Burghley House | Opening Times

Opening Times

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The House

Open daily (closed Fridays), 10.30am - 4.30pm (last admission 4pm)

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The Gardens

Open daily, 10am - 5pm (last admission 4.30pm)


Hide & Secrets Adventure Play

Open daily, 10am - 5pm (last admission 4.30pm)

Burghley House from Lion Bridge


Open daily, 7am - dusk


Orangery Restaurant

Open daily (excluding selected Fridays, 10am - 5pm)

Garden cafe

Garden Café

Open daily, 10am - 5pm

Muddy Mole

The Muddy Mole

Open daily, 10am - 5pm

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Courtyard Shop

Open daily, 10.30am - 5pm

Garden shop

Garden Shop

Open daily, 10am - 5pm

Opening Dates

The House is open daily (excluding Fridays) from 16 March until 3 November 2024. Gardens and Adventure Play are open daily from 16 March until 3 November and then weekends only until 24 November.

Our Restaurant, Café and Shops are open throughout the year – days and times do vary, so please check before your visit.

The Parkland is open year round.

Planned Closures | The House, Gardens, Play and all visitor facilities are closed for the duration of the Defender Burghley Horse Trials 5 to 8 September 2024. The House will be closed from 14 to 24 September and the Orangery Restaurant from 18 to 21 September 2024 due to filming.

Burghley House, Gardens and Adventure Play close for essential upkeep, maintenance and conservation during winter months. The Gardens and Adventure Play reopen on 15 February 2025 and the House reopens on 15 March 2025.

Plan your visit

Use our park map to help plan your visit to Burghley

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