Group visits to Blickling Estate
Looking to organise a special day out for a group? From exploring the iconic Jacobean mansion to wandering through the beautiful garden, there's something for everyone at Blickling Estate.
Plan your group visit
Need some help planning your group visit to Blickling Estate? This helpful guide is packed with useful information.
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Group admission prices
All visitors will need a ticket, but you can take advantage of our group reduced rate which applies to groups of 15 people or more. National Trust members are free. Coach drivers receive free entry and a complimentary restaurant voucher.
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Good to know
- Bookings must be confirmed in writing at least seven days in advance
- We’re not currently able to offer pre-booked guided tours of the house or garden
- Organisers can take advantage of a free familiarisation visit
- National Trust members should bring their cards to scan
- Last entry to the house is half an hour before closing
- Payment must be settled in one single transaction on the day of your visit
- We’re unable to accommodate any group visits on Bank Holiday Sundays or Mondays, or during our Christmas event in December.
Book your visit
Our house guide is available in multiple languages, so if you’d like any assistance with your international visit, please don't hesitate to get in touch.
Blickling Estate is the perfect place for a self-led educational visit. If you would like to plan your visit, please contact us: email@example.com
Schools can benefit from an Educational Group Membership, which is an annual membership giving free access to the whole school group at National Trust places.
Free familiarisation visits for group leaders
If you're planning a group visit you can request our free Travel Trade Pass and you and a friend or colleague will gain free entry to over 300 of our places throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland for 12 months. There’s nothing quite like seeing or experiencing somewhere for yourself to help you plan a successful visit. To receive your pass, call 0344 800 2329 or email us at NTTravelTrade@capita.co.uk.
Who is eligible for free entry?
Registered tourist board guides (on production of a valid badge), coach drivers and tour leaders escorting groups of 15 or more. National Trust members also receive free entry, so it is at your discretion whether to refund the entrance fee to members if you have included it in your package – this is not refunded by the National Trust.
Members must bring their current membership cards with them to avoid paying the full group rate. If any of your group would like to join the National Trust please direct them to our Membership page or call 0344 800 1895.
Discover more about Blickling Hall, in Norfolk, a Jacobean mansion thought to be the birthplace of Anne Boleyn, and sits in a historic park.
If you'd like to lose yourself in a garden full of character and historic features, Blickling Estate has something for every visitor.
Offering delicious, locally sourced and produced food, stop at one of the cafés, browse in the shop or grab a bargain in the second-hand bookshop.
If you’re planning educational group visits to National Trust places, then you could benefit from education group membership, giving you free admission for a year.
If you're travelling to the UK from overseas this year, buy a National Trust Touring Pass for entry to more than 300 places in our care. With 7-day and 14-day options available, the pass can be tailored to fit your trip. Discover where you can visit with the Touring Pass and how to buy yours.
Visiting us with a group? Then our answers to your frequently asked questions might help with any question you may have.