Welcome to Sandringham

Sandringham House

Sandringham is the much-loved country retreat of Her Majesty The Queen, and has been the private home of four generations of British monarchs since 1862.

Visiting Information

Sandringham Royal Parkland and Courtyard facilities are open all year. Sandringham House and Gardens are open until 14 October with tickets are available to book online.

All visitors including children must book an arrival time slot online. Members do not need to book pre book a Gardens visit (unless bringing a guest) but must still pre-book House tickets.

Dogs other than assistance dogs are not permitted in the formal Gardens but are more than welcome in the Royal Parkland.

Safety is our priority and certain precautions are still in place at Sandringham. For further information please see our dedicated Covid-19 pages.

Book Tickets

Opening Times until October

Royal Parkland

Sandringham West Car Park - 8am - 6pm

Sandringham North Car Park - 6am - 9pm

Children's Play Area – open daily from dawn until dusk

St Mary Magdalene Church - open daily until 14 October, 12-4pm, Sundays 1-4pm*

Courtyard Facilities

Toilets at the Courtyard – 9am - 5.30pm

Terrace Café – open daily for takeaway 9.30am - 5.30pm

Sandringham Shop – open daily from 9.30am - 5.30pm

Sandringham Restaurant - open for pre-booked Afternoon Tea

House and Gardens until 14 October

Sandringham House and Gardens – pre-booked visits from 10am except Fridays


Regularly used by the Royal Family, Sandringham House is nestled in 24 hectares (60 acres) of formal Gardens. Learn more about the great collections of objets d'art and family portraits by leading contemporary court painters in the House and in the formal Gardens see rare and unusual trees offering shady glades, sweeping lawns, lakes, and water gardens.

Local Norfolk produce can be found in the Terrace Café and Sandringham Shop at the Courtyard, whilst in the 243 Hectares of dog friendly Royal Park there's opportunities to discover wildlife on way marked nature trails.

St Mary Magdalene Church is also nestled within the Royal Park dating back to the 16th-century however remains closed until further notice.

We look forward to welcoming you back to Sandringham.