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Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire & Berkshire


French Renaissance-style château with an extensive art collection, landscaped gardens, aviary and woodland playground.

Waddesdon, near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 0JH

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Blue lights projected on to front of the Manor

Important notice

The house and grounds are completely sold out on Saturdays and Sundays between 2 and 17 December. There is good availability on other dates.

Planning your visit

Visitors exploring the Christmas market at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

Plan your visit 

Everything you need to know for visiting Waddesdon this Christmas, including pricing, parking and access.

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Dogs at Waddesdon 

Waddesdon is a two pawprint rated place. Dogs are welcome on a lead all year round in the grounds at Waddesdon. They are also allowed in the Stables Café & Takeaway. You can bring along your four-legged friends to explore the grounds and wider estate together.

Children look closely at the water in a fountain in the Parterre on a sunny day in June at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

School visits to Waddesdon 

The interactive programme at Waddesdon brings learning to life and covers a wide range of topics using the site’s rich resources. Suitable for primary, secondary and youth groups.

A man takes a photo of a group of visitors by the Aviary at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

Group visits at Waddesdon 

Find out everything you need to know about visiting Waddesdon with a group, from discounted rates to catering.

Visitors exploring the festive interiors in the Entrance Hall at Castle Ward, County Down


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