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Dunham Massey Garden (NT)

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Dunham Massey
Altrincham
Cheshire
WA14 4SJ

Tel: 0161 941 1025

dunham massey gardens

About

With its sweeping lawns, sumptuous borders and majestic trees, this is one of the north west’s great plantsman’s gardens.

The Gardens at Dunham Massey are home to historic features such as an Orangery, Pump House, Victorian Bark House and the remains of an Elizabethan Mount. Snowdrops, daffodils and bluebells provide an ever changing landscape of colours and scents. In summer, see the celebrated rose garden take centre stage.

The deer park is home to a herd of fallow deer as well as a fully restored 400 year old working sawmill powered by a water wheel.

Dunham Massey has a cafe and a restaurant on-site, with plenty of options to enjoy. The Stables Restaurant has a wide range of dishes to suit every taste, from hot meals (served 12pm - 2.30pm), soup, sandwiches and salads, to cakes, sweet treats and cream tea. The café in the Visitor Centre is open daily serving a range of sandwiches, paninis, snacks, cakes and sweet treats.

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    848
  • Very Good
    410
  • Average
    73
  • Poor
    23
  • Terrible
    8

Recent Reviews:

  • K1mblebee
    Radcliffe, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Amazing Place!!!!
    4 of 5 stars
    28/09/2016
    I went to Dunham Massey on 26th Sept with my mum and it didn't disappoint what a spectacular place. The story through the whole house was so fascinating!! The grounds were amazing with the deers... Read full review
  • StuB62
    Chester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Pleasant and peaceful walk in the gardens
    5 of 5 stars
    28/09/2016
    Stopped of here on the way back from Yorkshire for a snack and to stretch our legs. The house (and Mill) were closed (Winter Maintenance on Thursdays and Fridays), but had a pleasant and peaceful... Read full review
  • thelaurac
    Cheshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Exceptional!
    5 of 5 stars
    24/09/2016
    My husband and I visited Dunham Massey for the first time today, and we were so impressed. The staff were all super knowledgeable and friendly - especially in the Mill - and the extensive grounds are... Read full review

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access - Garden accessible to disabled visitors - Wheelchairs and PMVs available to hire from the ticket office. Level paths in the garden. Suitable for wheelchairs

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (charge) - Parking (charge) - £6 per car for non-members

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Payment Methods

  • TIC Staff Admitted Free

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages - Welcome leaflets in French, German, Spanish, Japanese and Chinese - available from the ticket office

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals - Guided tours of the garden run Mon-Weds. Pick up a timed token from the ticket office on day of visit.

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Chinese printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Japanese printed material
  • Spanish printed material

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - Groups must book in advance to qualify for reduced rate of £6.80 for garden entry. Groups must have 15 or more people to qualify.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Take A56 towards Altrincham, then B5160. Follow brown signs.

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Opening Times

Check the website for exact opening times (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016)
DayTimes
Monday11:0016:00*
Tuesday11:0016:00*
Wednesday11:0016:00*
Thursday11:0016:00*
Friday11:0016:00*
Saturday11:0016:00*
Sunday11:0016:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult (gardens only)from £8.00 to £8.80 per ticket
Child (gardens only)from £4.00 to £4.40 per ticket
Family (gardens only)from £20.00 to £22.00 per ticket
NT Members - FREEFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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