Calke Abbey

Calke Abbey

Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Christmas Lunch at Calke Abbey

Fri 13 Dec 2019
Indulge in a festive three-course Christmas lunch prepared by the Calke chefs.

Breakfast with Father Christmas

Sat 14 Dec 2019
Enjoy a full English breakfast in the café and see Father Christmas and his elves. Unfortunately this event is now SOLD OUT - we apologise for any inconvenience.

Father Christmas in his Grotto (Saturdays - SOLD OUT)

Sat 14 Dec 2019
Father Christmas is making a special visit to Calke Abbey this December. Saturday tickets are now SOLD OUT.

Calke Unlocked: Hidden House (age 14+)

Sat 14 Dec 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 photos, and see the house in a whole new light.

Christmas Gift Market

Sat 14 Dec 2019
Get ahead with your Christmas shopping and discover a range of unique gifts at Calke's Christmas Gift Market.

Christmas Weekends at Calke Abbey

Sat 14 Dec 2019
Experience magical Christmas weekends at Calke Abbey, with lights, illuminations and festive fairs for all the family.
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Eating and shopping

Making mince pies with a star-shaped pastry cutter

Christmas lunch at Calke Abbey

Enjoy Christmas dinner at Calke cooked by our talented chefs.

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Calke Abbey

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