Holkham Blog

Nature Reserve Experience - A Unique View of Amazing Habitats

Posted: September 18th 2019

by Will Clennell, Learning and Engagement Coordinator

No two visits to the Holkham National Nature Reserve are ever the same and this year, visitors have had the unique opportunity to partake in a number of personal, guided tours visiting parts of the nature reserve from Burnham Overy Staithe through to Stiffkey, including many areas closed to the public. In this blog, our knowledgable guide, Will, talks you through a recent Nature Reserve Experience Day.

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Introducing our Tapestry Project

Posted: September 06th 2019

by Sophie Coles, Marketing Administrator

Introducing the Tapestry Project at Holkham Hall. In partnership with the National Trust Textile Conservation Studio and the Arts Society King’s Lynn, we are undertaking some conservation work on our 18th Century English Soho tapestry, Fête Champêtres. Suzanne, our Head Housekeeper, said of the project: “our present conservation work is being added to the tapestry’s history… and ensuring that it will be around for longer”.

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Experiencing the Wildlife (and the Wardens)

Posted: September 03rd 2019

by Charlotte Warburton, Work Experience Student from the University of Southampton

An insight into volunteering on the Holkham Holkham Nature Reserve.

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Why we're quite fawned of deer

Posted: August 29th 2019

by Sophie Coles, Marketing Administrator

We’re really looking forward to having local wildlife photographer Andy Langley visit us soon for our Deer Photography Workshops on the 18th September and 2nd October. We thought we’d share with you a little Q&A with him so you can find out more about him, as well as some facts about deer that you may not know!

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Real Wedding | Ellie and George

Posted: August 28th 2019

by Belle Hutton

With a Mum who is a marriage registrar at Holkham and a love of Holkham Beach, getting married at Holkham Hall felt like the perfect place for George and Ellie to get married. Read on to hear about their special wedding day.

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History of the Walled Garden

Posted: August 14th 2019

by Sophie Coles, Marketing Administrator

What makes a Walled Garden different to any other garden? Why are they walled? What is grown in them? Why do they exist? Find all your questions answered here!

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