Opening Times

Visitors can enter the grounds of Blenheim Palace daily from 09.00


The 'Upstairs' and 'Downstairs' Tour is closed on the following dates; 19th - 25th June, 1st - 4th August, 4th - 10th and 18th - 24th September.

There is disrupted access to Bladon Bridge. Find out more.

We are currently working on the West Quadrant of the Palace. Find out more.

The Orangery Restaurant will be closed on the following dates; 9th, 15th, 29th, 30th June, 26th July, 21st September, 19th and 20th October.

Please note during the 20th - 23rd June, last entry to the Palace will be 15.00 and the Palace and East Courtyard Shop will close at 16.00. There may be sound checks during these dates, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Opening Times

Attraction/Area Opening Times
The Palace 10.30-17.30 (Last entry 16.45)
The Park 09.00-18.00
The Formal Gardens 10.00-18.00 (Last entry 16.45)
The Orangery Restaurant 10.30-17.00 Food served 12.00-17.00 (Last orders 16.30)
The East Courtyard Visitor Centre 09.30-18.00
The Oxfordshire Pantry 09.30-18.00
The East Courtyard Shop 09.30-17.00
Annual Pass Kiosk 09.30-17.30
The Water Terrace Café 10.00-17.30 (Last orders 17.00)
The Pleasure Gardens 10.00-18.00 (Last entry 17.30)
The Pleasure Gardens Toy Shop 10.00-17.00
The Pleasure Gardens Pizza Café 10.30-17.30 (Last orders 17:00)
The Butterfly House 10.30-18.00
The Train to the Pleasure Gardens 11.00-17.30
Hensington Gate 09.00-18.30
Woodstock Gate 06.30-18.30