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Blenheim Palace

Woodstock Lodge Blenheim Palace Grounds, Woodstock OX20 1PP, England
+44 800 849 6500
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Home to the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill,, Blenheim Palace is a masterpiece of Baroque architecture that boasts over 300 years of history to discover. This World Heritage Site is set within more than 2000 acres of Parkland landscaped by 'Capability' Brown, and the Palace itself houses some of the finest collections of antique furniture in Europe.Situated in Woodstock, just 8 miles from Oxford, Blenheim Palace is Britain's Greatest Palace and offers visitors a precious time, every time.
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Woodstock Lodge Blenheim Palace Grounds, Woodstock OX20 1PP, England
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Reviewed today

We are members of the National Trust, but thought we would treat ourselves to a visit to Blenheim Palace, and Windsor Castle. On balance, we felt disappointed with our visit to Blenheim. Despite the magnificence of the building and its contents, it simply did not...More

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Reviewed today

Being tight by nature we don’t normally go to non- National Trust or English Heritage properties and sites on our travels – but for once we made an exception and were well rewarded…. Initially had trouble with the website but once I had found the...More

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Reviewed today

We visited here on a sunny day in April. The grounds are fantastic and we were easily able to walk around for 2 and half hours. It is worth spending the time in the grounds, as the gardens, lakes are gorgeous and obviously looked after...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This is truly one of the most beautiful country houses I have seen and well worth the entry fee of £26 the house and gardens are well cared for and the staff friendly, polite and very helpful and knowledgeable We spent almost five hours in...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our first view of Blenheim Palace after turning into the courtyard left us totally awe struck. What a fabulous building! We joined an excellent tour which told us some of the history of the place and after a bit of free wandering we stopped for...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

WE spent a beautiful day looking around Blenheim Palace and the wonderful grounds. The staff were very polite, helpful & cheerful. The only negative we found in the whole experience was when we went on 'The Untold Story Exhibition' there was no warning that the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Perhaps it was due to the gorgeously sunny weather but Blenheim Palace really is a stunning place. The grounds are so varied, from formal gardens to cascading waterfalls, a lake and numerous varieties of trees. There is enough here to easily fill a day, we...More

Thank Siobhany25
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BlenheimPalace1, Marketing Assistant at Blenheim Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for leaving a review following your visit. We're delighted to hear you enjoyed exploring the Palace and grounds and hope to welcome you back to continue discovering all we have to offer.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited with my partner. The gardens are lovely, we spent hours wandering round them in the sunshine. The inside of the palace was nice, but when you get to the entrance you could go one way or the other, we wanted to see both, but...More

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BlenheimPalace1, Marketing Assistant at Blenheim Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to Blenheim Palace. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit, in particular exploring our gardens and are grateful for your feedback.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great sense of history and magnificent, peaceful trails, meadows, and gardens. Can take a city bus from Oxford!More

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BlenheimPalace1, Marketing Assistant at Blenheim Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review following your visit to Blenheim Palace. We're delighted to hear you enjoyed discovering our World Heritage Site. If you decide to travel car-free, we offer a 30% discount on admission with a train or bus ticket. We...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

A first time visit to this wonderful place, the birthplace of Winston Churchill. A must for anyone interested in history and who will appreciate fine architecture.

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BlenheimPalace1, Marketing Assistant at Blenheim Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review Blenheim Palace following your recent visit. We're delighted to hear you enjoyed discovering our rich history and hope to welcome you back soon to explore everything else we have to offer.

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JanetSta
23 April 2018|
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Response from BlenheimPalace1 | Property representative |
Hi Janet, we have lockers situated in our Visitor Centre that you may use to store your luggage.
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Jeneba C
8 April 2018|
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Response from BlenheimPalace1 | Property representative |
Hi Jeneba, If you are travelling by public transport the nearest train stations are Oxford Parkway and Long Hanborough. The nearest bus stop drops off just outside the Blenheim Palace gate with the S3, 7 and 500 buses... More
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Jeneba C
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Response from Rizzo999 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Plenty of buses from Oxford, where there is a railway station, and Witney. If you have a self drive car plenty of parking although it maybe on grass. Hope you enjoy your visit.
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