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Sandringham House, Museum & Gardens


The North Garden, Sandringham House
The North Garden, Sandringham House

Sandringham House is the country retreat of HM The Queen and HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, built by King Edward VII and passed down as a private home through three generations of monarchs.

Sandringham House seen across the lake
Sandringham House seen across the lake

  • Family portraits
  • Porcelain
  • Jade and crystal
  • Silver and silver gilt
  • Bronze and marble sculptures
  • Guns and oriental armour
  • Personal mementoes

Museum

Fascinating Museum in the old coach and stable block with diverse and unique displays of Royal life and estate history.

  • Vintage Royal motor vehicles
  • Sandringham's own Fire Brigade
  • Queen Mary's Carving School
  • 100 years of photographs
  • Unique Minton porcelain collection
  • Carriages and coaches from the mews at Windsor

East Front of Sandringham House
East Front of Sandringham House

Gardens

Sixty acres (24 ha) of glorious grounds (free shuttle for those less able to walk).

  • Rare and historic trees
  • King George VI's North Garden by Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe
  • Queen Alexandra's Nest and rockery waterfall
  • Two attractive lakes
  • Stream walk
  • Woodland walk
  • Rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias, magnolias, fuchsias and hydrangeas in season.

Sandringham House
Sandringham House

Visitor Centre & Country Park

Sandringham House - the view from the Nest
Sandringham House - the view from the Nest

  • Air-conditioned waitress-service restaurant
  • Terrace Restaurant
  • Gift shop
  • Royal gardens flower and plant stall
  • 600 acres of woodland and heath walks
  • Free car and coach parking
  • There is wheelchair access throughout - helpers are admitted free. A small number of wheelchairs are available on loan on a 'first come, first served' basis.

Average time of visit: allow 3-4 hours.

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(2017 times)

House, Gardens and Museum:

Daily from Saturday 15th April 2017 to Friday 21st July 2017, and Saturday 29th July 2017 to Sunday 29th October 2017.


Admission Charges

(2017 prices)

House, Gardens & Museum:
Adults £15.50
Senior Citizen/Student £13.50
Child (5-15yrs) £7.00
Family (2 adults + 3 children) £38.00

Gardens and Museum Only:
Adult £10.00
Senior Citizen/Student £9.00
Child (5-15yrs) £5.00
Family (2 adults + 3 children) £25.00


Directions

The postcode for SatNav PE35 6EH


Sandringham House, Museum & Gardens Postcode for SatNav: PE35 6EN

Contact

 
Tel:
+44 (0)1485 545408
+44 (0)1485 544548 (Restaurant bookings)
Fax:
+44 (0)1485 541 571
Email:
Web:


The Estate Office
Sandringham
Norfolk
PE35 6EN










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