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  • Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Garden, £4.50-£5

HISTORIC HOUSES ASSOC FRIENDS

Raveningham Gardens

Raveningham Gardens

Details

Gardens of approximately 10 acres surrounding Raveningham Hall, home to Sir Nicholas and Lady Bacon. Including large herbaceous borders, a Victorian walled kitchen garden with glasshouse, herb garden, a Time Garden inspired by Sir Francis Bacon's essay, an arboretum with newly created stumpery, lake established to mark the Millennium. All in a glorious parkland setting with sculptures by Susan Bacon in and around the gardens.

Coach parties acceptedOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Opening details

Raveningham Gardens Main Season 2017
Monday 3 April to Thursday 31 August
Open Monday to Friday, 11am to 4pm.
Also open on Sundays 16, 23 and 30 July and 6, 13, 20 and 27 August.

Prices

£5 and £4.50 concessions

Pre-booked group visits (includes tea & cake) £8 weekdays £10 Saturdays.

Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 1 - Tue 28 Feb Raveningham Gardens Snowdrop Season
Sun 12 Feb Snowdrops Tours
Sun 5 Mar Raveningham Gardens NGS Open Day
Mon 8 - Fri 12 May Raveningham Gardens Spring Flowers Weeks
Mon 15 - Fri 19 May Raveningham Gardens Spring Flowers Weeks

Address

Estate Office,
Raveningham,
Norfolk,
NR14 6NS

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TM 399964  Lat: 52.51323 Long: 1.53430

By Road:
Take the A146 from Norwich and then the B1136 to Raveningham.

By Public Transport:
Buses run from Lemans Grove, Loddon and stop opposite the gardens on Beccles Road. For public transport timetables and information call 0871 200 2233 or visit traveline.org.uk

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted