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Burghley House

Burghley House

Burghley House
 
 
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Contact

Proprietor

01780 752451

Address

Burghley Park,
Stamford,
Lincolnshire,
PE9 3JY

Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 30 Jul - Sun 3 Aug Burghley Film Festival
Sun 24 - Mon 25 Aug Burghley Fine Food Market
Thu 4 - Sun 7 Sep Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials
Sat 4 - Thu 9 Oct Burghley Flower Festival
Sat 11 - Sun 12 Oct Burghley Flower Festival
Sat 29 - Sun 30 Nov Burghley Fine Food Market

Details

Used in recent films Pride and Prejudice and The Da Vinci Code, the house boasts eighteen magnificent State Rooms and a huge collection of works and art, including one of the most important private collections of 17th century.

Opening details

The House and Gardens are now open for the 2013 season. Open daily Saturday, 16th March until Sunday, 3rd November, from 11am until 5pm, with the last admission at 4.30pm (House closed on Fridays normally, but will be open on Good Friday).
The House and Gardens will be closed Thursday, 5th until Sunday, 8th September for the Burghley Horse Trials.

Prices

The House and Gardens - Online Adult Day Ticket £12.70, Online Child (3-15) Day Ticket £6.50, Online Seniors Day Ticket £11.50, Online Family (2 adults, 3 children 3-15) Day Ticket £34.00, Online Group Day Ticket £11.50.

Gardens only - Online Adult Gardens Only Day Ticket £7.40, Online Concession Gardens Only Day Ticket £6.20, Online Child Gardens Only Day Ticket £5.00, Online Family (2 adults, 3 children 3-15) Gardens Only Day Ticket £24.00, Online Group Gardens Only Day Ticket £6.00.

Directions

Burghley is a mile from Stamford and 20 minutes north of Peterborough on the A1.

From the South:

Take the Carpenters Lodge exit on the A1 signposted to Burghley House, turn left on to the B1081 towards Stamford.

Follow the road alongside the park wall and the impressive Bottle Lodges entrance gates down towards Stamford.

Turn right just past the Bull & Swan Pub and continue for one mile along the Barnack Road (B1443). You will see the Visitors Entrance on the right.


From the North:

From the North follow the A1 south past Doncaster and Grantham.

Approximately 30 minutes south of Grantham you will reach the Stamford junction labelled Carpenters Lodge and sign posted to Burghley House.

Turn left towards Stamford.

Follow the road past the estate wall and the impressive Bottle Lodges entrance gates.

Just past the A43 on the left, turn right past the Bull & Swan Public House and continue for one mile along the Barnack Road (B1443). You will see the Visitors Entrance on the right.