Heigham Holmes

Several cows looking at the camera standing in a grassy field
A row of british white cows with black ears and noses

Heigham Holmes Open Day 

The next annual Heigham Holmes Open Day will be held on 5 August 2018. This secret island is a hidden gem in the Norfolk Broads and is home to a host of wildlife. Enter the via a special swing bridge at Martham Ferry and enjoy a day out as a family. Why not bring a picnic and enjoy the outdoor games we have on offer. Activities include kite flying, bug hunting, pond dipping, nature trails, and more. Come and go anytime between 11am and 4:00pm.

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What's on

Upcoming events

World Wetlands Day Walk

Sun 03 Feb 2019
To celebrate World Wetlands Day why not wrap up and join us for a walk out on the marshes at Heigham Holmes Nature Reserve.

Wellies and Waders Walk

Sun 24 Mar 2019
Explore secrets of this unusual nature reserve with a ranger and learn more about its history, wildlife and our conservation work to help wading birds
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Elevated view of heigham holmes with fields and cows and a couple buildings in the distance

Group Tours 

We can arrange tours of Heigham Holmes for organised groups. For more information please call us on 01263 740241 or email norfolkcoast@nationaltrust.org.uk

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Our work


The use of drones (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) on the Norfolk Coast 

The unauthorised use of UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) or drones as they are more commonly known, is not permitted on or over National Trust land as part of our byelaws without the necessary required qualifications and a licence granted by us. Find out more here.