Calke Abbey

Calke Abbey

Things to see and do

Calke Abbey

What's on 

Upcoming events

Half term family fun days

Sun 14 Feb 2016
11:30-16:00
Pop into Squirt's Stable and out of the weather and join us for some family fun activities.

Ranger ramble- The Ticknall Limeyards

Thu 03 Mar 2016
14:00-16:00
Join a ranger and find out about the Ticknall Limeyards and Tramway, two important areas of industrial archaeology, on the Calke Estate. Meet at the ticket office for this brisk two hour walk.

Calke alive 18th Century

Sat 12 Mar 2016
12:30-16:00
The house is in its heyday, come and see some of the visitors the family are entertaining and the staff that are looking after them.

Bonhams Valuation Day

Wed 16 Mar 2016
11:00-14:00
Bring your items to be valued by experts from Bonhams Auctioneers specialising in silver, jewellery, pictures, ceramics, furniture, clocks and works of art.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Calke

Fri 25 Mar 2016
11:00-15:30
Follow the Easter trail and hunt down the clues that will lead to your prize. Sponsored by Cadbury's. £3.50 per child-children must be accompanied by an adult.

Lambing at Home Farm

Sat 02 Apr 2016
11:00-15:30
Come and see Calke's spring lambs. We have a small flock of rare breed sheep on the Estate. Visit Calke for a chance to see a lamb being born or to see our young lambs in the Kitchen Garden.
Calke Abbey

Eating

Calke abbey cream scone

Eating and drinking  

Why not enjoy a great range of food and drink while you're here?

Calke Abbey

Wildlife

A robin at Calke Abbey

Winter wildlife at Calke Abbey 

Calke park is great in winter with plenty of wildlife to spot against the backdrop of gnarled trees and icy waters

Calke Abbey

Our work

Our work Calke Abbey

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Places to stay

Wicket Nook holiday cottage at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire

Calke Abbey's holiday cottages 

Whether you want a romantic break or a larger gathering for friends and family, we can accommodate your needs.

Calke Abbey

History