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Sheringham Park

Location: Upper Sheringham (entrance off junction on A148 east of Bodham)
Postcode: NR26 8TL Grid Ref: TG139410

Famously designed by Humphrey Repton and renowned for its vast collection of rhododendrons and azaleas. A surprisingly hilly site for Norfolk being located on the Cromer Ridge with glorious views appearing out between the trees. For those able to a climb to the top of the towers to experience panoramic views of this beautiful landscape, the North Norfolk coast and maybe a steam train passing along the Poppy line. 1000 acres of varying habitat including woodland, parkland and cliff top to explore that provides a wide range of wildlife, plants, birds and butterflies. Range of events and activities for all ages.

Getting there

Public transport:  Sanders bus service route at passes entrance; further options if entering site from Sheringham where there is a rail terminus for the Bittern line out of Norwich and the Poppy Line heritage railway that runs to Holt with a stop at Weybourne Station.

Cycling or walking:  Nearby Norfolk Coast Cycleway to the south, Norfolk Coast Path route between Weybourne and Sheringham has path direct up through the park. Cycling is allowed on some trails.

Accessibility

Waymarked walking routes include accessible routes; wheelchair and powered wheelchair hire. Full accessibility information available from information desk and on National Trust website.

Facilities

Parking:  Charge for non-National Trust members. Free charging point for electric vehicles

Toilets:   Modern eco at visitor centre

Refreshments:  On site café provides light refreshments

Information and interpretation: Visitor centre has variety of information including exhibition(s) about the park; some information boards around the park, education facilities and events

Dogs:  Well behaved allowed most areas, on leads around visitor facilities and where cattle grazing

Cost: Parking charge for non-National Trust members

Opening times: Parkland open all year, visitor centre and cafe seasonal opening times

View out across coast from a viewpoint in Sheringham Park

Further information on this website:
Easy access walks;  Norfolk Coast CyclewayPublic Transport; Local Products

Contact Sheringham Park on 01263 820550 or go to https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/sheringham-park

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