Things to see & do

Welcome to Eyam

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

A beautiful unspoilt family home © National Trust

A beautiful unspoilt family home

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.
 

Eyam Hall walled gardens

Space to run free and explore © National Trust

Space to run free and explore

The walled gardens are a delight, spring is nearly here with buds on the trees and daffodils soon to bloom. 
Have some fun with garden games on the lawn or find a peaceful spot for a picnic.
Discover what the unusual building is at the end of the garden is and how its usage has changed over the years.

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. Blow away the cobwebs and join us this season for a frosty Winter Walk

Explore Eyam

Visit the Craft Centre for beautiful handmade gifts © National Trust

Enjoy regular volunteer led walks to discover Eyam's beautiful landscape and find out more about its place in history. Blow away the cobwebs and join us this season for a frosty Winter Walk

Conservation in Action

Volunteers are essential to helping protect our collection

Although the winter conservation clean is complete, there are always jobs to do around the Hall. Come along Thursdays in March and April to find out more about how we care for our special place.

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 for 2015. 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.

Find out more

 

Thought walks

Explore Eyam and the Riley graves on a thought walk

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.

Muck in Mornings

A well deserved cup of tea with new friends

Drop in at the garden and get stuck in. Try something new and find out what it's like to volunteer at Eyam and ask the gardeners for green fingered tips. April Saturdays 10:30 - 1.

Street photographer on country lanes

Wed 25 March -Sun 31 May, 10.30am- 4pm (Wednesday till Sunday)
Enjoy a wonderfully wild photography exhibition by local photographer ‘Villager Jim’. Normal admission price applies.

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