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

Bat Walk

Fri 12 May 2017
19:45-22:00
Join the Outdoors Team and the Trust's Wildlife and Countryside Consultant to discover the wonderful world of bats. Find out how many varieties we have in the British Isles and how many of these are found at Oxburgh. This will be followed up...

Conservation in action - The big chandelier clean

Mon 15 May 2017
11:00-16:00
Don't miss this opportunity to see the magnificent crystal chandelier in the Saloon undergoing its annual clean. Oxburgh's staff and volunteers will be on hand to answer your questions and tell you what it takes to conserve 1,957 crystal drops.

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.
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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.