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Dunham Massey Garden (NT)

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Dunham Massey
WA14 4SJ

Tel: 0161 941 1025

dunham massey gardens


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.



  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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Recent Reviews:

  • Stuart G
    Glossop, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Hungry and don't like a queue? Take a picnic!
    3 of 5 stars
    We love Dunham Massey and like the food in the Stables Restaurant but today we stood in a queue for 30 minutes before getting served, and then we had to wait again for the veg to turn up while the... Read full review
  • Bernadette K
    Trip Type:
    First fall visit
    5 of 5 stars
    It is never a bad shout to pile in to the car and drive over to Dunham Massey. As we near the end of October, the autumn colours are spectacular. Strolling through the pristine grounds are a... Read full review
  • Athina E
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    A bit disappointed
    3 of 5 stars
    I have always enjoyed going to Dunham Massey but this time I was a bit disappointed. The disabled toilet in the visitors centre is still not working and has not been since May. They have also stopped... Read full review




  • 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


  • 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)
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


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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