Heigham Holmes

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.

Heigham Holmes

What's on

Upcoming events

Walk on the Wildside

Sun 23 Sep 2018
Explore the wildlife and secret history of Heigham Holmes.

Awesome Autumn Ranger Ramble

Sun 14 Oct 2018
Come for a wild walk through this secret Norfolk Broads reserve with a Ranger.

Deer Ramble

Sun 25 Nov 2018
Join our Rangers for glimpse into the private world of Red and Chinese Water Deer.

Christmas Deer Ramble

Sun 09 Dec 2018
Escape the pre-Christmas chaos by joining our Rangers for glimpse into the private world of Red and Chinese Water Deer.
Heigham Holmes


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

Heigham Holmes

Places to stay

Horsey Barns Exterior

Stay nearby at Horsey Barns 

A few miles away at Horsey we have some delightful holiday cottages close to the sea and on the edge of the Broads National Park. These traditional Norfolk buildings have been carefully converted to provide warm and comfortable holiday accommodation of great character.

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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.