Dunham Massey Garden (NT)

Dunham Massey, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 4SJ

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Tel: 0161 941 1025

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Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens
  • Dunham Massey Hall & Gardens
  • Dunham Massey Gardens with sweeping lawns, sumptuous borders and majestic trees
  • Dunham Massey Gardens, one of the North West’s great plantsman’s gardens.
  • Dunham Massey Gardens home to historic features such as an Orangery, Pump House, Victorian Bark House and the remains of an Elizabethan Mount.

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NOW OPEN AT A REDUCED CAPACITY FOLLOWING THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK.

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.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOLLOWING COVID-19

- Pre-booking on the National Trust Website is essential.

- You must arrive within 10 minutes of your allocated time slot.

- You must be able to show your ticket - either printed or on a mobile. 

- Campervans are not allowed for overnight stays.

- Caravans and coaches are not permitted at all. 

 

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Guide Prices

Tickets:
Adult £10.00
Child £5.00
Family £25.00
(1 adult 3 children) £15.00

Group Adult
Minimum group size 15
N/A £9.50

Opening Times

Check the website for exact opening times (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:30 - 16:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Directions

Road Directions

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

Public Transport Directions

By train- Altrincham (3 miles); Hale (3 miles)

By bus- from Altrincham and Warrington, stops at main gates

Bicycle- NCN62, 1 mile

On foot-close to Trans-Pennine Trail and Bridgewater Canal

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  • Very Good
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Recent Reviews:

  • MadalynH7
    Huddersfield, United Kingdom
    Good parkland walk
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 4th January 2021
    A pleasant walk through the gardens and parkland landscape on well maintained paths, albeit a little muddy and icy in places. Good to see the herd of deer which are really quite tame. Read full review
  • JLM68635
    Preston, United Kingdom
    A lovely evening
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 9th January 2021
    This was my first time coming to Dunham Massey for the Christmas lights. Quite pricey for how long you’re in there. It took us approx 45 mins. But really nice evening and the lights are incredibly... Read full review
  • Freedom480349
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Such a shame
    1 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 23rd January 2021
    Unfortunately The National Trust and Dunham Massey continue to use the Covid 19 pandemic to take advantage of people who are desperate for outside space by bumping the price up. I’m sure before... Read full review

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

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Parking & Transport

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

Payment Methods

  • TIC Staff Admitted Free

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

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

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.

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.

Contact Us

Tel: 0161 941 1025

Tel: 0161 941 1025

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