Children Exploring

With a variety of things to see and do throughout the year, Sandringham offers opportunities to relax and unwind, exercise and clear your mind and give a fascinating insight into the heritage of The Royal Family.

For the most up to date opening times see our Information pages or click on the sections below.

The dog friendly Royal Parkland with courtyard featuring the Shop and Restaurant is open all year. The Parkland covers over 243 hectares with way-marked trails for cycling or exploring by foot and a large children's woodland play area.

See the Maps and Orienteering Trail information for the Royal Parkland here plan your visit.

Sandringham Courtyard in the Parkland can be accessed via the car parks with Take Away Café for food on the go, Restaurant offering brunch, lunches, cakes and Afternoon Tea and ice cream kiosk during the summer months.

Sandringham Shop is also at the Courtyard offering an extensive collection of artisan Norfolk products, from beautiful home and garden ware to country attire.

Sandringham House

Open from April - October, the main eight ground floor rooms including annual exhibition, are regularly used by the Royal Family, with decor and contents remaining very much as they were in Edwardian times with a wealth of history inside.

Tickets for 2024 available in January. Read more about the House here

Sandringham Gardens

Set over 25 hectares (60 acres) and enjoyed by the Royal Family and their guests when in residence, the more formal Gardens are open from April - October. The grounds have been developed in turn by each Monarch since 1863 when King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra purchased the Estate.

Tickets for 2024 available in January. Read more about the Gardens here

St Mary Magdalene Church

Free to visit and open when the House and Gardens are open from April - October. The parish church of St Mary Magdalene, has held memorials to many members and relations of the Royal Family from Queen Victoria onwards. It is used regularly as a place of worship by the Royal Family and Estate staff.

Read more about the Church