Dunham Massey

A garden for all seasons, an ancient deer park and a house filled with treasures and stories

Dunham Massey

Things to see and do

Light casting shadows in the park

A perfect parkland 

Many layers of history make our beautiful park a fascinating place to visit. Stroll the leafy avenues and admire the stunning views while getting a breath of fresh air.

Upcoming events

'Run away with the circus' garden trail

Tue 30 Aug 2016
Follow the 'run away with the circus' trail around the garden.

Show Week - Victorian Theatre Workshop

Tue 30 Aug 2016
Unleash your acting skills and get involved with a short theatre performance based on life in Victorian times.

Silk Painting with Pauline Townsend

Wed 31 Aug 2016
Come along and join renowned Silk Painter Pauline Townsend in the shop as she demonstrates her skills and completes a large circus themed silk painting!

Show Week - Willow Workshop

Thu 01 Sep 2016
Weave your willow into some fantastic shapes and sculptures to take home with you in this family workshop.

Show Week - Puppet Show

Fri 02 Sep 2016
Sit back and relax with a family friendly puppet show in the garden.

Summer Nights Film Festival - Spectre

Fri 02 Sep 2016
QUAD's popular Summer Nights Outdoor Film Festival comes to Dunham Massey this summer. Spend a magical evening under the stars with classic and contemporary films in a spectacular setting.
A family pond dipping at Dunham Massey

Summer holidays at Dunham Massey 

Join in the fun all summer long at Dunham Massey and make the most of the summer holidays with our exciting family activities. Enjoy circus adventures in the garden, become a ranger in the making and join in with baking, storytelling, family yoga and more!

50 things at Mr Straw's House

50 things to do before you’re 11 3/4 at Dunham Massey 

Are you ready for a fun family adventure? Take on the 50 things challenge and enjoy wild activities all summer long from making a mud pie to cooking on a campfire.

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Eating and shopping

The shop at Dunham Massey

Treat yourself in the shop at Dunham Massey 

Unique gifts, locally sourced produce and a large plant sales area await you in the shop.

The cafe at Dunham Massey

A taste of Dunham 

Pop over to our new café during your visit. We look forward to welcoming you with freshly prepared sandwiches, soup and jacket potatoes, delicious drinks and sweet treats...

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Get involved

A group of costumed volunteers stand in front of Dunham Massey Hall

Join our team of volunteers 

Make new friends, learn about the estate, and get involved with the work we do at Dunham Massey.

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The park is the perfect place to explore the natural world

Learning at Dunham Massey 

Learning is made fun as we step back in time at Dunham Massey. Find out more about our school programmes and how to get in touch.

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A group of friends enjoying the garden at Dunham Massey

Come and bring your friends 

Visit the house, stroll through the deer park and stunning gardens, or grab a bite to eat in our new café. Find out more about group visits.

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Venue hire

A newly married couple stand in front of Dunham Massey Hall

Create lasting memories 

Whether celebrating a wedding, a birthday or any special occasion, our lovely team is on hand to help you host it in a beautiful setting.