Dunham Massey

Visitors walking in front of the house at Dunham Massey in sunny weather

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

Autumn at Dunham Massey

Women and Power

Wildlife at Dunham Massey

Christmas lights at Dunham Massey

Christmas at Dunham Massey 

Dunham Massey’s biggest and brightest Christmas event returns for a second year with plenty more surprises. Plan your festive evening with family and friends- booking now open for tickets and car parking.

Upcoming events

Weekend Poetry Festival: Women in Words - Creative Writing Workshop

Sun 23 Sep 2018
Join Cumbria based writer, Kim Moore, for a writing workshop engaging in ideas around Women and Power.

Herbie the Hedgehog Trail

Sun 23 Sep 2018
Families can help Herbie the Hedgehog get ready for hibernation with a trail around the gardens. Solve the trail and collect a prize at the end.

Imagining the Stamford Hospital

Sun 23 Sep 2018
Walk around the house, gardens and park to discover the fascinating story of the Stamford Hospital through surviving photographs, from soldiers arriving on stretchers to them boating on the moat, alongside artistic installations.

Weekend Poetry Festival: Women in Words - Festival Brunch

Sun 23 Sep 2018
Meet poets, Kate Fox and Kim Moore, for lively and entertaining discussion and readings over coffee, tea and pastries.

'How to draw a scone' with artist Joanna Houghton

Sun 23 Sep 2018
Using coloured pencils, you will be shown how to create your own realistic food illustration of the classic tea time treat - scones.

Weekend Poetry Festival: Women in Words - Festival Tea

Sun 23 Sep 2018
Expect a thoughtful, powerful and enjoyable performance with poet, Malika Booker, followed by tea, coffee, cake and conversation.
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Eating and shopping

National Trust laundry products

Shopping at Dunham Massey 

Step away from the hustle and bustle of the high street. Unique gifts, locally sourced produce and a large plant sales area await you in the shop.

Dunham Food Spring 2017

A taste of Dunham 

Whether you're looking for a hot meal or warming soup, cream tea or a slice of cake, visit the Stamford café in the visitor centre or the restaurant in the 18th-century stable block during your visit.

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Step back in time...

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Get involved

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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

Everything's better with friends... 

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

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Celebrate your special day at Dunham...

Create lasting memories 

Let us help create a day you'll never forget at this memorable and most picture-perfect place...