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Dunham Massey Hall Park (NT)

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Dunham Massey Hall
Dunham Massey
Altrincham
Cheshire
WA14 4SJ

Tel: 0161 941 1025

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About

Dunham Massey’s deer park covers an area of 192.7 acres and features formal avenues, woodland and parkland. Its pasture-woodland is occupied by a herd of fallow deer that have been resident in the park for hundreds of years.

Part of the Dunham Massey Estate, the park also has a magnificent collection of ancient trees. Many of the giant oak trees dating back as far as the 17th century, a true rarity in Britain today. As such, it is considered a site of national importance.

Dunham Park also has a history of housing rare insects and fungi in its ancient trees, drawing experts from around the world to research since the 1860s.

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    950
  • Very Good
    456
  • Average
    84
  • Poor
    29
  • Terrible
    11

Recent Reviews:

  • TravelCat1012
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Beautiful
    5 of 5 stars
    20/06/2017
    We had such a lovely day out. It was cool to see the deer up close. There is tons of space to sit down and sun tan or just relax on a beautiful day. There is a charge of £6 for parking, however... Read full review
  • Kat A
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Beautiful place
    5 of 5 stars
    19/06/2017
    Gardens are absolutely stunning. Such a beautiful place. Great for visiting with kids or as couples for romantic walk. Read full review
  • Plonky2014
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Excellent
    5 of 5 stars
    17/06/2017
    Just a great place for all the family kids deers sausage rolls parking everything a family need for a pleasant day out Read full review

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Facilities

Provider Features

  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - Designated area for blue badge holders in main car park
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (charge) - Free for NT members £5 per car for non-members

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Payment Methods

  • TIC Staff Admitted Free

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - Dogs must be kept on leads inside deer park
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages - General welcome leaflet available in French, German, Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals - Daily guided walk of the park led by volunteer park guides. Meet at the clock tower at 1:30pm. Walk lasts about an hour

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Take A56 towards Altrincham, then B5160.

Public Transport Directions

No. 38 and no. 5 bus from Altrincham

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Awards

  • Visit EnglandVAQAS Accredited VAQAS Accredited 2009
  • Regional and MiscellaneousA Garden of Distinction A Garden of Distinction 2010

Opening Times

All year, 2017 - dawn-dusk (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday09:0017:00*
Tuesday09:0017:00*
Wednesday09:0017:00*
Thursday09:0017:00*
Friday09:0017:00*
Saturday09:0017:00*
Sunday09:0017:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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