Melford Hall

An eclectic home, with stories of naval exploits and Beatrix Potter set in picturesque gardens.

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Things to see and do

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What's on

Upcoming events

Railway Walk

Sat 09 Jul 2022
A popular two and a half hour guided walk taking in some railway and village history as well as both some modern archaeology and the natural beauty of the Suffolk countryside.
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Giant slices of delicious sponge cake and scones

Melford Hall Tea Room 

Our tea room is open Wednesday - Sunday, serving a full selection of light lunches, including sandwiches and hot meals, homemade cakes and hot and cold drinks. Enjoy the surroundings of the Hall in the Park Room seating area, or dine al fresco with views of the lawn and Herbaceous Borders.

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Get involved

Volunteering at Melford Hall

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Sir Richard Hyde Parker at Melford Hall

A tribute to Sir Richard Hyde Parker  

Sir Richard Hyde Parker, 12th Baronet (1937 - 2022)

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Our work

Painting of Sir Thomas Savage

Discovery of a long lost owner 

Discover the story of a portrait fallen foul to mistaken identity. Thought to be the 17th-century Archbishop of York the subject was an entirely different great from our past.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Melford Hall on the National Trust Collections website