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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About Us

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. 

 

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 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
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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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    1366
  • Very Good
    633
  • Average
    141
  • Poor
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  • Terrible
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Recent Reviews:

  • B3atrice3
    Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    Many thanks for being benevolent.
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 12th April 2020
    I congratulate this park for allowing people to walk in its grounds at this very disturbing time. It allows people some fresh air and peace when all other N T properties have closed. I say shame on... Read full review
  • visitor049
    UK
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lovely day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 11th June 2020
    National trust has done a really good job of reopening within new government guidelines. We managed to get pre- booked tickets today and had a lovely time walking around the stunning deer park. There... Read full review
  • Michael N
    Cheadle Hulme, United Kingdom
    Gardens and exterior only
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 2nd July 2020
    Managed to book car parking and used visit for our daily exercise as hall not yet open. Very efficient on arrival checking tickets and seeing membership card. Loads of empty car parking areas at 1 pm... 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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