Weddings

Hardwick provides a magical setting for your big day © Clear Image Photography

Hardwick provides a magical setting for your big day

Say "I do" at Hardwick

With its impressive house and inspirational gardens, Hardwick is the ideal setting to celebrate your wedding in style.

This stunning Elizabethan mansion, built by Bess of Hardwick in the 1590s and remarkably unchanged since, provides the perfect backdrop for your special day.

A unique setting

Take your vows in the atmospheric Entrance Hall © Clear Image Photography

Take your vows in the atmospheric Entrance Hall

The magnificent Entrance Hall, hung with Elizabethan tapestries, provides an atmospheric location for civil ceremonies and partnerships and seats up to 70 guests.

Use the balcony for a string quartet to serenade you or use our facilities for your own musical preferences.

The East Colonnade, with a beautiful view across the gardens, is also available for drinks receptions.

Record your memories

Hardwick provides a fantastic location for your wedding shots © Clear Image Photography

Hardwick provides a fantastic location for your wedding shots

The wedding couple also have exclusive use of the Long Gallery and High Great Chamber as stunning backdrops for photographs. Or you might like to take some romantic photos in the walled gardens and orchard while your guests enjoy the colourful plant borders.

Special extras

  • Marquee in the Pinetum at Nymans 

    Marquee in a meadow

    The 'Wine Glass' field can accommodate a sumptuous marquee for larger parties and receptions.

  • Beautiful wedding cake © Mikaela Morgan

    Catering

    We have a list of National Trust approved caterers for you to choose from.

  • Hardwick Hall © David Levenson

    Booking your day

    To find out more about holding your wedding at Hardwick call 01246 850430.

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