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Blenheim Palace

Woodstock OX20 1PP, England
+44 800 849 6500
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Home to the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill,, Blenheim Palace is a masterpiece of Baroque architecture that boasts over 300 years of history to discover. This World Heritage Site is set within more than 2000 acres of Parkland landscaped by 'Capability' Brown, and the Palace itself houses some of the finest collections of antique furniture in Europe.Situated in Woodstock, just 8 miles from Oxford, Blenheim Palace is Britain's Greatest Palace and offers visitors a precious time, every time.
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Woodstock OX20 1PP, England
+44 800 849 6500
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a really good day out, the house is very interesting and full of history, it covers a lot of things from the last few hundred years. great history lesson and even going in January the house is nice and warm, the grounds are...More

1  Thank tims-world-safari
Reviewed yesterday

We went when it was cold outside. This is a site that you can visit any time of the year. If you buy a ticket you can convert it into a free pass valid for 12 months for return trips. We particularly enjoyed the walking...More

1  Thank Noel V
Reviewed yesterday

on 2nd January lasting about 2.5 hours, which was sufficient to go round the palace itself. It was a very wet day and some of the rooms on the ground floor were too dark to read the captions although the Churchill exhibition was well lit...More

Thank S1228WQdavidm
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited Blenheim Palace in late December. Entrance fees for access to all was 26 pounds p/p. It was very, very cold and windy. The palace exterior is beautiful and picture worthy. The interior is a little run down compared to other palaces and castles...More

Thank Dateleaf
Reviewed yesterday

We had a guided tour of the palace. It's a fantastic place and absolutely fascinating if you like stately homes, history, beautiful art, tapestries, furniture. There is a wonderful sense of history here. Our guide was very entertaining and knowledgeable. the grounds are magnificent Nice...More

Thank peterca20
Reviewed yesterday

For anyone living within an easy commute of this historical and beautiful site, it is a little gem to be enjoyed as often as possible! There is so much on offer at Blenheim throughout the year and if you are able to go several times...More

Thank Debs195734
Reviewed yesterday

Was a bit disappointed with our afternoon tea experience in the Orangery 😞. Which was on Sunday 21st January 2018. We had a seat by the window with lovely views , but their was a draught, the food was delicious, we had no sugar put...More

Thank Shirley P
Reviewed yesterday

Lovely afternoon spent at Blenheim Palace. Shame the weather wasn't better but the great thing is when you pay your entrance fee you can convert at no extra cost to an annual pass which means you can go back several times within in the year....More

Thank 55skippy95
Reviewed 2 days ago

I went on a Sunday in November using my year's pass. I walked all around the big lakes and it was a beautiful walk. The inside of the palace was decorated for christmas and there was a short recital on the organ. I throughly enjoyed...More

Thank AceBabybash
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a magical experience. The variety of the displays and the atmosphere was fantastic. A delight for all the family and you get a pleasant walk too. Can't wait to see how they top it Christmas 2018.

Thank MiltonKeyneslass
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20 December 2017|
Response from Timecounts | Reviewed this property |
Hi Bella - depends what you want from the hotel - if you want a traditional cottage or period type then there are some really nice ones in Woodstock itself. If you want something grand then Weston Manor Hotel (you'll need a... More
Zan P
18 December 2017|
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Response from Rizzo999 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Zan, Appreciate that Christmas Eve has been and gone. However, car parking charges are per car. Not per person
Sally W
12 December 2017|
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Response from Parish56 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we saw the park and ride about a mile away and it was very busy so, yes, that would an option for you. I am afraid I am not familiar with the area as this was our first visit to Blenheim so cannot advise on parking in... More