You don’t need to book your visit in advance, but you will always get the best price and guaranteed entry by booking online ahead of your visit. The prices shown here include an online discount. The admission price will be higher if you choose to pay on the day you visit.
You can book your advance ticket online up to 8.45am on the day you want to visit. Then, subject to availability, there will be walk up tickets available.
You are booking a day ticket and can arrive at any time within our opening hours, and stay for as long as you like.
Some of our sites can get very busy, especially on Bank Holidays. Our busiest times are between 11am and 2pm, so if you prefer to visit at a quieter time you may wish to visit outside of these hours.
Your booking is for the site/event only and does not guarantee a car parking space, which may carry an additional charge.
If you are a Member and wish to book, your ticket will still be free. Please remember to bring your English Heritage membership card with you. Members are able to book tickets for those included in the membership only. Any additional bookings made will be chargeable on site.Book your visit
Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaHandrailsEasy-use CutleryAssistance Dogs WelcomeWheelchair LoanSite FoldersDog Bowl and ToiletingWater bowl at front door.Wheelchair Access<p> Disabled access is limited to ground floor and grounds only - no ramps or lift. </p> <p> Grounds accessible on compacted gravel paths and smooth grass; gazebo area bumpy. Shop and exhibition has wheelchair access via small step – assistance recommended. </p>Entrance / Set DownDisabled visitors can access the site via Blue Coat Lane, but must be set down and the car taken back to the street. Please call in advance.Disabled ParkingNone.OnSite TransportNoStairsGround floor accessed via small step and other small steps into each ‘cell’. Fairly easy steps to first floor but steps to second floor difficult.Lift AccessNoSeating And RestpointsBench located in the covered entrance.Pathways Surface And GradientspathsSurfaceGradients
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible ToiletsHandrailsAssistance Dogs WelcomeBraille GuidesBraille SignageTorchesSensory ExperiencesSmall herb garden and the orchard contains a few fruit trees (apple and very hard pears). The garden attracts many garden birds (last year we had wrens nesting in the orchard).Dog Bowl and ToiletingWater bowl at front door.Handling ObjectsNoAudio ToursNoTactile ModelsNoAreas Of Low LightingNoColour ContrastsAll areas are well lit, but in bad weather conditions the site can be gloomy, especially the ground floor rooms.Large PrintNo
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs WelcomeVibrating Fire AlarmsTour TranscriptsFilm SubtitlesBSL ToursAudio Installation TranscriptsDog Bowl and ToiletingWater bowl at front door.Induction LoopsNo
Accessible ToiletsAdult Changing AreaEasy-use CutlerySensory ExperiencesSmall herb garden and the orchard contains a few fruit trees (apple and very hard pears). The garden attracts many garden birds (last year we had wrens nesting in the orchard).Handling ObjectsNoEasy Read MaterialNoLarge Print MaterialNo
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use CutleryBottle / Food WarmingHigh Chairs
Health And Safety
Slip HazardGrass areas and stone steps can be slippery in wet weather.Uneven GroundCobbled path and uneven grass.