Houghton Hall & Gardens

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Exquisite Palladian mansion with state rooms built in 1720s for Sir Robert Walpole, Britain's First Prime Minister. William Kent interiors. Award winning 5-acre walled garden. Contemporary sculptures in gardens and grounds. Deer park. Model soldier Museum. Café, Gift Shop, picnic and play area. A perfect day out.
Pre-booking essential for private guided tours.
Group sizes - min 15, max 60, full catering facilities (60 covers), Private guided tours by arrangement, free coach parking, Gift Shop. Pre-booking essential.

ACCESSIBILITY: Lift up to state rooms in hall. Flat entry to ground floor. Gravel paths and grass areas in walled garden and park. Mobility scooters available in gardens.

Guide Prices

See website for details. www.houghtonhall.com



  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site


  • Baby changing facilities


  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Helicopter landing


  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Gift shop
  • Postbox
  • Public toilets

Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted


Houghton Hall & GardensHoughton Hall & Gardens, King's LynnPalladian Mansion built for Britain's first Prime Minister, Sir Robert Walpole. Award-winning 5-acre walled garden, Deer Park, Model Soldier Museum, Contemporary sculptures, Café & Gift Shop.

Houghton Hall & GardensHoughton Hall & Gardens Group Visits, King's LynnPalladian mansion. William Kent Interiors. Award winning 5-acre walled garden. Contemporary sculptures. Deer park. Model Soldier Museum. Café, Gift shop.

Houghton Hall & GardensModel Soldier Museum, King's LynnThe 6th Marquess started collecting model soldiers as a schoolboy in 1928.


Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road: Sat Nav postcode PE31 6TY
Houghton Hall is situated 13 miles East of King's Lynn/10 miles west of Fakenham - just off the A148 at New Houghton. Signed by brown signs off the A148. Follow signs through park gates to car park. A special area is designated for disabled parking near the house.
By Public Transport:
Nearest train station is King's Lynn.

The nearest railway station is King's Lynn, which is 13 miles away.

Houghton Hall & Gardens Group Visits

Type:Educational Group Visits

Houghton Hall & Gardens, Houghton, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6UE

Tel: 01485 528569


  • Visit EnglandVistEngland VAQAS Gold VistEngland VAQAS Gold 2018
  • East of England Awards Norfolk Tourist Attractions Association member 2016

Opening Times

* Private group tours by arrangement. Please e-mail info@houghtonhall.com or call 01485 528569 for more details or to make a booking.

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