Winter at Britain's Greatest Palace

Discover the beauty and tranquillity of a perfect winter’s day out with a visit to Blenheim Palace this season.

Our Winter highlight checklist...

✔ Discover how we maintain our World Heritage Site and its priceless collections on one of our twice-daily Restoration and Conservation tours

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

✔ Discover beautiful winter sunsets over Blenheim Palace and the surrounding Parkland.

✔ Spot flocks of winter birds including snipe, majestic white ducks with incredible plumage and distinct black masks, and siskins, who bring a beautiful rich yellow colour to the landscape.

✔ Take the Lake and Cascade walk, perfect for wildlife spotting and frost-tipped trees.

✔ Discover the Column of Victory in all its frosty glory on chilly mornings and watch the sun come up over the Palace.

✔ Practice your photography skills, our Parkland is the perfect blank canvas for inspiration. Tag us #blenheimpalace

✔ Take in the 'finest view in England', with the iconic Grand Bridge backdrop

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Don't miss our special tour

Restoration and Conservation Tours

Restoration and Conservation Tours

Learn about the work required on the Palace and the extensive collection within its walls, both in constant need of attention.

Bladon Lake

A peaceful part of the Park you may not have explored.

Bladon Lake

A peaceful part of the Park you may not have explored.

Tree Trail

Engage your little ones during your winter walk by learning all about our trees at Blenheim. Your mission is to complete all the Tree Tasks on the trail and see how many you can get right. Download the Tree Trail.


Enjoy many beautiful walks on the Estate this winter, with lakes, woodlands and gardens to visit. Practise your photography at our stunning Cascade, at the Column of Victory and at many other viewpoints. See more walks here.