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The Palace’s impressive architecture and incredible scenery provides a stunning setting forfilming, from classic period dramas, to factual documentaries and modern feature films. Some films place the Palace centre stage but others come to film small aspects, you might not recognise at first glance such as part of a staircase or a glimpse of the maze.

Films shot at Blenheim Palace:

Cinderella, 2015
A Little Chaos, 2015
SPECTRE, 2015
Gulliver’s Travels (Jack Black, Emily Blunt, James Corden, Catherine Tate, Billy Connolly) Fox UK Productions, 2010. Watch a clip about this movie
The Young Victoria (Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend, Miranda Richardson) Jean-Marc Vallee Director, Producer – Graham King and Martin Scorsese, 2008. Watch a movie about this film
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Warner Brothers, 2007
The Libertine (Jonny Depp) Weinstein Company, 2004
The Lost Prince BBC Film Talkback Productions, 2003
The Four Feathers (Heath Ledger) Paramount Pictures, 2002
Kabi Khushi Kabhie Gham Yash Raj films, 2001. Watch Visit Britain TV clip about this movie
Just Visiting French time travel movie, 2001
Entrapment 20th Century Fox, 1999
The Avengers Warner Brothers, 1998
Hamlet (Kenneth Brannagh) Castle Rock, 1996
Black Beauty, 1994
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (Harrison Ford), 1989
Orlando, 1982
History of the World, Part 1 (Mel Brooks), 1981
Young Winston Directed by Richard Attenborough, 1972
The Scarlet Pimpernal (Leslie Howard), 1934

Film name: Gulliver's Travels (2010)

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsFrench signs/guidesGerman signs/guidesGift shopItalian signs/guidesOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePostboxPublic toiletsTelephone (public)Welcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

French, German, Japanese, Italian, Russian and Chinese guides.

"Behind the Scenes" Tour

Fri 6 Jan - Tue 28 Feb 2017

Discover the intricate processes of historical restoration and modern conservation whilst maintaining the heritage of the Oxfordshire World Heritage Site.

Woodstock 0800 849 6500

 
 

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    Address

    Woodstock,
    Oxfordshire,
    OX20 1PP

    • VistEngland VAQAS
    • Green Tourism Gold Award
    • Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme
    • The Treasure Houses of England
    • Hudsons Heritage Awards - Winner
    • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

    Film/TV Location

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    Location

    Directions

    See location of Blenheim Palace on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SP 441160  Lat: 51.84148 Long: -1.36113

    Blenheim Palace is in Woodstock, 8 miles from Oxford on the A44 Evesham Road. It is easily accessible by car, coach and train. Blenheim is 12 miles from junction 9 of the M40 and is signposted from the motorway.
    Bus Route S3 Stagecoach service departs from bay 8, Gloucester Green Coach station, every half hour seven days a week.

    Parking: free

    Accessible by Public Transport: 8 miles from Oxford station

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Cash PointCash Point
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • French signs/guidesFrench signs/guides
    • German signs/guidesGerman signs/guides
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • Italian signs/guidesItalian signs/guides
    • On-site cateringOn-site catering
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • PostboxPostbox
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
    • Welcome HostWelcome Host
    • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

    French, German, Japanese, Italian, Russian and Chinese guides.

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

    Parking

    • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is:
      • YesGravel
    • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
    • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
      • YesRamp

    Dining

    • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to restaurant / cafe
    • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp to a specially adapted toilet for wheelchair users
    • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
      • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
      • YesNut free
      • YesAdditive free
      • YesOrganic
      • YesVegetarian
    • YesBaby changing facilities
    • YesRestaurant / café well lit and suitable for people with sight impairments
    • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
    • YesHigh chairs for children
    • YesChildren's menu
    • YesAudible alarm system

    Entrance

    • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesEntrance is well lit