay

Dial House BACS  Staff Room

Brancaster Activity Centre Self-Catering Group Stays 

We can offer fantastic newly furbished self-catering accommodation for 22 to 48 people in nine dormitory-style en-suite bedrooms. Located within the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty overlooking Brancaster Harbour, the Centre is a great place for families, friends and special interest groups.

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Old painting of Dial House when it was the victory pub with sailing ship in the background

The history of Brancaster Activity Centre 

Built in the seventeenth century, Dial House has had a varied history before becoming Brancaster Activity Centre in 1998. Following the flooding in December 2013, the Centre was refurbished and then re-opened in June 2015.

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Get involved

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Our work

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Meet the team at Brancaster Activity Centre 

We pride ourselves on experienced and qualified instructors who will help you achieve your learning outcomes and get the most out of your stay. Here you can learn more about the team at Brancaster Activity Centre.

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Join or give

Children kayaking at Brancaster Activity Centre, Norfolk

Support the Brancaster Bursary Appeal 

In memory of Caroline Gundle, the Brancaster Bursary Fund helps provide financial support to enable more children to experience the great outdoors at Brancaster Activity Centre in Norfolk.