Play:Outdoor Theatre - The Gunpowder Plot at Oxburgh Hall

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Play, Sat 3 Sep 2022


Outdoor Theatre - The Gunpowder Plot

Outdoor Theatre - The Gunpowder Plot

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Rachael Hunt


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

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The Three Inch Fools hit the road with a bang. Cue an explosive evening of short fuses and tall tales, as five actors try to pull off the most infamous conspiracy in history. This summer, touring the UK, The Gunpowder Plot comes to life in a brand new, calamitous production fit for all the family. Expect uproarious intrigue, endless costume changes, and many, many false moustaches in this highly flammable historical tale. ????? – “So entertaining…laugh-out-loud funny” ????? – “Great fun for the whole family…my kids are still talking about it!” ????? – “The ultimate British theatrical experience” – Hastings Independent Press Bring your own blankets, cushions, and camping-chairs and join us on our outdoor adventure at Oxburgh Hall. Come prepared for the weather - the performance will continue come rain come shine! Visit for further information and to book your place! Early bird offers available until April 22nd.

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board Member

Children welcomeMobility Accessibility Facilities

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 3 Sep 2022 19:00 to 21:30


• Per adult: £18.00
• Per child (18 or younger): £10.00
• Family offer: Family (2+2) - £50
• Other: Under 5's go free


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.


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • 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
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Mobility Accessibility FacilitiesMobility Accessibility Facilities

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • 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
    • Yesis gravel
  • 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
  • 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


  • 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


  • YesRamp to entrance


  • 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)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • 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