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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

My friend and I visited Blenheim Palace at the same time as the Living Crafts for Christmas show was on. We were on a coach tour and everything was well organised on our arrival. We were greeted by staff with brochures and guides for the...More

1  Thank Carole F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When going to Oxford one of the most popular attractions is Blenham Palace . Cost £24 each. It is a beautiful place to see with acres of land unfortunately the gardens were bare but it was November. The Palace was interesting well at least the...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed yesterday

My first time at this event - the choice and originality of the craftwork on display was very high, with items at a range of price points. So many stands it was almost impossible to get round them in one day. The house and gardens...More

1  Thank paulrP9997YE
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited on route back from holiday and was blessed with fine autumnal weather which makes a difference in terms of presenting the grounds and buildings in their best light. Parking is some distance from the palace so if you have mobility difficulties then this should...More

Thank Cheekycockney190757
Reviewed 2 days ago

I completely agree with another reviewer who visited recently - pathetic number of stalls in food area of marquee and, overall, simply not enough there for the surely thousands of people descending on Blenheim. I visited for a friend for the 'day' and we were...More

Thank Sarah C
BlenheimPalace1, Marketing Assistant at Blenheim Palace, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review following your recent visit to the Living Crafts Fair. This year due to such a high demand in previous years, we have increased the number of food vendours we have, to ensure we cater for...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely day walking the gardens. Markets were on for Christmas which was a lovely added extra, must see!

Thank Bridget B
Reviewed 3 days ago

My daughter and I visited the Living Craft Fayre on Friday 17 November, this is our 2nd visit in 3 years the first being in 2015, in comparison we were impressed with the organization with the three marquees laid out with an entrance and exit,...More

Thank Tweetypie351
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Been here on numerous occasions but why do they put the car parking approx 1mile away from the venue , good job I’m reasonably fit but some old dears was where struggling and no warning about distance , plus craft fair was more expensive than...More

Thank Paul T
BlenheimPalace1, Marketing Assistant at Blenheim Palace, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review following your recent visit. We strive to deliver the best possible experience for our visitors and are always working to improve our systems to accommodate for our growing number of guests. We note your...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We are fairly new annual pass holders having only joined in September while staying at the camp site in Wookstock who informed us about the pass and it's one of the best things we have done. We came to Blenhime on the16th November for the...More

Thank Rosyrabbit5
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited Blenheim Palace for the parkland and gardens. We didn’t have any interest in the house and so only got the garden and park ticket - £25 for 2 online. The parkland is vast with several different sign posted walks. The lakes are particularly...More

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23 October 2017|
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Response from BlenheimPalace1 | Property representative |
Hello! We have hard-standing gravel car parks; one five minutes' walk from the Palace and the other at the Pleasure Gardens (large enough to park over 300 cars). Overflow parking during busy events is located in a field ten... More
charles G
14 August 2017|
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Response from BlenheimPalace1 | Property representative |
Hi Charles! The tours of the Private Apartments end on 30th September but everything else remains open as normal. This means you'll be able to tour the State Rooms, visit the Sir Winston Churchill exhibition, 'Untold Story... More
6 August 2017|
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Response from BlenheimPalace1 | Property representative |
Hi there! Prices are the same on the gate and online, and everyone enters via the same queues due to the layout of the site. We look forward to welcoming you and hope you have a great visit!