Things to see & do

Set in the beautiful Peak District

Eyam set in lovely countryside © National Trust/A Tryner

Eyam set in lovely countryside

With its legendary plague history and fascinating stories Eyam Hall nestles in the beautiful Peak District.

The perfect place to spend the day with friends or family to enjoy a walk, visit the craft centre or discover Eyam’s history.

Eyam Hall

Eyam Hall settled against the beautiful walled garden. © National Trust

Eyam Hall settled against the beautiful walled garden.

Eyam Hall, built in 1671, is both welcoming and charming and gives a fascinating insight into the lives and characters who have shaped its history.

Home of the Wright family for eleven generations, it is an unspoilt example of a gritstone Jacobean manor house.

The walled garden

The garden continues to be an ever changing space © National Trust

The garden continues to be an ever changing space

The walled gardens are an absolute delight.

Have some fun with garden games on the lawn or take in the autumn colours.

Discover what the unusual building at the end of the garden is and how its usage has changed over the years.

Autumn walks

Join us for a walk this autumn and take in the views and colours which the changing season brings. Practice your camera skills on our seasonal photography walk, Eyam through a lens, or enjoy two of Derbyshire's gems on one day with our Eyam to Longshaw guided walks.


Behind the Scenes Tour

See parts of the collection that aren't normally on show

Every Friday at 3pm in September and October
If you've ever wondered what lies behind the locked doors of Eyam Hall, this is your opportunity to take a peek and explore parts of the house normally not open to the public. Tickets £4 per person + normal admission price.

Join us for a story

Literary evenings this autumn

With its intimate and cosy feel, Eyam Hall is the perfect venue for being carried away into the depths of a story.

19th September- Three Derbyshire Authors- Writers and the Peak

24th October-Haunted Tales at Eyam Hall (for adults)

Thought walks

Discover Eyam’s remarkable history

Grab your boots for a walk around Eyam.

We have created four thought walks, each themed around stories from the plague years and relics in the village. The  spectacular surrounding countryside, makes it a great base for walking.

Visit with friends

If you’re looking for a unique and fascinating experience to share with a group of friends we're now taking bookings. Whether you have a few hours to spare, a whole day or evening we’re happy to offer a range of Hall and village tours. Alternatively, we'll come to you with our flexible external talks programme.

Explore Eyam

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Enjoy regular volunteer led walks to discover Eyam's beautiful landscape and find out more about its place in history. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 11am and 2pm.