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Burghley House

Burghley House

Burghley House
 
 
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Historic House, next open Sat 15 Mar - Sun 2 Nov 2014

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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.

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Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Sat 15 Mar - Sun 2 Nov 2014 Mon - Sun 11:00 to 17:00
The House and Gardens of Surprise are now open daily (House closed on Fridays) from Saturday, 15th March 2014 until Sunday, 2nd November 2014, from 11am until 5pm, with the last admission on to either at 4.30pm (House will remain open on Good Friday).

The House and Gardens will be closed Thursday 4th until Sunday 7th September 2014 for the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials.

The Parkland remains open daily from 8am to 6pm or dusk if earlier. Parking and admission to the Parkland is free of charge, and dogs are allowed when kept on a lead.

Prices

Our full House and Gardens day tickets give access to everything at Burghely including the House, Brewhouse interpretation centre and exhibition, Sculpture Garden and Garden of Surprises.

Adults £13.00, children (3-15 years) £6.50, seniors £11.80, family ticket (2 + 3 children) £35.00

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.

Accessible by Public Transport

Facilities

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