image for Exhibition item typeDamien Hirst at Houghton Hall at Houghton Hall & Gardens

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Exhibition, Sun 25 Mar - Sun 15 Jul 2018

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English Lilac (2016) Damien Hirst

English Lilac (2016) Damien Hirst

English Lilac (2016) Household gloss on canvas Photo credit Prudence Cuming Associates ltd Damien Hirst and Science Ltd All rights reserved, DACS 2017

Address

Houghton,
King's Lynn,
Norfolk,
PE31 6UE

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 25 Mar - Sun 15 Jul Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall

Details

A series of new paintings by Damien Hirst entitled Colour Space will be installed in the State Rooms at Houghton Hall for the exhibition Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall from 25th March to 15th July 2018. The exhibition will also include a number of the artist's most celebrated sculptures which will be installed throughout the 18th-century house and gardens. See website for details. www.houghtonhall.com

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePostboxPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsHelicopter landing

Children welcomeDisabled access

Garden of the Year Award 2007 by Historic Houses Association. Visit England - Quality Rose Marque. HHA Member, RHS Partner Garden, National Gardens Scheme Member.

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 25 Mar - Sun 15 Jul 2018
Timed tickets on sale via website www.houghtonhall.com

Prices

Adults £18
Children under 17yrs Free
Students with ID card = £10
Historic Houses Association members = £5

Directions

See location of Houghton Hall and Gardens on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TF 791287  Lat: 52.82605 Long: 0.65682

By Road: Sat Nav postcode PE31 6TY
Houghton Hall is situated 13 miles East of King's Lynn/10 miles west of Fakenham - just off the A148 at New Houghton. Signed by brown signs off the A148. Follow signs through park gates to car park. A special area is designated for disabled parking near the house.
By Public Transport:
Nearest train station is King's Lynn.

Parking: free

Facilities

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

Garden of the Year Award 2007 by Historic Houses Association. Visit England - Quality Rose Marque. HHA Member, RHS Partner Garden, National Gardens Scheme Member.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking provided for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is:
  • grass and gravel

  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesFlat (ie without steps)

Dining

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to restaurant / cafe
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp or lift to the toilets
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp to a specially adapted toilet for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesRestaurant / café well lit and suitable for people with sight impairments
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit