Dunham Massey (NT)

Dunham Massey Hall, Dunham Massey, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 4SJ

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About Us

A garden for all seasons, an ancient deer park and a house filled with treasures and stories.

Encircled by its protective wall, Dunham Massey is a green oasis nestled between the urban sprawl of Manchester and rural tranquillity of Cheshire.

The park and garden are the ideal place to enjoy the ever-changing landscape, while you can discover hundreds of years of history inside the house and servants' courtyard.

A ramble around the park will reveal a range of architectural oddities and views of the house complete with Dunham’s resident herd of fallow deer. You may also glimpse other wildlife including owls and woodpeckers. Enjoy a guided walk of the deer park, or take the chance to wrap up warm and wander freely amongst groves of ancient trees.

Dunham is also home to one of Britain’s finest winter gardens, with plenty of scent and colour to delight the senses throughout the year. Unwind on one of the accessible circular walks before warming up with a hearty homemade meal at the Stables Restaurant.

With special events all year round, there’s plenty to brighten your day at Dunham.

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Opening Times

Please check the National Trust website for the most up to date opening times and prices. (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Awards

  • Visit EnglandVAQAS Accredited VAQAS Accredited 2019
  • Regional and MiscellaneousA Garden of Distinction A Garden of Distinction 2010
  • RegionalMarketing Cheshire Award Winner 2019 Marketing Cheshire Award Winner 2019 2019

Directions

Road Directions

Take A56 towards Altrincham, then B5160.

Public Transport Directions

No. 38 and no. 5 bus from Altrincham

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Alexrose2709
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Rip off
      1 of 5 stars
      Monday, 13th September 2021
      Warning to others, they are charging car park per person in the car not per car. Even though I was going for a wall around the countryside and not enter the house. Weren't even warned upon drive up... Read full review
    • Nooster3881
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Won’t be disappointed
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 14th September 2021
      This has everything - a deer park, gardens, house, cafe and ice cream shop. The staff are so lovely and make you feel very welcome. I think it’s well worth the money and a great day out for all... Read full review
    • MarieStretford
      Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
      Lovely National Trust Property
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 20th September 2021
      Had a lovely walk in the gardens and park at Dunham Massey today which was a Monday in term time. The fact that the huge car park was packed by the time we left at about 1.30 is proof that they... Read full review

    Facilities

    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

    Catering

    • On-Site café/restaurant

    Parking & Transport

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

    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

    Provider Features

    • In countryside
    • Outdoor Attraction

    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

    Contact Us

    Tel: 0161 941 1025

    Tel: 0161 941 1025

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