Private Guided Tours
Private Guided Tours of Holkham Hall
With its splendid Palladian architecture, William Kent designs, vast collection of paintings, sculptures, books and manuscripts, private guided tours of Holkham Hall offer visitors a unique experience. The tours have an obvious appeal to societies, groups and organisations with specific interests in the arts, architecture and history, or they can be attractive to those who would like an informed and detailed guide to make their visit memorable.
Private guided tours of Holkham Hall are available for a minimum of 12 people. Large parties are most welcome, but we will divide the party into two manageable groups.
Tours are available all year round. Out of season (November to March inclusive) they can be arranged any day of the week at a suitable time. From April to October, tours can be can be arranged either mornings or afternoons on days when the Hall is closed to the public. On a day when the Hall is open to the public, they can be held in the morning starting by 09.30am.
Private guided tours last approximately two hours. Upon arrival, you are welcomed and taken into the magnificent Marble Hall, where, seated for the first 15 minutes, we introduce you to Holkham. After which your fascinating tour of the state rooms begins. Your tour will be conducted by one or two guides depending on the size of the group. They have a wealth of knowledge of Holkham and its history and will happily impart all they know.
The price of a private guided tour is £24 per person, for a minimum of 12 people. For parties of less than 12 people, a minimum charge of £288 applies. Group organisers, or couriers with the party, are entitled to free entry. Payment will be required 14 days in advance of your visit either by BACS, card or cheque payable to Holkham Enterprises. Please note that due to the popularity of private guided tours, a charge of £50 will be levied in the event of cancellation of a confirmed booking.
In season, why not consider extending your visit to Holkham by visiting the other attractions we have? The Field to Fork Experience, Walled Garden, Gift Shop and Café add variety to your visit.
Guided Tours the Holkham Stories Experience, Walled Garden and Holkham Park
Holkham Stories Experience
What better introduction to the Holkham Stories Experience than a guided tour through sights, sounds, stories and even tastes. Discover more about where your food comes from and find out which crops end up in your favourite supermarket shelf brands as well as Holkham’s unique farming history. £10 per person for a minimum group size of 12 people.
Join our garden team for a guided walk to explore the 6 acre walled garden. A great chance to discover the ‘seen and unseen’ areas, find out more about what the garden used to grow in the past and how the current project to repurpose and rejuvenate the garden is progressing. £8.50 per person for a minimum group size of 12 people.
Holkham Park Tractor Trailer Tour
Explore more of Holkham’s wonderful parkland with a fascinating tractor trailer tour of Holkham park. Discover the landscaped park and historical architectural landmarks and find out how the park has changed through the course of time. From £5 to £7.50 (depending on tour length and topic) per person for a minimum group size of 20 people.
How to book
Pre-booking is essential. All tours are subject to confirmation of your chosen date. To discuss your tour, please contact Sophie Coles:
Telephone: 01328 713935