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Walking Event, Sun 25 Jun 2017

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The Butterfly Walk

The Butterfly Walk

Contact

The Benjamin Foundation

01603 886931

Address

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

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 28 May CycleFest
Sun 4 Jun Fun Dog Walk in aid of Guide Dogs' for the Blind
Sun 25 Jun The Butterfly Walk
Fri 30 Jun - Sun 2 Jul Driving Trials
Wed 26 Jul Sandringham Flower Show
Sat 5 - Sun 6 Aug Food and Drink Festival

Details

The Benjamin Foundation will hold its fourth annual Butterfly Walk at Sandringham Country Park on Sunday 25 June. The three mile Walk will follow one of Sandringham’s trails, meandering through historic woodland. Quiz questions will be posted along the route, and there are plenty of perfect picnic spots, a large children’s play area, restaurant, gift shop and a farmers’ market.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

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.

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 25 Jun 2017 10:00 to 15:00

Prices

Adults £5, under 12s free. Payment by cash only on the day.

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
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • 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 acceptedDogs accepted

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).