Calke Abbey

Important notice -

Diversions are in place for access to the house and gardens this week (Mon to Fri), and there’s a partial closure of the Tramway Trail. Pop into the Ticket Office for more information on how to make the most of your day. Thank you for your support.

The un-stately home and country estate

Calke Abbey

Things to see and do

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The Tramway Trail multi-use trail at Calke Abbey in Derbyshire

Six reasons to visit Calke Abbey for half term 

Already planning your October half-term activities? Look no further... we've pulled together our top reasons to bring the kids to Calke for half-term fun.

Upcoming events

Calke Unlocked: a tour with a twist (age 14+)

Sun 21 Oct 2018
Museum tours not for you? Want to have a little fun with history instead? Introducing Calke Unlocked - a new kind of tour at Calke Abbey. Play games, take selfies, and see Calke in a whole new light.

Capture Calke on Camera

Sat 27 Oct 2018
Bring your camera to Calke and have some fun with the photography team on this creative walk in the park.

Kids with Cameras

Sat 27 Oct 2018
Bring your camera to Calke and have some fun with the photography team on this creative walk in the park.

Country Food and Drink Fair

Sun 28 Oct 2018
Celebrate local food that's grown, raised, baked or caught within a 30-mile radius of Calke.

Pumpkin Party

Wed 31 Oct 2018
Get in the spooky spirit at Calke's popular pumpkin party!

Hidden Waterways Walk

Thu 01 Nov 2018
Join a park guide to trace hidden waterways around the estate.
Calke Abbey

Eating and shopping

Calke Abbey


Calke Abbey

Our work

Calke Abbey

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


Calke Abbey

Get involved

Calke Abbey

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Calke Abbey on the National Trust Collections website