Visiting Oxburgh: What you need to know

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Here are some top tips to help you plan your day.

 

What’s open and when?

  • Gardens, Parkland and car park: Monday - Sunday, 9.30am - 5pm 
  • Servants' Hall tea-room: Closed
  • Pantry Café - Monday - Sunday, 10am - 4.30pm
  • Toilets, accessible toilet and baby changing facilities: Monday - Sunday, 9.30am – 4.45pm
  • The Potting Shed second hand bookshop: 10am - 4.30pm
  • The den building area in Home Covert: 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Manor house (four rooms open on the groud floor): 11am - 3.45pm, last entry 3.15pm
  • Shop: Closed
  • The Gatehouse/Priest Hole - This part of the hall is only accessible via The Gatehouse Experience, please follow the link below for more information on our available tours. 

The tea-room is currently closed and undergoing refurbishment.The Pantry Café will be  offering hot and cold drinks, snacks, cakes and light lunches. Both outdoor seating and takeaway options are available.

 

Access

There are wide, gravelled paths through the gardens. Please note there are two steep slopes which are marked on the map. Due to very uneven ground, the woodland is not wheelchair friendly. When the house is open - four rooms are open on the ground floor and are wheelchair accessible. Please note that we have manual wheelchairs available to borrow from the Welcome Team on arrival. An accessible toilet is available in the courtyard of the house.

Notes on your visit  

  • Please take your litter home with you. This helps us keep everyone safe. 

  • Dogs are welcome on short leads throughout the gardens and woodland. 

  • There will be no first aid cover from staff during your visit. If you require assistance, please let a member of staff know so they can coordinate an emergency response. 

  • No barbeques, fires or braziers permitted on site. 

  • For the protection of our buildings, smoking is not permitted on site. 

Upcoming events

Daily Tours

Mon 04 Jul 2022
11:00-14:30
There are often a variety of tours running throughout the year, where you can delve deeper into Oxburgh's history with our talented team of volunteers.

Chatty Café

Wed 06 Jul 2022
10:00-11:30
Every Wednesday Oxburgh is home to a Chatter & Natter table as part of Chatty Café’s work to bring people together from all walks of life.

Festival of Archaeology: Oxburgh underground secrets guided walk

Sat 16 Jul 2022
10:30-12:00
Travel through time on a guided tour of Oxburgh’s landscape and delve into the past to discover the secrets hiding beneath your feet.

Festival of Archaeology: Underfloor secrets display

Sat 16 Jul 2022
11:00-15:00
An archaeologist working alone through lockdown in the attic rooms of Oxburgh Hall uncovered thousands of rare items under the floorboards. This is your chance to see some of them up close.

Come out and Play at Oxburgh Hall

Mon 25 Jul 2022
09:30-16:30
Ready for an adventure? Join us for a summer of fun and games at Oxburgh Hall.

Outdoor Theatre: The Gunpowder Plot

Sat 03 Sep 2022
19:00-21:30
The Three Inch Fools hit the road with a bang. Cue an explosive evening of short fuses and tall tales, as five actors try to pull off the most infamous conspiracy in history.