Discover Sandringham Estate, a royal 18th-century country house set in 600 acres of beautiful gardens
Sandringham Estate is a royal 18th-century country house set in 600 acres of beautiful landscaped grounds; Include a visit on your Private Tour of England. This property is best known for being the place where the Royal Family spends their Christmases.
The Courtyard provides a Terrace Café and Sandringham Shop where visitors can buy local Norfolk produce. If you’re interested in nature, a walk or bike ride around the Royal Park is a must, with two nature trails and additional woodland paths to explore. Or wander around the house and imagine the Queen having tea in one of the lounges or the children opening presents on Christmas Day. If cars spark an interest, there is a display of royal motor cars covering nearly a century.
The Royal Family has owned the Norfolk Estate since 1862 when Edward VII, the then The Prince of Wales, purchased it with his soon-to-be wife Alexandra of Denmark. The son and heir of Prince Edward, George V, adored staying at Sandringham and would eventually die here on January 20, 1936. His son and Queen Elizabeth’s father, George VI, passed away at the house on February 6, 1952. Following their deaths, Queen Elizabeth II owned the estate. The house itself was opened to the public in 1977, the year of the Queens’s Silver Jubilee.
Stay at the rustic Brisley Bell and take the opportunity to explore Sandringham Estate on your Private Tour of England. One of the must-see sights in the area is the breathtaking Norfolk Coast, with its endless sandy beaches and array of nature reserves.
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