Opening Times

Visitors can enter the grounds daily from 09.00. Please view important closures and disruptions beneath our opening times.

Christmas at Blenheim Palace (until 5th January 2020)

Attraction/Area Opening times
Alice in the Palace 10.00-20.00. Last entry at 19.00*
Illuminated Light Trail 16.40-22.00. Last entry at 20.00**
The Christmas Market 10.30-20.30
East Courtyard Shop 9.30-22.00
The Orangery Restaurant 10.00-17.00. Food served 12.00-17.00 (Last orders 16.30)
The East Courtyard Visitor Centre 09.30-17.00
Annual Pass Kiosk 09.30-17.30
The Oxfordshire Pantry 09.30-18.00
The East Courtyard Shop 09.30-18.00
The Water Terrace Café 10.00-17.30. Last orders 17.00
The Pleasure Gardens 10.30-15.30
The Pleasure Gardens Toy Shop CLOSED. Reopens Easter 2020. 10.00-17.00
The Pleasure Gardens Pizza Café CLOSED. Open from 15th February 2020
The Butterfly House CLOSED. Open from 15th February 2020
The Train to the Pleasure Gardens 11.00-15.30 (Saturday and Sunday only)

*Alice in the Palace will shut at 5pm on; 10th,30th,31st December/1st-5th January 2020.


The Palace, Park and Formal Gardens will be closed on 25th December 2019 and 6th January 2020