Calke Abbey

Calke Abbey

Things to see and do

What's on at Calke Abbey

Upcoming events

Garden of Imagination

Mon 22 Jul 2019
The walled kitchen garden has been transformed into the Garden of Imagination.

Calke Unlocked: A Tour Turned on its Head (age 14+)

Tue 23 Jul 2019
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.

Nature Detectives Walk

Fri 26 Jul 2019
Get your binoculars ready for this family friendly guided walk, where we'll be searching for signs of creatures in the woodland habitats at Calke.

Archaeology Live Day

Sat 27 Jul 2019
Get stuck in and make fantastic discoveries at our Archaeology Live Day.

'50 things' Bear Hunt

Tue 30 Jul 2019
The Calke Abbey bears are out and about with their '50 things to do before you're 11 ¾' wall charts. Come and join them to tick off some of your '50 things'!

On the Trail of Ale Walk

Thu 01 Aug 2019
A fascinating walk to the hidden Tollgate brewery, where you'll learn about past and present brewing on the Calke Estate. Unfortunately this event is now fully booked.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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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.

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Get involved

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Art and collections

Our collections

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