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Discover the History of Blenheim Palace and find out more about people who lived and worked here.

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Keeping You SafeSee what there is to discover, new for 2021 at Britain’s Greatest Palace…

The Palace State Rooms
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The Palace State Rooms

Enter the Palace and explore our gilded State Rooms with their priceless collections of portraits, tapestries and furniture.

The Churchill Exhibition
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The Churchill Exhibition

Our new Churchill Exhibition features a mix of historic artefacts and new technology, documenting key aspects of the adventurous life of Sir Winston Churchill,…

The Stables Exhibition
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The Stables Exhibition

Explore our new immersive and interactive family exhibition in the Palace’s historic stable block showcasing the importance of horses at Blenheim through…

Formal Gardens
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Formal Gardens

Discover the unique history of our Formal Gardens, reflecting a journey through the styles of the ages.

Walks
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Walks

There are many walks to experience ranging from under an hour to longer...

The Walled Garden
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The Walled Garden

Enjoy our adventure playground and explore the gardens for special trails.

Shopping

Shopping

We partner with renowned British companies to produce exclusive ranges of exceptional quality, many of which showcase artwork and interiors from inside…

'Upstairs' Tour
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'Upstairs' Tour

An exclusive tour of the Marlborough family's private apartments, with secret corridors, spiral staircases and a history of illustrious guests.

'Downstairs' Tour
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'Downstairs' Tour

Glimpse into the lives of Palace staff over the centuries on the ‘Downstairs’ Tour.

Where's Wilf Trail
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Where's Wilf Trail

An informative and fun trail around the Park following the footsteps of Wilf the dog learning all about Blenheim Palace.

The Butterfly House
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The Butterfly House

Visit the Butterfly House in the Walled Garden, home to butterfly species from all around the world.

Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum
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Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

Located just outside our Woodstock Gates, it gives a great insight in to the history of Military in the local area.

Summer Talks

Summer Talks

Join one of our Palace experts to learn all about some of the most fascinating topics about Blenheim Palace, Park and Gardens.

The Miniature Train
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The Miniature Train

All aboard the Blenheim Railway! Take a ride on our miniature train between the Palace and the Walled Garden.

Lights, Camera, Action! Trail
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Lights, Camera, Action! Trail

Explore the locations of TV and Film at Blenheim Palace.

Marlborough Maze
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Marlborough Maze

Find your way out of the Walled Gardens’ beautiful Marlborough Maze; two miles of yew trees inspired by the history of the Palace.

Gilded Cage
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Gilded Cage

Blenheim Art Foundation have unveiled a monumental interactive sculpture by Chinese artist Ai Weiwei which has gone on long-term view in our gardens.

Pony Trail
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Pony Trail

We are seeking the assistance of our younger visitors to help us track down our Blenheim ponies.

Blenheim Palace Fire Engine
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Blenheim Palace Fire Engine

We are delighted to announce that the Blenheim Palace Fire Engine has returned to its original home