National trust in Norfolk (Blickling Hall)

By Michael Martin On August 12, 2015 · Add Comment · National trust in Norfolk (Blickling Hall)

The best known of the National Trust properties in the Norfolk region there are plenty of opportunities for visitors and guests of Barn & Beach to visit Blickling Hall this September;

Why are you here?
Blickling Estate
Dates: Wednesday- Mondays in September 12-4pm
Price: Free event (normal admission charges apply)
In honour of this, we’ll be making a radical change to our visitor route.This summer you’ll be able to read former owner Lord Lothian’s
letters, see his clothes, look at his photos, study his dinner party menus, smell cigar smoke, cooking and perfumes, and hear – as if in
the next room — the conversations of the host and his house party guests.It will feel as if Lothian has just stepped out of his country
house. Event launches Saturday 6 June.

Blickling parkrun
Blickling Estate
Dates: 5, 12, 19, 26 September, 9-10am
Price: No Additional charges
They are open to everyone and are safe and easy to take part in. People of all abilities can join in; from those taking their first steps in
running to Olympians; from juniors to those with more experience.Parking is available in the main estate car park £2.50 (NT members
free)Muddy Boots cafe will be open for post-run drinks and snacks.

Blickling in the 1930s
Blickling Estate
Dates: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 September, 12-5pm
Price: Free event (normal admission charges apply)
Our costumed interpretation group will be bringing history to life every Wednesday throughout the season.

The birds and beasts of Tudor Blickling
Blickling Estate
Dates: Wednesday- Monday in September, 12-5pm
Price: Free event (normal admission charges apply)
A series of paintings by Kate Leiper tell the story of the Michaelmas pageant at Blickling in 1514. Letters hidden in the paintings will
lead to an intriguing twist and the discovery of a jewelled and golden treasure.

RAF day
Blickling Estate
Dates: 5 September 2015 10:15am
Price: Free event (normal admission charges apply)
Step back in time to when air crew were billeted to Blickling Hall and explore this important part of our story with special tours,
memorabilia and costumed interpretation.

Heritage open day at Itteringham Manor
Blickling Estate
Dates: 12 September 2015 11:00am
Price: No Additional charges
This year we’ll be opening the doors of the quirky 16th-century farmhouse at Itteringham which has just become part of National Trust
holidays.You’ll have the chance to look around before popping next door to Barn Owl Loft – the romantic hideaway for two, which
occupies the east wing upper floors.

Summer nights film festival
Blickling Estate
Dates: 18 September 2015 8:00pm and 19 September 2015 8:00pm
Price: All Tickets £10.50
Bring a blanket, a picnic and your friends and enjoy the great outdoors in a cinematic experience that you will never forget.On 18
September join us in the garden of ‘Bono’s house’ to watch Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa and on 19 September come and watch Dirty
Dancing in our gorgeous garden
Booking Essential

A great variety of events and fun for all #VisitNorfolk

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