Coronavirus Information

01.08.20 • PHONE LINES DOWN • Our phone lines are currently down at Doddington due to a lightning strike last night. We apologise for any inconvenience caused, we’re working as fast as we can to get them up and running as soon as possible. In the meantime, you can contact us by emailing farmshop@doddingtonhall.com

The Gardens, Parkland, Farm Shop, Home Store, Farrow & Ball Studio, Country Clothing, Bike Shop, Main Cafe & Coffee Shop are open daily. The Doddington Tea Room is open Wed-Sun.

*PLEASE NOTE THAT FACE COVERINGS ARE NOW MANDATORY IN ALL SHOPS & FOR TAKEAWAY*

SCULPTURE AT DODDINGTON – GARDENS & GALLERY: Daily 10am-4pm (please pre-book)

HALL: Open on Sundays only, 12-4pm (by timed ticket only)

FARM SHOP & BIKE SHOP: Daily 9am-5pm (Sun 10am-4pm)

HOME STORE, FARROW & BALL & COUNTRY CLOTHING: Daily 10am-4pm

DODDINGTON CAFE: Daily 9am-4pm (Sun 10am-4pm). See below for service times.

DODDINGTON TEA ROOM: Afternoon Tea served Tues-Sun (booking recommended)

COFFEE SHOP: Daily 9am-4.30pm (Sun 9.30am-4pm)

Toilets are open in the Gardens, Farm Shop Courtyard and Bike Shop.

Staff and visitor safety is our main priority so please follow the safety measures that we have put in place.

We very much appreciate your understanding and continued support during this period. Please keep an eye on this webpage and social media for further updates.

We’re thinking of all our customers during this difficult time, we hope you and your families are staying safe and well, and we look forward to welcoming you back to Doddington from a distance.

Best wishes,

Claire & James Birch

VIEW COVID-19 SECURE STATEMENT

STAY SAFE

Due to COVID-19, we’ve introduced some changes to keep you safe when you visit the Doddington Hall Estate.

To ensure the safety of both our visitors and staff, we politely ask that you adhere to the safety measures in place and respect the 2m social distancing rule at all times.

STAY SAFE

SCULPTURE EXHIBITION

With Doddington Hall as a backdrop, our walled gardens, romantic wild gardens and the parkland beyond are the perfect foil for 390 works of art made by 68 Sculptors from across the UK and beyond.

25 July – 6 Sept, Gardens & Stable Yard Gallery open daily 10am-4pm (last entry 3pm). Pre-booking is recommended as walk-up capacity is limited.

Garden admission: Adult £7.50, Child £3.50, Family £19

SCULPTURE EXHIBITION

VISIT THE HALL

Explore over 400 years of unbroken family history resulting in a fascinating collection of furniture, weaponry, paintings, ceramics, textiles, household objects, porcelain and a wealth of amusing stories all to be found in and around Doddington Hall.

Open Sundays only 12-4pm – Timed tickets available at the Gatehouse on Sundays only.

VISIT THE HALL

Farm Shop

Our Farm Shop is open  daily 9am–5pm (Sun 10am-4pm).

To comply with social distancing we are limiting the number of customers in the shop and ask all customers to use the hand sanitiser provided prior to entering. Please pay by contactless card payment where possible.

Farm Shop

Home Store

Doddington at Home and our Farrow & Ball studio are open daily 10am-4pm.

Please follow the safety measures in place.

Home Store

COUNTRY CLOTHING

Our BIG SUMMER SALE continues with great savings on Gant, Barbour, Dubarry, One Hundred Stars and more. We’ve added further reductions of up to 70% on selected lines.

The store is open daily 10am-4pm.

Please follow the safety measures in place.

COUNTRY CLOTHING

Giant Store Lincoln

Our Bike Shop, Giant Store Lincoln, is open daily 9am-5pm (Sundays 10am-4pm).

Giant Store Lincoln

EAT OUT TO HELP OUT

Every Monday – Wednesday throughout August, we will be taking part in the Government’s ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ scheme.

Enjoy 50% off your food and soft drinks bill in our Cafe, Coffee Shop Monday-Wednesday and Afternoon Tea in the Doddington Tea Room on Wednesdays, with a total discount of up to £10 off as part of the scheme.

We do not take bookings for the Café or Coffee Shop however we highly recommend pre-booking for Afternoon Tea in the Doddington Tea Room (book here)

• 50% discount on food or non-alcoholic drinks to eat or drink in (up to a maximum of £10 discount per diner) • Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday between 3 and 31 August • Enjoy as many times as you like • You don’t need a voucher to use this scheme • There is no minimum spend • Click here to find out more about the scheme •
EAT OUT TO HELP OUT

Doddington Cafe

The Doddington Cafe is now open daily 9am-4pm (Sun 10am-4pm).

  • Breakfast served 9-11am (Sun 10-11am)
  • Lunch served 12-3pm daily
  • Drinks & Cake served 9am-4pm daily (Sun 10am-4pm)

We’ve made some changes in line with Government guidance – prior to visiting, please take a moment to read about the changes in place to keep everyone safe.

Access is via the courtyard (no access through the Farm Shop). We do not take bookings for the Cafe.

Doddington Cafe

Doddington Tea Room

Enjoy Afternoon Tea in our new Doddington Tea Room situated in the award-winning Coach House.

Delight in a delicious selection of sandwiches, freshly baked scones with clotted cream & jam and a selection of famous Doddington cakes and dainty sweet treats, all served on vintage-style china.

Afternoon Tea: £20 per person

Served Tues-Sun. Booking recommended.

Doddington Tea Room

COFFEE SHOP TAKEAWAY

*COFFEE SHOP IS NOW OPEN FOR TABLE SERVICE & TAKEAWAY*

Open daily 9am-4.30pm (Sunday 9.30am-3.30pm).

Situated inside Giant Store Lincoln, it’s the perfect location for a takeaway treat before or after visiting the Gardens, on one of our many walks around the Doddington Estate or as a cycle stop off.

PLEASE FOLLOW THE SAFETY MEASURES IN PLACE

COFFEE SHOP TAKEAWAY

ESTATE WALKS

There are a number of walks around the Doddington Estate varying in both length and terrain.

The parkland is open daily and free to access (with the exception of the Nature Trail). Please adhere to social distancing guidelines.

Click the link below for more information and a walks leaflet.

ESTATE WALKS

VIRTUAL TOURS

A selection of short virtual garden tours are available on our social media feeds along with Hall tours and a handful of seasonal recipes for you to try at home.

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VIRTUAL TOURS

WEDDINGS UPDATE

We are doing our best to help all our lovely couples currently having their wedding plans affected during such uncertain times. Please click below to read our wedding update.

WEDDINGS UPDATE

Gift Vouchers

Many of our customers have asked how they can support Doddington during this difficult time.

Doddington Gift Vouchers are a great way to support Doddington and will also give you something to look forward to in the future.

Gift Vouchers