Opening Times & Admission


The Farm Shop and Bike Shop (Giant Store Lincoln)  remain open to the public daily (Sunday 10am-4pm) during lockdown as essential retail, providing a safe and socially-distanced service and promoting Hands. Face. Space at all times.

FARM SHOP CHAT + COLLECT: Safely shop with us over the phone and we’ll get your shopping ready for you to collect without even getting out of your car. Please call on  01522 688581, the line is open daily 9.30am-3.30pm with collection slots available Monday-Friday.

HOME + CLOTHING CHAT + COLLECT: For cosy home furnishings and accessories, Farrow & Ball paint, books for all ages, candles, bath and body products, ladieswear and menswear clothing, accessories, footwear and more, our Doddington at Home and Country Clothing store team are offering a Chat + Collect service. It’s also the perfect opportunity to safely order gifts and tick off Christmas lists over the phone by calling 01522 812512. The phone line is open 9.30am-3.30pm daily with contactless collection slots available on request.

Doddington Coffee Shop (next to the Bike Shop) is open daily 9am-4pm for food and drink takeaways. A new all-day menu serving bacon baps, burgers, jacket potatoes, toasted waffles, sweet treats and more, is available to order in advance over the phone – please call 01522 243189 – or on arrival at the door.

Freshly-cut Doddington Christmas trees will be available from our Christmas Tree Yard from 21 November.

The parkland is open with free access for the local community daily until dusk.

The Hall & Gardens, Cafe, Tea Room, Home Store, Country Clothing are closed during the lockdown period.

Staff and visitor safety is our main priority so please follow the safety measures that we have put in place. Please help us keep you safe by looking to the signs in place to guide you, using the hand sanitiser provided, wearing a face-covering indoors and adhering to social distancing and the rule of six at all times.

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.

Best wishes,

Claire & James Birch



Please stay safe:

  • HANDS – please use the hand sanitiser provided
  • FACE – please wear  a face covering indoors (except when sitting down to eat or drink).  
  • SPACE – please adhere to social distancing at all times and the rule of six.

We very much appreciate your understanding and continued support during this period. Please visit our COVID-19 update page for the latest information.



Imaginatively decorated for this year’s theme ‘Secret Gardens,’ Doddington Hall will be transformed for the festive period.

3–23 Dec; open daily, 10am-4pm

Adult £15, Child £7, Family £43

Pre-booking essential

Unfortunately due to COVID-19 restrictions, Father Christmas will not be able to join us this year.


Historic Houses

Doddington is part of Historic Houses. Find out about joining Historic Houses to gain free entry to Doddington during normal opening times (excludes special selected events and Christmas opening) and 300 historic houses and gardens. USE CODE DODD08 TO GET £5 OFF YOUR JOINING FEE ONLINE.

Historic Houses