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Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace

Water Terrace

Water Terrace

Second State Room

Second State Room

Details

Blenheim Palace is home to the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. A true masterpiece of 18th Century Baroque architecture, Blenheim Palace delivers an awe-inspiring experience for visitors.

Discover the beauty of this World Heritage Site amongst over 2000 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown parkland and Formal Gardens. Ride the miniature train to The Pleasure Gardens, a dedicated family area that offers a giant hedge maze, butterfly house and adventure playground. Tours, exhibitions and events reveal the sheer splendour of Britain’s Greatest Palace.

Buy one day, get 12 months free so you can keep coming back to explore all that there is on offer.

For further details see www.blenheimpalace.com

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopItalian signs/guidesOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePostboxPublic toiletsTelephone (public)Welcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

French, German, Japanese, Italian, Russian and Chinese guides.

Opening details

Saturday 15 February to Sunday 14 December 2014
Palace open daily - Saturday 15 February to Sunday 2 November 2014
Palace open to Sunday - Wednesday 5 November to Sunday 14 December 2014
Opening Hours
Palace & Formal Gardens open daily, Gardens open from 10.00am, Palace from 10.30am to 5:30pm (last admission 4.45pm) with areas to be vacated by 6.00pm

Park open daily from 9.00am to 6.00pm (last admission 4.45pm or dusk) except Christmas Day - all areas to be vacated by 6.30pm latest

Prices

Blenheim Palace Admission Prices 2014



For a limited time, book advanced tickets online and save 20%! Terms apply. See website for details.

Prices for Palace, Park & Gardens:
Adults £22.50
Senior / Students £18.00
Child (5-16 Years inc) £12.30
Family (2 adults + 2 children) £59.00

Prices for Park & Gardens only:
Adults £12.50
Senior / Students £9.30
Child (5-16 Years inc) £6.50
Family (2 adults + 2 children) £33.00

Please note that some events are entirely separate to the Palace, Park and Gardens and additional admission fees might therefore apply. Please check www.blenheimpalace.com for details or call 08700 60 20 80.

Discounted tickets on sale at Oxford Visitor Information Centre and online in their eshop at www.visitoxfordandoxfordshire.com

Location

Directions

See location of Blenheim Palace on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SP 441160  Lat: 51.84087 Long: -1.36129

Blenheim Palace is in Woodstock, 8 miles from Oxford on the A44 Evesham Road. It is easily accessible by car, coach and train. Blenheim is 12 miles from junction 9 of the M40 and is signposted from the motorway.
Bus Route S3 Stagecoach service departs from bay 8, Gloucester Green Coach station, every half hour seven days a week.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 8 miles from Oxford station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

French, German, Japanese, Italian, Russian and Chinese guides.