image for Group Visits item typeGroup Visits at Sandringham

  • Norfolk Tourist Attractions Association member
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Group Visits, £5.50-£14

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Sandringham House

Sandringham House

Contact

Public Enterprises Administrator

01485 545408

Address

Sandringham,
King's Lynn,
Norfolk,
PE35 6EH

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 16 - Sun 18 Nov Christmas Fair - Crafts, Food and Gifts

Details

Sandringham House, HM The Queen's country retreat, is perhaps the most famous historic house in Norfolk. The principal ground floor apartments, with collections of porcelain, jade, furniture and family portraits are open to the public. The house is set in 60 acres of stunning gardens and there is a fascinating museum of royal
vehicles and memorabilia. An absorbing day out with a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.

GROUP TRAVEL FACILITIES: Minimum group size - 20, coach parking on site (20 places), full catering facilities (150 covers), toilets, shop, picnic area, cafe/restaurant. Pre-booking advisable.

ACCESSIBILITY: Fully accessible but long distances to cover. Access guide on website.

SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 4 hours.

MEAL STOPS: Full, 150 covers.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

No photography in house. Plant Sales Plant Centre. Corporate Hospitality/Functions: Visitor Centre only. Suitablity for the Disabled: WCs. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Restaurant: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Private evening tours. Parking: Ample. Suitability for Dogs: Guide dogs only.

Opening details

Visitor Centre - open all year (except Good Friday). House - Daily from 31st March to 22nd July re-opening 28th July to 21st October. 11am - 4.45pm (3.45pm in October)

Prices

2018 GROUP RATES:

Adults £14.00, seniors £12.00, children £7.00

Directions

See location of Sandringham on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TF 693287  Lat: 52.82969 Long: 0.51249

By Road:
From the B1440: Follow brown signs from A148 or A149.

By Public Transport:
From King's Lynn station it is 8 miles to Sandringham. Bus no. 11 from King's Lynn or Hunstanton.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 8 miles from King's Lynn station

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
  • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
  • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

No photography in house. Plant Sales Plant Centre. Corporate Hospitality/Functions: Visitor Centre only. Suitablity for the Disabled: WCs. Refreshments/Cafe/Tearoom: Licensed. Restaurant: Licensed. Guided Tours: By arrangement. Private evening tours. Parking: Ample. Suitability for Dogs: Guide dogs only.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

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

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • 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

  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 5
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Notes

Visitors should be aware there are long distances involved. Shuttle service available (FOC).