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Food and Drink Event, Sat 21 Sep 2019

NATIONAL TRUST

Oxburgh Hall

Oxburgh Hall

Address

Oxborough,
King's Lynn,
Oxborough, Nr Swaffham,
Norfolk,
PE33 9PS

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Details

Join us for Oxburgh’s annual Apple Day when the East of England Apple and Orchards Project will be on hand to help us celebrate the humble apple!

Find out more about East Anglia’s heritage varieties of apples and pears, get some top tips for caring for your own fruit trees, and bring along your apples and pears for identification before pressing them into your own homemade juice (don’t forget to bring your own containers!)

Watch the Cockley Cley wood-turners at work, sample some local cider and apple juice, and enjoy some garden games and family activities, all topped off with a delicious apple themed menu in the tea room.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcome

Free garden and house tours. Annual events calendar. Family activities including children's trails, woodland den building area, and activities throughout the year (see our website for details). Souvenir guides, gift shop, second-hand bookshop. Suitability for the Disabled: WCs. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Parking: Limited for coaches. Suitability for Dogs: Assistance dogs only.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 21 Sep 2019 10:30 to 17:00

Prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

Directions

See location of Oxburgh Hall on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TF 742012  Lat: 52.58113 Long: 0.57030

By Road:
Leave the A134 at Stoke Ferry, following the minor road to Oxborough village (signposted) for about 3 miles. The entrance is in the village, turn right after the church.

By Public Transport:
From Downham Market station it is 10 miles to Oxburgh Hall.

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • National Trust PropertyNational Trust Property
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Free garden and house tours. Annual events calendar. Family activities including children's trails, woodland den building area, and activities throughout the year (see our website for details). Souvenir guides, gift shop, second-hand bookshop. Suitability for the Disabled: WCs. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Parking: Limited for coaches. Suitability for Dogs: Assistance dogs only.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
  • YesHearing loop installed in public areas

General

  • YesHearing loop system
  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Notes

Virtual tour of upper floor. Touch tour available upon request.