Dr Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough Associate Professor of Medieval History and Literature, Durham University
Best of 2020 – The Oxford Photographic Society Annual Exhibition – SOFO – 12th February to 15th March
A wide variety of stunning images from the members of OPS will be on display.
The 1980s Britain was dominated by a single political figure, Margaret Thatcher vowed “to move this country in a new direction”.
A fascinating insight into the heady world of the upper classes in a time of great social, artistic and political change.
A perfect afternoon escape for grandchildren and grandparents!
A special joint Fundraiser event for ABF: The Soldiers Charity and Soldiers of Oxfordshire Trust.
Contradictions and Complications. Blenheim’s Relationship with the World.
We welcome runners and walkers of all abilities (aged 14 and over) to run, jog or walk the five-mile course around our Parkland.
Our Pleasure Gardens will transform into an Easter wonderland with lots of interactive experiences, family-friendly activities, Easter trails and shows to enjoy.
Run for fun or support your chosen charity with our 7km run.
Made up entirely of new works inspired by the Palace’s collection, the Blenheim Art Foundation will unveil a major solo exhibition by acclaimed British Artist Cecily Brown.
A weekend packed with action and entertainment, with knights on horseback charging in traditional tilt and battling on foot with the mighty mace and quarterstaff!
We welcome thousands of competitors and spectators every year to the stunning surroundings of Blenheim Palace to take part in one of the most spectacular triathlons in Europe.
We are very excited to welcome back Fantastic Food Festivals to host the sixth annual Blenheim Palace Food Festival.
Come and sing with Woodstock Music Society and guest conductor Nicholas Cleobury
Our favourite circus event returns with more magic, action and entertainment under the big top.
Nocturne Live is a series of summer concerts combining the talent of a fantastic line-up of artists with the spectacular backdrop of the Great Court.
Join us for our annual Flower Show to celebrate the very best of gardening, home and lifestyle.
Pack up the hampers and champers and join thousands of loyal fans for an exceptional afternoon and evening of entertainment.
To elect a Mock Mayor on a yearly basic & dunk them in the River Glyme
Bring your bicycles (and helmets please!) and enjoy this unique annual opportunity to cycle around the picturesque Parkland of our World Heritage Site.
August Bank Holiday For full details see www.woodstocklive.co.uk
Salon Privé returns to Blenheim Palace with their most sensational line-up to date.
Salon Privé Classic & Supercar (formerly Blenheim Palace Classic & Supercar) with a spectacular, fun-packed day for the whole family.
Returning for its 30th year the SsangYong Blenheim Palace Horse Trials attracts the world’s best riders and thousands of spectators over the four-day event.
Get fit and help save lives by raising vital funds to beat heart disease!
With over 150 British designer-makers discover the perfect presents for all the family, from special commissions to simple stocking fillers.
Woodstock Festive Fayre takes place in St Mary Magdalene Church, Woodstock, in November.
To coincide with The Woodstock Festive Fayre, visitors are warmly invited to a Night of a Thousand Candles next November.