2018 at Dunham Massey

From celebrating the centenary of women getting the vote, to getting curious in our winter garden, there’s plenty of exciting events coming up. Here are just some of the things happening in the next few months.

For Curious Minds: 

Gunby snowdrops at sunset

Curiosity Garden...  

Sat 20 Jan – Sun 25 Mar, 10.30am-4pm Forget hibernating until spring, our winter garden is alive with colour. With over 4,000 extra bulbs planted, the snowdrops, iris and meadows of daffodils bring the Winter Garden to life. Unleash your curious side with a chance to discover more about Dunham’s plant life in magic, medicine and art or brush up on your plant knowledge on a tour. Collect your ticket from Visitor Reception on arrival

Take a guided walk around Dunham Massey

These boots were made for walking... 

If you indulged a little too much over Christmas, pull on your winter woollies, and get some colour in your cheeks with a walk around the estate. Or join us on the first Saturday of the month throughout 2018 for a Special Guided walk with our Park Guides. It will help burn a few of those festive calories and lose that sluggish feeling! Check out our 'What's On' page to find out more details!

Cooking venison stew

Seasonal dishes... 

Stop to refuel during your visit and choose from a range of freshly prepared seasonal dishes. Made fresh each day, our chefs transform locally sourced and seasonal ingredients into a wide range of tasty dishes to suit every taste. Open daily 10am- 3pm. The café will be closed from 22 Jan until 5 Feb for refurbishment.

For Families:

An adult and child complete the Garden trail at Dunham Massey

Curious Kids Trail... 

Sat 20 Jan – Sun 25 Mar, 10.30am-4pm Families can be curious too. Collect your own cabinet of curiosities on a journey around the garden and let your imagination run wild finding colours, feelings, smells and stories along the way. Collect your ticket from Visitor Reception on arrival

Step back in time to discover what life was like for Dunham's servants

Below Stairs Tour 

Sat 10 Feb — Sun 18 Mar, various times between 11am-3.30pm Step back in time to discover what life was like for Dunham's servants on a guided tour of their quarters. With some tours offering a chance to get involved in servant’s duties and others giving greater historical depth, we look at familiar household objects and chores but on a grand scale.

Upcoming: