Historic House / Palace
Receive a warm welcome into the home of the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Wonder at this masterpiece of 18th century baroque architecture, which houses some of the finest antique collections in Europe. Take a tour of the State Rooms and admire the portraits, tapestries and exquisite furniture while learning about the 300-year history of this National Treasure.
Explore this World Heritage Site amongst over 2000 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped parkland. Take a stroll up to the Grand Cascades or around the Lake to admire some of the finest views in England, looking out for the historical monuments such as the Column of Victory, Grand Bridge and Temple of Diana. Discover an array of Formal Gardens, including the Rose Garden, Water Terraces and Secret Garden. Delight in our family friendly Pleasure Gardens, reached by miniature train, with a giant hedge maze, butterfly house and adventure playground.
Blenheim Palace is not only an iconic part of history, but also a living, changing experience with a wealth of sporting and cultural events, themed exhibitions and tours throughout the year.
Blenheim Palace is a timeless pleasure, and offers visitors a precious time, every time.
Our Charity and Gift Aid:
As a registered charity your admission fee makes a big contribution to the amount of restoration and conservation we can achieve every year, securing the future of this World Heritage Site.
By agreeing to donate your Palace, Park and Gardens admission on arrival you can benefit from converting to a free Annual Pass*. To help us achieve even more we ask that you kindly agree to Gift Aid* your donation when you come to claim your Annual Pass, which makes your donation go even further.
*Terms & Conditions apply
- ETC Quality Attractions - Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2014
- Green Tourism Business Scheme - Green Business Gold 2013
- Regional and Miscellaneous - TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence 2013
- Tourism South East Award - 12 /13 Gold Award - Beautiful South Awards for Excellence 2012
- Regional and Miscellaneous - Tourism South East Member 2017
- Regional and Miscellaneous - Beautiful South Awards Winners 2016/17 – Bronze 2017
|East Courtyard Visitor Centre (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)|
|The Park (9 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)|
|The Formal Gardens (12 Feb 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)|
|The Palace (12 Feb 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)|
|The Pleasure Gardens (12 Feb 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)|
|The Palace (1 Jan 2018 - 11 Feb 2018)|
|The Formal Gardens (1 Jan 2018 - 11 Feb 2018)|
* Opening times will vary for different areas, please see our website for more details.
Open daily all year (except Christmas day)
Park closes at dusk each day
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Palace, Park & Gardens - Adult||£24.90 per ticket|
|Palace, Park & Gardens - Child (5-16)||£13.90 per ticket|
|Palace, Park & Gardens - Concession||£20.90 per ticket|
|Palace, Park & Gardens - Family (2+2 or 1+3)||£59.90 per ticket|
|Park & Gardens - Adult||£15.30 per ticket|
|Park & Gardens - Child (5-16)||£7.10 per ticket|
|Park & Gardens - Concession||£11.50 per ticket|
|Park & Gardens - Family (2+2 or 1+3)||£41.00 per ticket|
Concession rates are only available from Monday-Friday
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