Join us on Friday 1 September for our next Fish Friday. Start with a glass of fizz on arrival before helping yourself to our extensive seafood buffet to start.
For one morning we open the doors to our beautiful 18th century manor house
Following our successful art day last year, we are opening up the grounds of Wivenhoe House over the Heritage Open Day weekend.
On Sunday 10 September between 10.30 and 3.30pm, Charity 4Louis will be hosting a Teddy Bear’s Picnic here at Wivenhoe House
Four Chefs. Three courses. Two hours. One Victim… and you!
This November we are delighted to announce that we will be hosting our first ever Whisky dinner
Party nights, Christmas lunches, festive breaks and New Years eve disco, it is all happening at Wivenhoe House this festive season
Dance into 2018 at our New Years Eve gala dinner and disco.
Join us for the celebration of one of Scotland’s greatest poets for a traditional Burns’ night supper. Whether you’re Scottish or not, you’ll find it a lively occasion!
Meet our dedicated wedding planners and recommended local suppliers to help plan your special day. Our magnificent venue will also be open for tours and dressed for a wedding
WHERE WE AREfind us, however you travel
Whether approaching Wivenhoe House from London and the South or Ipswich and the North via the A12, take the exit marked Colchester (A133). Follow the A133 towards Clacton, ignore the entrance to the Knowledge Gateway, continue along the A133 then take the B1028 for Wivenhoe before turning right into Boundary Road, then right again into Park Road. The entrance for Wivenhoe House is shared with the University of Essex but Park Road leads you through Wivenhoe Park and you will be able to see the glorious house from the road.For Sat Nav please use CO7 9HT and then follow signage to Wivenhoe House. Please note, some Sat Navs may direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park so please check our PDF Map
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Colchester station, Colchester Town station, Wivenhoe station and Hythe stations are all between 10-15 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester station every 10-20 minutes. The journey takes around an hour. Also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich. Some trains from London (Liverpool Street) also stop at Wivenhoe Station. When travelling from the Clacton/Walton direction, alight at Wivenhoe or Hythe Stations.
Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.