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Review of Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace
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US$35.49*
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Blenheim Palace Admission Ticket
Ranked #2 of 10 things to do in Woodstock
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: 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.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Lockers / storage, Stairs / lift
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to get an annual pass. We go here on Sundays and walk our dog. Great walk and good views.
Also get a cracking cup of coffee in the shop or van outside.

Thank 123taz
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We use the grounds to walk the dog we park on the housing Estate off Manor Road, Woodstock A44 and use the public footpath beyond the Black Prince going out of Woodstock on the opposite side of the road, £25 is a expensive dog walk otherwise, dogs have to be kept on the lead because of sheep.

2  Thank burleyhurley
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A good visit that combines beautiful scenery, walks and history.

Managed to walk to the victory column before the rain set in which is a must as you get some beautiful views.

The house has a good mix of rooms and displays to look at. Due to the rain we did not visit the pleasure garden. Thanks must also go to the 3 men who pushed my car out a boggy field.

1  Thank 2114s
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today with our young children and friends. Although it a nice experience with lovely grounds etc, we paid £26 per adult ticket for a day of ‘Easter entertainment’ within the garden grounds and were disappointed to discover the additional cost of rides & activities, i.e £3 for archery, fairground rides £2.50 each. We bought a hotdog for £5, which consisted of a cheap frankfurter in a bun. We were really expecting a bit more & perhaps felt the advertising a little misleading.

1  Thank PumpkinY_12
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BlenheimPalace1, Marketing Assistant at Blenheim Palace, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review following your recent visit.

We're disaapointed to hear of your experience this Easter Weekend. We hope that your experience this Easter has not affected your view of Blenheim Palace and have converted your day ticket to an Annual Pass, allowing you to come back as many times as you like over the next year to discover all we have to offer.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a very enjoyable day at Blenheim. Easy to find and ample parking. No need to get there too early as the gardens aren’t open till 10am and the house 10:30am. Would recommend going to see the formal gardens and taking the time to walk through the gardens to the cascade and back around the lake, the scenery is just amazing, remember to take your camera.

The house is beautiful, with very efficient, regular and informative guides giving an informative tour. Allow a couple of hours inside the house to enjoy it properly.

Also recommend going to see the butterflies as they were beautiful.

All in all a great trip, that I would
recommend.

Thank marcustottle
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