Directions & Opening Times

House & Gardens Opening Times

The House and Gardens

The House and Gardens are open daily (House closed on Fridays)

Opening Hours

Open from 11am – 5pm (last admission 4:30pm) until 3rd November 2019

Please note that the House will be closed for filming from 14 -24 October.

This will affect the House and the Orangery Restaurant only.

The Gardens, Garden Café and

the Halloween Trail and Craft Workshops are all unaffected.

The House will be closed from 14 October – 24 October (inclusive).

The Orangery will be closed from 16 October – 22 October (but open on Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 October)

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. All areas of Burghley will be open as usual from 26 October.

Burghley Opening Times During
October

 

House

Gardens

Orangery

Garden Café

14 Oct

Closed

Open

Open

Open

15 Oct

Closed

Open

Open

Open

16 Oct

Closed

Open

Closed

Open

17 Oct

Closed

Open

Closed

Open

18 Oct

Closed

Open

Closed

Open

19 Oct

Closed

Open

Open

Open

20 Oct

Closed

Open

Open

Open

21 Oct

Closed

Open

Closed

Open

22 Oct

Closed

Open

Closed

Open

23 Oct

Closed

Open

Open

Open

24 Oct

Closed

Open

Open

Open

From 26 October the House
& Gardens, Restaurant and Shops will all be open as usual

 

The House is shown by freeflow self guided tour, with an optional daily guided tour at 3pm, subject to availability.

The Parkland

Opening Hours

The Parkland remains open daily from 8am to 6pm or dusk if earlier.

Parking and admission to the Parkland is free of charge, and dogs are allowed when kept on a lead.

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The Orangery Restaurant, Courtyard Shop, Garden Cafe & Garden Shop

The Orangery Restaurant

Please note that the Orangery will be closed for filming from 16 -22 October.

Please see the table above for details.

Opening Hours

The Orangery Restaurant is open daily from 10am – 5pm.

The Orangery may occasionally be closed for private functions – upcoming closure dates will be listed below. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

The Orangery will be closed on:
1 November
9 November
20 November
21 November

Groups of any size are welcome to book in advance to avoid disappointment.
Please contact 01780 761989 or email orangery@burghley.co.uk to make your booking.

The Courtyard Shop

Opening Hours

The Courtyard Shop is open daily, 11am – 5pm, until 3 November 2019.

The Garden Cafe and Garden Shop

Opening Hours

The Garden Shop and Garden Café are open daily, 11am – 5pm, until 3 November 2019

Directions

Burghley is 1 mile from Stamford and 20 minutes north of Peterborough on the A1.

From the South:
Take the Carpenters Lodge exit on the A1 signposted to Burghley House, turn left on to the B1081 towards Stamford.


Follow the road alongside the park wall and the impressive Bottle Lodges entrance gates down towards Stamford.


Turn right just past the Bull & Swan Pub and continue for 1 mile along the Barnack Road (B1443). You will see the Visitors Entrance on the right.


From the North:
Follow the A1 south past Doncaster and Grantham.


Approximately 30 minutes south of Grantham you will reach the Stamford junction labelled Carpenters Lodge and signposted to Burghley House.


Turn left towards Stamford.


Follow the road past the estate wall and the impressive Bottle Lodges entrance gates.


Just past the A43 on the left, turn right past the Bull & Swan Pub and continue for 1 mile along the Barnack Road (B1443). You will see the Visitors Entrance on the right.


Public Transport

Burghley’s nearest station is Stamford, approximately 1 mile from the entrance. This is either a pleasant 30 minute walk taking you through the park or a short taxi ride. Stamford is a cross country link from the mainline from London to Edinburgh via Peterborough. For more information please visit www.nationalrail.co.uk. There is also an hourly bus service run by Delaine which serves the outlying villages and links Peterborough to Stamford, for more information please visit www.delainebuses.com.

There are many different taxi companies available in Stamford, we suggest booking taxis in advance for journeys especially for collection from Burghley in the evening. A few of the companies contact details are listed below, but no company is associated or recommended by Burghley House.

Premier Cabs of Stamford 01780 757575

1st Choice Taxis 01780 752748

Silver Cabs of Stamford 01780 482800

Carlton Cabs 01780 755755

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