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Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

We are delighted to welcome you along to our wreath making masterclass where you will learn how to make your very own luxury Christmas door wreath. Using lots of gorgeous winter foliage, we will teach you how to create and decorate your wreath, using a range of natural decorations such as pine cones, cinnamon sticks, […]

Inspiration Winter Wedding Open Evening

 If you have recently got engaged or not yet found your ideal venue, come along to our next Inspiration Winter Wedding Open Evening on Thursday 28th November 6pm – 8:30pm. Come and view the venue at your leisure with no pressure or obligation. Our friendly wedding planners will also be on hand throughout the evening […]

Scrooge & Scratchitt, Festive Tea & Tales

You will greeted by your costumed Guides, Mr Scrooge and his cousin, Mrs Scratchitt, who will lead you on a tour with tales of Christmas past, present and future.

Santa Sunday

Santa Sunday – 12:30pm – 3:00pm (Santa will visit between 1:30pm-3:30pm) Get in the festive spirit with all the family at our Santa Sunday event! Enjoy a three-course meal, special visit from Santa and a small gift for the children. Adults – £27.50 Children £17.50 (please provide us with your children age and gender identity […]

New Year’s Eve – Surf ‘N’ Turf

Following on from the success from last year, we are delighted to bring back our Surf ‘n’ Turf night in the brasserie this New Year’s Eve.

Burns’ Night Supper

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!

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.