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Home to the 12th Duke of Marlborough and his family
and the birth place of Sir Winston Churchill, Blenheim Palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site boasting a long and diverse history.

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Discover 300 years of history at Britain's Greatest Palace.

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 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

Explore our permanent Winston Churchill exhibition to follow the path of his life, starting with his birth at Blenheim Palace.

Walk in Churchill's Footsteps
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Walk in Churchill's Footsteps

Follow the trail of our 'Greatest Briton' at Blenheim Palace to discover Sir Winston Churchill's most cherished places.

Churchill's Destiny
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Churchill's Destiny

Located in the West Courtyard, 'Churchills' Destiny' tells the story of our two great wartime leaders.

The Pleasure Gardens
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The Pleasure Gardens

Explore the Butterfly House, get lost in the Maze or enjoy delicious food at the Pizza Café.

Winston Churchill Buggy Tour
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Winston Churchill Buggy Tour

Discover more about the life of Sir Winston Churchill and his time at the Palace on a buggy tour around the Park.

The Butterfly House
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The Butterfly House

Visit the Butterfly House in the Pleasure Gardens, home to butterfly species from all around the world.

Marlborough Maze
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Marlborough Maze

Find your way out of the Pleasure Gardens’ beautiful Marlborough Maze; two miles of yew trees in a design inspired by the history of Blenheim Palace.

The Untold Story
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The Untold Story

Explore more than 300 years of captivating stories from the Palace’s past in this animated and interactive visitor experience.

Family Forest School
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Family Forest School

Join in with wild adventures in the woods of Blenheim Palace to discover a secret world of dens, forest craft and minibeast safaris.

The Miniature Train
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The Miniature Train

All aboard the Blenheim Railway! Take a ride on our miniature train, every half hour between the Palace and the Pleasure Gardens.

Buggy Tours of the Lake
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Buggy Tours of the Lake

Enjoy a buggy tour around the lake with the ‘finest view in England’ as your driver shares the story of how our Park has evolved.

Organ Recitals
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Organ Recitals

On selected dates, visitors can enjoy recitals on our Willis Organ that bring the history and scale of Blenheim Palace to life.

'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.