Oxburgh Hall

Oxburgh Hall reflected in the moat at sunset.
Oxburgh Hall

Things to see and do

A dog wearing a coat, embossed with the words 'Dog walking at Oxburgh. What's your opinion?'

Dog Walking At Oxburgh Hall 

Enjoy a walk with your dog through the 70 acres of gardens and woodland at Oxburgh.

Upcoming events

What lies beneath!

Wed 31 May 2017
13:00-15:00
Come and discover the exciting creatures that live in the watery underworld surrounding Oxburgh Hall. Using a net, see what you can catch, maybe a dragonfly nymph or water boatman.

Bee Weekend

Sat 10 Jun 2017
10:30-16:30
Join us to celebrate the value of bees. The West Norfolk Bee-keeping Association will be here alongside other exhibitors with various interactive displays so that you can discover the wonderful things about bees. Childrens' activities,...

National Meadows Day - Meadows and Minibeasts

Sat 01 Jul 2017
11:30-14:00
Celebrate National Meadows Day with the Outdoors Team by enjoying a ramble through the Wash Pit meadow. Go mini-beast hunting and discover the wildlife that lives amongst the grasses and flowers growing there. Suitable for children aged 3 and...

Costume Weekend

Sat 08 Jul 2017
10:30-16:00
Come and meet the costumed volunteers who re-create 15th century life a Oxburgh. See who would have lived, worked and visited Oxburgh when Henry VII was king.

Summer Outdoor Theatre - A Midsummer Night's Dream

Fri 14 Jul 2017
19:30-22:00
What better way to watch a fairy tale play than at a fairy tale manor! Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeare's best-loved romantic comedy at Oxburgh.

Tudor Tuesdays

Tue 01 Aug 2017
10:30-15:30
Be transported back to 15th century England when Oxburgh was built by donning a costume. Become Lady of the Manor or a Knight with shield and sword.
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Eating and shopping

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History

A birdseye view of Oxburgh Hall

Discover our history 

Despite being built during the Wars of the Roses, Oxburgh Hall was never intended to be a castle but a family home. It was completed in 1482 for Sir Edmund Bedingfeld and the family have lived at Oxburgh ever since.

Close-up view of a display cabinet in the Drawing Room at Oxburgh Hall.

Oxburgh Hall's Collection 

From letters by Henry VII, Mary I and Elizabeth I to Mary, Queen of Scots' sewing implements: explore the full collection of unique and wonderful items looked after by the National Trust at Oxburgh Hall.

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Our work

A view of the scaffolding in the courtyard from the roof

Oxburgh Hall is getting a facelift 

See how your support is helping to restore Oxburgh, a beautiful 500 year old medieval home that is undergoing an ambitious new restoration project.

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Learning

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Places to stay

A view of Chapel Lodge at Oxburgh Hall

Stay in Chapel Lodge

Located in the grounds of Oxburgh Hall, Chapel Lodge remains true to a 19th century Norfolk country cottage but with a few welcoming added extras. This attractive little cottage is the perfect getaway for two, surrounded by garden and tucked just inside the park wall.