Location: West of Wells-next-the-Sea
Postcode: (satnav) NR23 1RH Grid Ref: TF 884428
The birthplace of modern farming where an exciting ‘Holkham Stories’ interactive experience celebrates the many stories from Holkham’s rich heritage through to current innovative projects.. Explore the 3,000 acre parkland with its lake and herd of fallow deer, follow the nature trail or other walks. Lots of events and activities throughout the year for all ages and interests.
Public transport: Coasthopper stop in Holkham village (requires about a mile walk along main drive through deer park)
Cycling or walking: Adjacent to Norfolk Coast Cycleway and Norfolk Coast Path. Parkland accessible for walking & cycling, cycle hire on site. Part of Wells circular route taking in Holkham estate and beach.
Most areas accessible, also disabled parking bays closer to hall and drop-off point
Parking: Charges apply, further parking at entrance gate
Toilets: At courtyard area and additional in Holkham village
Refreshments: Café at Hall Courtyard, Victoria PH at Holkham village
Information and interpretation: 2016 saw the opening of extensive refurbishments at the hall and its facilities, shops, café. A 6 acre walled garden, large woodland play area, guided walks and other events throughout the year all providing a broad variety of information.
Dogs: On leads at all times in grounds
Cost: Car parking fee; additional charges may apply for hall, garden and events
Opening times: Park is open most days to walkers and cyclists, seasonal opening for Holkham Hall (check with Holkham Hall)