NEWS

the latest offers, news and events at Wivenhoe House



Easter 2016 at Wivenhoe House

Easter is here and there are many eggcelent events happening around Colchester over the Easter weekend and half term to celebrate.

Fate, Love and Legends

The renowned University of Essex choir will be performing just five minutes’ walk from Wivenhoe House

Heritage Open Day

We’re delighted to be taking part in Heritage Open Days again on Sunday 9 September

Christmas Shopping Experience – SOLD OUT

Friday 5th November 2021 5-9pm Join us for our wonderful Christmas Shopping Experience, perfect for some festive inspiration! Browse our chic selection of 40 stands for local gifts, including; jewellery, clothing, candles, books, floral Christmas wreaths, Christmas Eve boxes, Christmas gifting options, sweet treats and much more!   Tickets £3 per person including a mince […]

Scrooge & Scratchitt, Festive Tea & Tales – £32.95

Thursday 9th December 2021 11:30am – 2pm 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! £32.95 per person   What’s Included Mr Scrooge has travelled to Wivenhoe  to escape the festivities in London only […]

WHERE WE ARE

find us, however you travel
By car:

When using a SATNAV please enter the location WIVENHOE, Colchester (do not use a postcode as this will direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park).

Take the exit marked Colchester (A133)
Follow the A133 towards Clacton
Please follow signs for WIVENHOE
You will see a black sign on your right which says, ‘Wivenhoe House & The Brasserie’, turn right here 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 our beautiful house from the road on your right
CONTINUE to follow the signs for WIVENHOE HOUSE and it will lead you to us.

If you would like any help with directions, please do call us on 01206 863666 and a member of our team will be able to assist you.



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.