Visiting Wollaton Hall
Information on opening times, admission charges, directions, parking, shop and cafe, disabled access and daily tours.
Hall & Museum
March to October, open daily: 10am - 5pm (last entry 4.30pm)
From 1 April 2013, Wollaton Hall will open from 10am to 5pm (last entry 4.30pm)
3rd November to 14th February 2014, open Thursday - Monday: 11am - 4pm (last entry 3.30pm)
Wollaton Hall will be closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during these winter months to enable us to undertake important conservation works to the building and its vast collections.
There are daily tours of the hall available at 11am 2pm and 3pm when the hall is open.
Wollaton Hall & Yard Shop will be closed Tuesday 24th, Wednesday 25th & Thursday the 26th of December and Wednesday the 1st of January.
Wollaton Café - Closed Only Wednesday 25th of December and will be open 11am-3pm on Tuesday 24th, Thursday 26th Wednesday 1st
Wollaton Park - Closed Only Wednesday 25th of December
The gates open as follows (all year round):
Weekdays - 8am
Weekends & Bank Holidays - 9am
The gates close as follows:
|1 January - 3 February||4.30pm||5pm|
|4 February - 17 February||5pm||5.30pm|
|18 February - 3 March||5.30pm||6pm|
|4 March - 17 March||6pm||6.30pm|
|18 March - 30 March||6.30pm||7pm|
|31 March - 14 April||7.30pm||8pm|
|15 April - 28 April||8pm||8.30pm|
|29 April - 12 May||8.30pm||9pm|
|13 May - 11 August||9.15pm||9.45pm|
|12 August - 25 August||8.30pm||9pm|
|26 August - 8 September||8pm||8.30pm|
|9 September - 22 September||7.30pm||8pm|
|23 September - 6 October||7pm||7.30pm|
|7 October - 20 October||6.30pm||7pm|
|21 October - 26 October||6pm||6.30pm|
|27 October - 10 November|
|11 November - 31 December||4.30pm||5pm|
The gates around the park close at various times over half an hour. Using 23 April as an example, the gates close at the following times:
|Entrance - Wollaton Road||8pm|
|Lime Tree Avenue||8.15pm|
|Exit- Wollaton Road||8.30pm|
The park is completely closed to the public when the exit gate is shut. Please make sure you leave enough time to get across the park.
Entry to the park and Wollaton Hall is FREE.
Car parking charges apply.
Charges may apply for some tours, events and activities at Wollaton Hall and Park - check our events page for details.
Wollaton Hall is 3 miles to the west of the city centre and can be found by following the brown signs from the A52 or the A6514. From the M1 take junction 25 and follow the signs. The postcode for your sat nav is NG8 2AE.
A number of buses serve Wollaton Hall, for more information please call 0115 950 6070 or visit the Traveline Eastmidlands website
Car parks are located throughout the site, with a charge of £2 for 3 hours or £4 per day.
Car parking season tickets are available for just £30 per year at
Yard Shop (near the café), at Woodthorpe Grange, Woodthorpe Drive, Nottingham NG5 4HA (please call in advance on 0115 915 2733), or by calling 0115 915 2733 and paying by card (we will then send the ticket out in the post).
Disabled Badge Holders may park free of charge. There is limited parking for blue badge holders outside the front entrance of the Hall.
Cafe in the Courtyard - A stylish addition to the Courtyard Stables, the cafe serves a range of refreshments including home made soups, sandwiches and a range of hot and cold seasonal specials. Vegetarian options are always available.
Shop - The shop, which is also located in the Courtyard Stables, stocks an extensive range of crafts, souvenirs, gifts and books, and is open all year round.
March to October, Open daily: 10am - 5pm (last service 4.30pm)
3rd November to 14th February 2014, Open daily 10-4pm (last service 3:30pm)
Wollaton Hall staff are always keen to help the public get the most out of their visit to the site. Please be aware that our external platform lift is currently out of order and an alternate entry point is in place. For further details please call 0115 9153900. Disabled visitors and those with limited mobility or visitors with different needs should be aware that there is:
- Lift access to gallery floors and toilets
- A 'Changing Places' toilet and height adjustable changing bench is available. Users are requested to bring their own slings and register before use at the Industrial Museum reception.
- Tactile models of the park and hall