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Social Sunday

Social Sunday Family Fun Day

Kick back and relax at the first ever Wivenhoe House Social Sunday on 7 July, starting from 12 noon – 3 pm. We’re turning our beautiful grounds over to fun and games to raise money for Hospitality Action, the charity for workers in the hospitality industry, and everyone is welcome. Your ticket will include automatic […]

Moët Champagne Dinner

Five course gourmet meal with Champagne tasting led by an expert from Moët Hennessy

Black Adder Dinner

Blackadder Dinner

The Blackadder Comedy Dinner Show is an interactive entertainment experience where our Wivenhoe House audience will dine at Lord Blackadder’s house for the night. Enjoying fine dining and sidesplitting funny live entertainment.

Real weddings

Wedding Open Morning

If you’re looking for a beautiful wedding venue in the Essex countryside, come along to our next wedding open morning on Sunday 11 September when you can chat with our lovely wedding planners and see our beautiful house dressed up for this very special occasion.

Heritage Afternoon Tea & Tour

Join us for a delicious afternoon tea served in the Grade II listed main house and embark on a full tour of our beautiful building and grounds led by an expert local guide.

The All New Blues and Soul Revue

The Uk’s ultimate Blues Brother Duo  with all the greatest hits, as featured in both movies – The Blues Brothers and Blues Brothers 2000 – Plus many more Soul Classics An all-singing, all-Dancing, high energy show with choreography and comedy.

Halloween Thriller Night

Enjoy our  Halloween Thriller night with  Rory J Jackson as seen on Britains Got Talent, he  is a professional Michael Jackson Dancer  performing around the UK since 2007.

Only Fools & Horses Dinner

Following our sell out event in March we are delighted to announce that Del Boy is coming back to combine fine food with Comedy action, served up Only Fools & Horses style.

WHERE WE ARE

find us, however you travel
By car:

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

Download our PDF Map

By train:

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.


By plane:

Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.