Holkham "Where the sky meets the sea" Holkham is a special place where a stunning coastal landscape meets one of Englandโ€™s great agricultural estates.
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It is a haven for wildlife, walkers and anyone seeking to connect with the uplifting power of nature. With a host of places
to stay and fabulous local food, join us at the place where the sky meets the sea. Visitor attractions include the superb 18th century Palladian hall, Holkham Stories Experience, Walled Garden, Ropes Course, Cycle Hire, as well as rolling parkland, vast beaches and three cafes.

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Every day until the end of August, we're welcoming a variety of food trucks with plenty of tasty treats on offer. At the...
30/07/2021

Every day until the end of August, we're welcoming a variety of food trucks with plenty of tasty treats on offer. At the weekend, there's even more choice on offer! ๐ŸŒฎ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿœ

Whether you're after a bucket of chips, mac & cheese, South African street food or pizza and pimms, Feast in the Park have got you covered!

Bring a picnic blanket or chairs and enjoy your feast overlooking the lake with Holkham Hall as your backdrop. No need to book, so check the weather forecast and come and join us ๐Ÿด

Feast in the Park will be on every day in July and August except 14th, 15th and 29th August.

๐Ÿ“ท @colette_alice_

Every day until the end of August, we're welcoming a variety of food trucks with plenty of tasty treats on offer. At the weekend, there's even more choice on offer! ๐ŸŒฎ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿœ

Whether you're after a bucket of chips, mac & cheese, South African street food or pizza and pimms, Feast in the Park have got you covered!

Bring a picnic blanket or chairs and enjoy your feast overlooking the lake with Holkham Hall as your backdrop. No need to book, so check the weather forecast and come and join us ๐Ÿด

Feast in the Park will be on every day in July and August except 14th, 15th and 29th August.

๐Ÿ“ท @colette_alice_

Summer fun for all the family (whether the sun's out or not)!Our latest blog post plans what we think is a perfect famil...
30/07/2021

Summer fun for all the family (whether the sun's out or not)!

Our latest blog post plans what we think is a perfect family day out at Holkham Estate. If you and your little ones are visiting soon, you can head to our website to read the blog post & get plenty of ideas for an action packed day of fun!

However, we'd also love to hear from you. What are your family's favourite summer activities at Holkham? Let us know in the comments!

Read the blog here: https://www.holkham.co.uk/blog/post/a-family-summer-day-out-at-holkham

Summer fun for all the family (whether the sun's out or not)!

Our latest blog post plans what we think is a perfect family day out at Holkham Estate. If you and your little ones are visiting soon, you can head to our website to read the blog post & get plenty of ideas for an action packed day of fun!

However, we'd also love to hear from you. What are your family's favourite summer activities at Holkham? Let us know in the comments!

Read the blog here: https://www.holkham.co.uk/blog/post/a-family-summer-day-out-at-holkham

Summer days are perfect for a stroll ๐Ÿ‘ฃ Where will your next walk take you?๐Ÿ“ท @charlotte_hutchins_photography
29/07/2021

Summer days are perfect for a stroll ๐Ÿ‘ฃ Where will your next walk take you?

๐Ÿ“ท @charlotte_hutchins_photography

Summer days are perfect for a stroll ๐Ÿ‘ฃ Where will your next walk take you?

๐Ÿ“ท @charlotte_hutchins_photography

Namaste ๐Ÿ™We're looking forward to welcoming some little yogis in our picturesque Walled Garden next Tuesday! Children ca...
28/07/2021

Namaste ๐Ÿ™

We're looking forward to welcoming some little yogis in our picturesque Walled Garden next Tuesday! Children can enjoy a moment of mindfulness with Nana Lavender's Yoga classes, especially designed for children in KS1 or KS2 to flow, imagine and become lost in their movements.

The yoga classes will take place on Tuesdays 3rd and 31st of August.

For more details and to book, click here https://www.holkham.co.uk/events/details/kids-yoga-in-the-walled-garden

Namaste ๐Ÿ™

We're looking forward to welcoming some little yogis in our picturesque Walled Garden next Tuesday! Children can enjoy a moment of mindfulness with Nana Lavender's Yoga classes, especially designed for children in KS1 or KS2 to flow, imagine and become lost in their movements.

The yoga classes will take place on Tuesdays 3rd and 31st of August.

For more details and to book, click here https://www.holkham.co.uk/events/details/kids-yoga-in-the-walled-garden

Our farming team were treated to a lovely sunset earlier this week as they cut the winter barley at the farm ๐ŸŒพWhat a bea...
28/07/2021

Our farming team were treated to a lovely sunset earlier this week as they cut the winter barley at the farm ๐ŸŒพ

What a beautiful sight! ๐Ÿ˜

๐Ÿ“ท Stephen Retchless from Holkham's Farming Company

Our farming team were treated to a lovely sunset earlier this week as they cut the winter barley at the farm ๐ŸŒพ

What a beautiful sight! ๐Ÿ˜

๐Ÿ“ท Stephen Retchless from Holkham's Farming Company

Happy Norfolk Day! What's your favourite thing about Norfolk? It's a tricky question, we know!๐Ÿ“ท @92lloyd
27/07/2021

Happy Norfolk Day! What's your favourite thing about Norfolk? It's a tricky question, we know!

๐Ÿ“ท @92lloyd

Happy Norfolk Day! What's your favourite thing about Norfolk? It's a tricky question, we know!

๐Ÿ“ท @92lloyd

We are looking for a seasonal gardener to join our team at The Walled Garden and the wider parkland.The job will be vari...
27/07/2021

We are looking for a seasonal gardener to join our team at The Walled Garden and the wider parkland.

The job will be varied, but your main responsibilities will be to help maintain a high standard on all areas of the estate, working alongside the Head Gardener, Gardens Supervisor and the wider team.

If you are an experienced gardener with a passion for plants, click here for further information and to apply: https://www.holkham.co.uk/job-vacancies/details/seasonal-gardener

We are looking for a seasonal gardener to join our team at The Walled Garden and the wider parkland.

The job will be varied, but your main responsibilities will be to help maintain a high standard on all areas of the estate, working alongside the Head Gardener, Gardens Supervisor and the wider team.

If you are an experienced gardener with a passion for plants, click here for further information and to apply: https://www.holkham.co.uk/job-vacancies/details/seasonal-gardener

Holkham gardeners keeping the village in a tip top condition!๐Ÿ“ท Callum Bray
27/07/2021

Holkham gardeners keeping the village in a tip top condition!

๐Ÿ“ท Callum Bray

Holkham gardeners keeping the village in a tip top condition!

๐Ÿ“ท Callum Bray

Blustery walks in nature ๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿ“ท @BonnieBooBT
26/07/2021

Blustery walks in nature ๐ŸŒพ

๐Ÿ“ท @BonnieBooBT

Blustery walks in nature ๐ŸŒพ

๐Ÿ“ท @BonnieBooBT

Sunset over the Winter Barley fields. Our farmers have been working hard this week with the start of Harvest 2021.๐Ÿ“ท Tom ...
25/07/2021

Sunset over the Winter Barley fields. Our farmers have been working hard this week with the start of Harvest 2021.

๐Ÿ“ท Tom Watson, Holkham Farming Department

Sunset over the Winter Barley fields. Our farmers have been working hard this week with the start of Harvest 2021.

๐Ÿ“ท Tom Watson, Holkham Farming Department

Wild corners at every turn.๐Ÿ“ท Anthony Roger Carmichael
24/07/2021

Wild corners at every turn.

๐Ÿ“ท Anthony Roger Carmichael

Wild corners at every turn.

๐Ÿ“ท Anthony Roger Carmichael

Ready to FEAST? ๐ŸŒฏFrom Thai, duck wraps, burritos, salads, Mac n Cheese,  pizza, toasties, jacket spuds and loaded fries,...
23/07/2021

Ready to FEAST? ๐ŸŒฏ

From Thai, duck wraps, burritos, salads, Mac n Cheese, pizza, toasties, jacket spuds and loaded fries, to G&Ts, Pimms, Prosecco and pints - we've got you covered this weekend at Feast in the Park!

11am-5pm by the Cricket Pavilion.

www.holkham.co.uk/events/details/feast-in-the-park

๐Ÿ“ท Lloyd Birch

Ready to FEAST? ๐ŸŒฏ

From Thai, duck wraps, burritos, salads, Mac n Cheese, pizza, toasties, jacket spuds and loaded fries, to G&Ts, Pimms, Prosecco and pints - we've got you covered this weekend at Feast in the Park!

11am-5pm by the Cricket Pavilion.

www.holkham.co.uk/events/details/feast-in-the-park

๐Ÿ“ท Lloyd Birch

23/07/2021

Mel Cook of Visit Norwich suggests what to do and where to go in August

https://www.feastnorfolkmagazine.co.uk/columnists/whats-on-august

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Hidden antlers in the grass ๐ŸฆŒ Look out for the herd of Fallow Deer on your visit!๐Ÿ“ท Ellie Hunter
22/07/2021

Hidden antlers in the grass ๐ŸฆŒ Look out for the herd of Fallow Deer on your visit!

๐Ÿ“ท Ellie Hunter

Hidden antlers in the grass ๐ŸฆŒ Look out for the herd of Fallow Deer on your visit!

๐Ÿ“ท Ellie Hunter

The end of July marks the start of our Outdoor Theatre season with five fantastic performances on the line up. What bett...
22/07/2021

The end of July marks the start of our Outdoor Theatre season with five fantastic performances on the line up.

What better way to spend an evening than on a comfy chair in the walled garden, in the company of characters such as The Grimm, Dr Dolittle, Mr Stink, Long John Silver and Macbeth!

We start the series next Wednesday 28th July with 'Wonder with Grimm' โ€“ an evening of enchanted storytelling full of magic, puppetry and music, taken from the fantastical world of the Brothers Grimmโ€ฆwith altered endings and a modern twist!

Tickets on sale now: www.holkham.co.uk/events/details/outdoor-theatre-wonder-with-grimm

The end of July marks the start of our Outdoor Theatre season with five fantastic performances on the line up.

What better way to spend an evening than on a comfy chair in the walled garden, in the company of characters such as The Grimm, Dr Dolittle, Mr Stink, Long John Silver and Macbeth!

We start the series next Wednesday 28th July with 'Wonder with Grimm' โ€“ an evening of enchanted storytelling full of magic, puppetry and music, taken from the fantastical world of the Brothers Grimmโ€ฆwith altered endings and a modern twist!

Tickets on sale now: www.holkham.co.uk/events/details/outdoor-theatre-wonder-with-grimm

Situated amid a hive of visitor activity, the bright, airy and welcoming Courtyard Cafe is on the search for a Catering ...
22/07/2021

Situated amid a hive of visitor activity, the bright, airy and welcoming Courtyard Cafe is on the search for a Catering Supervisor.

The role of the supervisor will be to help in the smooth day to day running of the cafe, maintaining consistently high standards of presentation, food and drink and customer service. Plus, leading and supervising a friendly, hardworking team.

The salary is ยฃ10.50 p/h (depending on experience) for applicants 18+. Find out more here: www.holkham.co.uk/job-vacancies/details/catering-supervisor

To apply, please email your CV to [email protected]

#HolkhamJobs

Last chance to snap up a special offer at Pinewoods! Book your 2022 stay before tomorrow to receive 2021 prices! Details...
22/07/2021

Last chance to snap up a special offer at Pinewoods! Book your 2022 stay before tomorrow to receive 2021 prices! Details below.

๐ŸŒŸ Special Offer! ๐ŸŒŸ

Whilst we finalise next yearโ€™s tariff, we have opened up bookings for 2022 at this yearโ€™s prices. Donโ€™t dream for too long though, as this special offer is only available for bookings made by 23rd July.

Details - a 30% deposit is payable on booking. There are no date restrictions for this offer. Our usual minimum stay of 3 nights applies. This offer is not available online, please call 01328 710 439 or email [email protected] to book.

Grab your popcorn, there is a five day film festival coming to Holkham this August! ๐Ÿฟ๐ŸŽฌ With screenings throughout the da...
20/07/2021

Grab your popcorn, there is a five day film festival coming to Holkham this August! ๐Ÿฟ๐ŸŽฌ

With screenings throughout the day to suit all audiences, sit back and settle in to fantastic titles such as Moana, The Greatest Showman, A Star is Born, Paddington, In the Heights, The Su***de Squad and more!

Wednesday 18th to Sunday 22nd August, selected screenings from 10am to 9.30pm. Tickets start at just ยฃ12.63.

www.holkham.co.uk/events/details/hideaway-cinema

Grab your popcorn, there is a five day film festival coming to Holkham this August! ๐Ÿฟ๐ŸŽฌ

With screenings throughout the day to suit all audiences, sit back and settle in to fantastic titles such as Moana, The Greatest Showman, A Star is Born, Paddington, In the Heights, The Su***de Squad and more!

Wednesday 18th to Sunday 22nd August, selected screenings from 10am to 9.30pm. Tickets start at just ยฃ12.63.

www.holkham.co.uk/events/details/hideaway-cinema

With less than a month to go until Festival of Sport, we thought we'd tell you a little more about what you can expect.....
20/07/2021

With less than a month to go until Festival of Sport, we thought we'd tell you a little more about what you can expect...

www.holkham.co.uk/blog/post/festival-of-sport-a-weekend-of-family-fun-with-sporting-legends

Tickets are very nearly sold out - so if you're interested, don't delay in booking!

With less than a month to go until Festival of Sport, we thought we'd tell you a little more about what you can expect...

www.holkham.co.uk/blog/post/festival-of-sport-a-weekend-of-family-fun-with-sporting-legends

Tickets are very nearly sold out - so if you're interested, don't delay in booking!

The Adnams Bar in the Cricket Pavilion is BACK for the summer season! You'll find the friendly team behind the bar daily...
19/07/2021

The Adnams Bar in the Cricket Pavilion is BACK for the summer season! You'll find the friendly team behind the bar daily from 12noon, serving a range of your favourite tipples and soft drinks. Card payments only please ๐Ÿป

The Adnams Bar in the Cricket Pavilion is BACK for the summer season! You'll find the friendly team behind the bar daily from 12noon, serving a range of your favourite tipples and soft drinks. Card payments only please ๐Ÿป

As part of our plan to reduce unnecessary mowing on the estate to increase biodiversity and cut carbon emissions, we now...
19/07/2021

As part of our plan to reduce unnecessary mowing on the estate to increase biodiversity and cut carbon emissions, we now have a beautiful area of long grass and wildflower in front of the walled garden in place of an old lawn monoculture.

๐Ÿ“ท Mark Morrell

#HolkhamWonder

As part of our plan to reduce unnecessary mowing on the estate to increase biodiversity and cut carbon emissions, we now have a beautiful area of long grass and wildflower in front of the walled garden in place of an old lawn monoculture.

๐Ÿ“ท Mark Morrell

#HolkhamWonder

Name a better way to end your day...๐Ÿ“ท Lauren Cottis
18/07/2021

Name a better way to end your day...

๐Ÿ“ท Lauren Cottis

Name a better way to end your day...

๐Ÿ“ท Lauren Cottis

How would you like to while away a sunny afternoon on Holkham's mile-long lake? โ˜€๏ธ Well, now you can. Boat hire is open ...
17/07/2021

How would you like to while away a sunny afternoon on Holkham's mile-long lake? โ˜€๏ธ Well, now you can. Boat hire is open daily from 10am, with last hire at 3.30pm.

No pre booking available, please head straight to the jetty and the team will get you on your way, subject to availability. ยฃ16 for 45 minutes, cash only and payment is taken at the jetty. Each rowing boat seats up to five people.

๐Ÿ“ท @naturally_norfolk

How would you like to while away a sunny afternoon on Holkham's mile-long lake? โ˜€๏ธ Well, now you can. Boat hire is open daily from 10am, with last hire at 3.30pm.

No pre booking available, please head straight to the jetty and the team will get you on your way, subject to availability. ยฃ16 for 45 minutes, cash only and payment is taken at the jetty. Each rowing boat seats up to five people.

๐Ÿ“ท @naturally_norfolk

Step into summer at Holkham as we creep ever closer to staycation season and the start of the school holidays. We have a...
15/07/2021

Step into summer at Holkham as we creep ever closer to staycation season and the start of the school holidays. We have a jam-packed month of events this July, with something to suit all ages, interests and budgets.

From fascinating tractor tours, camping and glamping under the stars and tours of the attics and cellars, to pond dipping, outdoor theatre and the return of Feast in the Park.

Read on to discover more: www.holkham.co.uk/blog/post/step-into-summer

๐Ÿ“ท Lloyd Birch

Step into summer at Holkham as we creep ever closer to staycation season and the start of the school holidays. We have a jam-packed month of events this July, with something to suit all ages, interests and budgets.

From fascinating tractor tours, camping and glamping under the stars and tours of the attics and cellars, to pond dipping, outdoor theatre and the return of Feast in the Park.

Read on to discover more: www.holkham.co.uk/blog/post/step-into-summer

๐Ÿ“ท Lloyd Birch

A glisten over the bay...๐Ÿ“ท @charlotte_hutchins_photography
13/07/2021

A glisten over the bay...

๐Ÿ“ท @charlotte_hutchins_photography

A glisten over the bay...

๐Ÿ“ท @charlotte_hutchins_photography

Thrilled to be working with Norwich Mumbler and what a fabulous prize too!
13/07/2021

Thrilled to be working with Norwich Mumbler and what a fabulous prize too!

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Holkham Weddings are back! Last weekend's special couple were treated to one of Holkham's best sunsets over the lake, wh...
12/07/2021

Holkham Weddings are back! Last weekend's special couple were treated to one of Holkham's best sunsets over the lake, whilst celebrating in style in a prime marquee spot.

www.holkham.co.uk/norfolk-weddings/introduction

๐Ÿ“ท Belle Hutton

Holkham Weddings are back! Last weekend's special couple were treated to one of Holkham's best sunsets over the lake, whilst celebrating in style in a prime marquee spot.

www.holkham.co.uk/norfolk-weddings/introduction

๐Ÿ“ท Belle Hutton

Secure your glamping spot before itโ€™s too late!
12/07/2021

Secure your glamping spot before itโ€™s too late!

Quickโ€ฆ there are only a few glamps remaining โ›บ๏ธ

Book yours now if you have your ๐Ÿ‘€ on them!

Babysitting at The Lookout...We get up to all sorts down on the Holkham National Nature Reserve! ๐Ÿค๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ“ท Sarah BoothVisit No...
11/07/2021

Babysitting at The Lookout...

We get up to all sorts down on the Holkham National Nature Reserve! ๐Ÿค๐Ÿ’•

๐Ÿ“ท Sarah Booth

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Babysitting at The Lookout...

We get up to all sorts down on the Holkham National Nature Reserve! ๐Ÿค๐Ÿ’•

๐Ÿ“ท Sarah Booth

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Holkham is a special place where a stunning coastal landscape meets one of Englandโ€™s great agricultural estates.

It is a haven for wildlife, walkers, and anyone seeking to connect with the uplifting power of nature. With a host of places to stay and fabulous local food, join us at the place where the sky meets the sea. Visitor attractions include the superb 18th century Palladian hall, the Holkham Stories Experience, courtyard cafรฉ and gift shop, woodland play area and walled garden. Plus thereโ€™s a great selection of events taking place throughout the year. You can also hire bikes from our Cycle Centre, hire boats, kayaks or canoes from Boat Hire or try our Ropes Course!

For opening times and prices, please visit our website. https://www.holkham.co.uk/visiting/details/opening-times-prices

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This beautiful tree is how I imagine the โ€œfaraway treeโ€ (Enid Blyton) to look
Our favourite beach was just ours tonight
Does anyone know what time the car park will close tomorrow. If sunset what time is that actually going to be? Thanks
My walk earlier in the week
Hi there I wonder if someone could message me regarding a booking please? many thanks x
I just wanted to say thank you for a lovely afternoon on Saturday at the Picnic Festival. The entertainment was fabulous and we all had a great time. The food was really tasty and although there were some obvious issues on the day, the team worked really hard to overcome them with smiles and grace despite some very unpleasant customers. I would like to make a special mention to Oliver who looked after us and was totally professional throughout, he totally added to the day.
Found on Holkham beach today... Let me know if its yours?
Hi! Looking for a lost watch at The Lookout in Holkham. Please share any deets.
Weather forecast for tomorrow is from. Will you be closing, we have tickets for walled garden. Can we change our booking???
Can the estate explain why the little train is ending this season. Such an iconic part of Wells. Devastating.