Nestled among 600 acres of historic parkland, the house and gardens at Calke Abbey tell the unique story of the dramatic decline of a country house estate. Discover the 'un-stately' home, find out more about the people who lived and worked here, and enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of spring in the peaceful working gardens.
Behind its imposing baroque exterior, Calke Abbey tells the story of the dramatic decline of a country house estate. Discover the 'un-stately' home and find an assortment of strange objects around the house...
After a winter slumber, Calke’s gardens are beginning to bloom for the spring. Watch the gardeners at work and see pops of spring colour around the peaceful gardens.
Are you planning a visit to Calke Abbey? Whether you want to find the best spring walks or explore inside the 'un-stately home', we can help you get the most out of your visit.
Everyone needs a place to escape to. This spring, immerse yourself in nature on a peaceful walk in over 600 acres of inspiring parkland at Calke.
Get outdoors and closer to nature at the brand-new Calke Explore, open all year round.