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Burghley House


A unique glimpse into the way great houses have been furnished and inhabited from Queen Elizabeth I to the present day.  Wander around the house on a freeflow self guided tour, or the one 3pm guided tour.  Explore the gardens and deer park.  Enjoy tea in the Orangery Restaurant.

See the Burghley House website for full details

What makes it special

  • Take a freeflow self guided tour of the House
  • Explore the gardens and Deer Park

Opening Times

House & Gardens open daily (House closed Fridays, except Good Friday)

House - 11:00 to 17:00

Garden - 08:00 to 18:00 (or dusk if earlier)


House & Gardens

Adults - £19.50 (in advance £17.00)
Children (3-15 years) - £10.50 (in advance £9.00)
Family (2 adults & 3 children) - £56.00 (in advance £48.00)

Gardens Only

Adults - £13.00 (in advance £12.00)
Children (3-15 years) - £9.00 (in advance £8.00)
Family (2 adults & 3 children) - £42.00 (in advance £38.00)

Hostels nearby

YHA Thurlby Exterior

YHA Thurlby

Free parking on premises
Cycle store

Burghley House

Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 3JY

Map references

OS Map: 141 & 142

OS Grid Ref: TF049061

Lat/Lng: 52.642613, -0.450736

Contact information

Email: [email protected]

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Visit Rutland Water, hire a bike if you haven't brought your own, and cycle the waterside tracks with splendid views of the reservoir and Hambleton Peninsula

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Visit Rutland Water, great for boaters, sailors and water skiers. Take time to admire the beautiful scenery and keep an eye out for the resident bird life.

Rutland Water

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One of the most important wildfowl sanctuaries in Great Britain, home to a successful Osprey project and two visitor centres.