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About Dunham Massey Hall

Nestled between vibrant Manchester and rural Cheshire, Dunham Massey is a wonderful family-friendly day out. Cared for by the National Trust, the majority of this large and accessible place is buggy and wheelchair friendly.

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Fallow deer roam free across the parkland alongside a huge collection of ancient trees. The extensive gardens feature woodland areas, miniature bridges and a formal lawn that is perfect for picnics. The beautiful Georgian house and historic buildings are also open in the warmer months - giving you the perfect opportunity to step into history and learn about the people who once lived here and cared for this place.

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Dunham Massey includes a 300 acres deer park

A herd of around 150 fallow deer call the park at Dunham Massey home. Deer sancturies give them a quiet and safe space and we ask families to enjoy their presence but not touch or feed them.

A Georgian house and historic buildings

Dunham Massey's grand Georgian house holds a collection that spans the history of the house. Step inside and bring history to life through the stories and objects that live here.

All season gardens

From the Rose Garden in summer to the Winter garden in the cooler months and early spring, the extensive and changing gardens feature the sights and scents of the seasons.

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  • TOILETS iconToilets
  • FREE_WIFI iconFree Wifi
  • GIFT_SHOP iconGift Shop
  • CHANGING_ROOMS iconChanging Rooms
  • ONSITE_PARKING iconOnsite Parking
  • ACCESSIBLE_TOILETS iconAccessible Toilets
  • BABY_CHANGING iconBaby Changing
  • FOOD_AVAILABLE iconFood Available
  • WHEELCHAIR_FRIENDLY iconWheelchair Friendly
  • DOG_FRIENDLY iconDog Friendly
  • PUSHCHAIR_FRIENDLY iconPushchair Friendly
  • WHEELCHAIR_HIRE iconWheelchair Hire
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Opening Times


12:00 - 16:15


10:00 - 17:00


09:00 - 17:00


09:00 - 17:00

Stables Restaurant

10:00 - 15:00


09:30 - 17:00

Car Park

09:00 - 17:15

The house is open during the warmer months and is closed for conservation during winter and autumn. Please check the Dunham Massey website for specifics.

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
  • Child (5-16) : £4
  • Adult (16-18+) : £8
  • Babies and Toddlers (0-4) : Free

National Trust members free.

Additional charge for house entry.

Famiy discounts available.

Book in advance for cheapest tickets

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Plan Your Visit


Stopwatch IconTypical visit time 3 - 4 hours

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Food & Drink Options

Stamford Cafe

Choose from a range of light lunches, snacks, treats and hot and cold drinks.

The Ice Cream Parlour

Choose from a range of delicious ice creams.

Stables Restaurant

Choose from a range of hot and cold meal and lighter lunches.

A variety of dietary requirements are catered for.

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Yes, there is parking.

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Contact Details

Woodhouse Lane
Greater Manchester
WA14 4SJ

Tel: 0161 941 1025

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Transport Information

Travelling by Bus

There are regular buses from Altrincham in Greater Manchester, stopping just outside Dunham Massey.

Regular buses from Warrington, stop about 20 minutes away.

Travelling by Train

Altrincham is 25 minutes from central Manchester by train or tram. There are also direct trains to Altrincham from Stockport, Northwich and Chester.

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