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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 was a return visit after 10+ years. As well as the standard palace tour, we paid extra for the select tour around the private apartments, which was very interesting and an insight as to how the present incumbents live in such a place. Extra...More

Thank Headgardner_10
Reviewed 2 days ago

only place i have been where you pay an entrance price, then pay extra for different things when you get in, bedrooms, servents quarters and train that goes around the grounds, so was not happy with this, and also not good to see these if...More

Thank jan57wisbech
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. The full value of your admission is invested into the vital and ongoing programme of restoration that allows us to maintain our 300-year-old World Heritage Site. We receive very little...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent an afternoon here and could easily have spent more time as the grounds and gardens are huge. We were able to convert our admission ticket into a year long pass so hopefully we will get an opportunity to visit again before it runs...More

Thank vacuumcleaner
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped here on our way back from a stay in Kidderminster and it was well worth it. Would definitely recommend the guided tour as this gives you more information about the history of the palace. The gardens are absolutely stunning. We could have done...More

Thank webby171979
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited Blenheim Palace as part of an 4 night National Coach tour holiday. This was our first visit and it was all we hoped it would be. Spectacular house and gardens, with history brought to life by the informative guides. We particularly enjoyed the...More

Thank Hilary J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The grounds to this place are really very beautiful and you can have a whole day out if you wish and if the weather is good to you. The parking is a steady few min walk to the palace and the disabled parking is more...More

2  Thank naomi c
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited on a sunny day and enjoyed wandering in the grounds - admiring the beautiful landscaped gardens. The walk by the lake is lovely and easy - no hills or steep bits! Our only gripe was the cafe was incredibly busy and there seemed...More

Thank Cazza1955187046
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had a terrific day at Blenheim, the grounds & gardens are delightful & buggy tours are offered at certain times if you want to limit the footwork. The house itself is worth the trip, not as stunning as some & fairly limited but the...More

1  Thank mrstraveller1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Entered the gates to the magnificent site of Blenheim Palace and grounds. We purchased tickets on line but had to queue for 30 minutes to up date for the year free pass . The Palace was huge so we were surprised that there were only...More

1  Thank WestMidlandsEthel
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. Visitors that kindly choose to donate their admission fee to our charity can convert to an Annual Pass free of charge, allowing unlimited visits over the course of a year...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited whilst we were in the area. Decided not to visit the house on this occasion as we did not have enough time to do it justice. Spent a lot of time walking around the grounds though and had a look in the museum as...More

1  Thank Mag16_12
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charles G
15 August 2017|
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Response from Julesc8 | Reviewed this property |
It will be the main house the gardens are beautiful still a lot to see worth the visit then a nice lunch on the estate or the pub hope it helps
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!
26 July 2017|
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Response from BlenheimPalace1 | Property representative |
Hi there! The response below from drhar2014 is correct, visitors that kindly agree to make their Palace, Park and Gardens admission a donation to our charity (at no extra cost) can convert their receipts to a free Annual... More