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Address: Woodstock Lodge Blenheim Palace Grounds, Woodstock OX20 1PP, England
Phone Number:
+44 800 849 6500
09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Home to the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and birthplace of Sir...

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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What a beautiful building, the grounds are stunning, the only reason im not giving 5/5 is the price, just a bit too expensive i know the money is for the upkeep of the palace and... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a beautiful building, the grounds are stunning, the only reason im not giving 5/5 is the price, just a bit too expensive i know the money is for the upkeep of the palace and the grounds

Thank Mickiedh85
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just a stunning day out with the snow falling. Loved everything about the the palace and will be returning.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had wanted to visit Blenheim Palace for years, so my daughter and I made a special journey from Derbyshire staying overnight to do so. Firstly the charge to gain admission through the gates is £24.95 PER PERSON. This entitles you to view only a handful of rooms on the ground floor, the garden and the park. After this if... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A fascinating place to visit. You really need more than one day to enjoy it all. Our state room guide was extremely knowledgeable and told some very amusing anecdotes which helped bring it all to life. Highlight for me was the "Downstairs" tour, which, unlike so many stately homes showed that this is still a fully working palace. Well worth... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Blenheim Palace does look magnificent from the distance and it is really big when you look at it. The gardens and the area is nice as well for a walk and you dont need to pay or anything to just wonder around. The visit itself is nice too, you walk through the Winston Churchill exhibition first as he was... More 

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Cambridge, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to Blenheim as we were returning to make use of the annual passes we got last August. We did a tour of the Duke of Marlborough's Private Apartments which was fantastic - you got a real sense of how they live in such palatial surroundings. Lots of lovely photos and art everywhere. As well as... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We arrived at the Palace as it opened and it was closing as we left. We went on the Upstairs and the Downstairs tours. Visited the The Hidden Story exhibition with its interactive displays, video projects and animatronic characters. Later we took the little steam train to the pleasure gardens, 50p for adults and children under 5 ride free of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have visited Blenheim many times and have never been dissapointed. Our most recent visit yet again gave us a very enjoyable day out. Starting with a coffee in the Oxfordshire pantry and soft drinks for the kids which was nice, although we have found anything more than a drink can be quite expensive. A lovely relaxing walk down to... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great day out. We used a tesco voucher was accepted at the gate no questions asked. We were also advised that the green cabin inside the property would exchange our ticket for a year pass for free which we did no problem. We go there nice and early on a cold but dry bright day. Was lovely to have... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As it was a sunny dry day we decided to visit Blenheim again. If you pay full price you can exchange your ticket to cover admission for a year for no extra cost. We like to walk in the extensive garden and the secret garden is a favourite. The snowdrops are out now.

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