It can be seen from any angle that Hardwick Hall is more glass than wall © National Trust/Robert Morris

It can be seen from any angle that Hardwick Hall is more glass than wall

A warm welcome to Hardwick Hall

Whether visiting for the day or just for a few hours, Hardwick is the perfect place for a group trip and we'll work with you to ensure your group visit is the very best experience.

How to book your group visit

Group visits to Hardwick Hall

To find out more and to make a booking please email the Business Support team at Hardwick who will work with you to create the best possible visit.

Exclusive architecture tours

The towers are the first thing you see as you climb the hill.

To mark 400 years this October since the death of the architect Robert Smythson, Hardwick Hall and Haddon Hall are uniting to offer special Smythson tours throughout the month, giving visitors a unique opportunity to explore in one day the architect’s designs at these two historic Derbyshire halls.
Enjoy a special day of two tours at these fascinating sites for just £30 per person. Available on Mondays throughout October at pre-booked times throughout the day. To book tickets, call the Hardwick Estate Office on 01246 858 400

Tasty thing to eat and drink

The Great Barn Restaurant is ready to welcome groups of all sizes. Whether for a morning coffee, delicious lunch or afternoon sweet treat there'll be something to tickle your tastebuds.

Getting around

Get around Hardwick on our visitor buggy

At Hardwick we want to ensure that all of our visitors enjoy their visit. There is a shuttle buggy from the Visitor Centre to the Hall running daily and the option to borrow a wheelchair to help you make the most of your visit.


We know it can be daunting planning a group visit so we've created a few suggestions to help you plan your trip. Download our suggested itineraries for ideas or if you want further information send us an email

Private tours

Explore the unusual places of Hardwick

Looking for something a little different? Why not book one of our private tours. Choose from an Open Day Tour just before Hall opening or a Private tour after hours (Tuesdays all the year). For more information please email the Business Support team.