The beautiful Sandringham Estate and Gardens is a very popular all year-round destination, fabulous to explore with its many walks and cycling trails. There is also an amazing Children’s Play Area within the dog friendly Royal Parkland which spreads over 243 hectares with plenty of room for picnics. You can also visit the Sandringham shop, cafés or restaurants for refreshments or an afternoon tea perhaps!
Sandringham House, Gardens and St Mary Magdalene church are open from April – October.
It’s a wonderful place to visit whilst staying in North Norfolk and we have many holiday cottages locally. If you are looking to go to a Sandringham Event and would like to be as close as possible, we have a list of our top 5 cottages close by to choose from.
A sneak peak image at The Coach House a beautiful country retreat, ideal for two to four guests looking for a real Norfolk retreat in a peaceful location.
There are many brilliant events throughout the year some of which include…
February Half Term – Snow drop walk, craft activities and spring walk in the gardens.
Feb & Mar Garden openings – Open select weekends throughout February and March to enjoy the signs of Spring and spot the early signs of snowdrops and bluebells.
Sandringham Parkrun – Every SaturdayMothering Sunday – Afternoon tea and gardens
Easter Egg trail – Easter Sunday in aid of East Anglian Air Ambulance.
Living Heritage Food and raft Festival – Saturday 29th April to Monday 1st May
The Coronation of His Majesty The King – Saturday 6th May: Events will take place over the weekend at Sandringham
Pageant of Motoring – Sunday 18th May; The Pageant will showcase decades of motoring with live music and aerial displays
Sandringham in bloom – Saturday 3rd June to Sunday 11th June: Sandringham will showcase and celebrate all things flora and fauna at a new event “Sandringham in Bloom” over an inspiring nine days.
Sandringham Flower Show – Wednesday 26th July: Sandringham Flower Show now in its 140th year, is a unique event offering horticulture but also an excellent day out, filled with family entertainment.
Sandringham Game and Country Fair – Saturday 9 and 10th September: A weekend of country sports and pursuits, displays and workshops, the very best in countryside activities and entertainment.
Christmas Craft, Food and Gift Fair – Friday 17 to Sunday 19th November: Craft, Food, Gifts and Festive Fun are all essential ingredients of a successful Christmas event, accompanied with an array of music throughout the weekend.