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

Projections of horses on the wall in the 18th century stables at Dunham Massey

Explore the historic stables 

Explore an exciting new area of Dunham Massey as the historic stables open to tell their story for the first time

Children playing in autumn leaves

October Half-Term at Dunham Massey 

Are you brave enough to hear spooky stories this October half-term? Join a Family Rut Walk and discover the autumn rituals of Dunham’s deer and tick off some of your ’50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾’ whilst you’re here.

Upcoming events

Rut Walks - SOLD OUT

Sat 22 Oct 2016
Take in battles and bellows as Dunham's deer begin their battle for supremacy.

Apple Weekend

Sat 22 Oct 2016
Celebrate all things apple with us, with tastings of local produce, competitions, and family activities.

Spooky Stories

Mon 24 Oct 2016
Join storyteller Helen Stewart for spooky halloween tales for all the family.

Family Rut Walks

Thu 27 Oct 2016
Bellows and battles; the autumn rituals of Dunham's deer revealed in a family guided walk.

Special Guided Walk - Park Buildings

Sat 05 Nov 2016
There are many architectural features dotted around Dunham's park that reveal its history. Join our walk to explore the park and learn about these historic landmarks.

Twigtwisters Willow Workshop

Thu 24 Nov 2016
Spend time with friends or family and create some unique willow sculptures to decorate your home this Christmas.
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Eating and shopping

Apple juice on sale in the shop at Dunham Massey

Shopping at Dunham Massey 

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

A little girl and her mum have a snack at Dunham Massey's cafe

A taste of Dunham 

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

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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.