Teddy Bear Picnic

In memory of all baby angels, we are supporting an external organiser to host the 2nd  Teddy Bear’s Picnic at Wivenhoe House on Sunday 18th August 10:30am – 3:30pm to raise money for the incredible Charity 4Louis.

The event will be a fun filled day for all the family including, kids entertainment, dance performances, live music, pony rides, crafts, bouncy castles, princess appearance, raffle, plenty of stalls, large games, bar/BBQ and much much more!

🐻​ Of course, there will be Teddys everywhere. 🐻​

There will be an outdoor  BBQ available, or for a real treat book one of our renowned  Afternoon Tea’s in the beautiful lounges. The Brasserie  will also be open serving their award winning Sunday roasts and lighter bites, reservations are required for all dining options (except the BBQ)  to book online now visit  www.wivenhoehouse.co.uk/dinings or call the reception on 01206 863666

Come and join in the fun – no matter what age you are. Everyone is welcome! you can also bring your own picnic if Wivenhoe House dining options are not suitable

Ticket prices ar £2 per adult (which goes straight to the charity) to be paid to the organiser on the day
Kids (under 16) go free! though  donations to the charity are always  welcome


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.