Secrets of the Old Hall Tour

From the Lord of the Manors Great Hall to its final use as a humble Mole Catcher’s cottage, uncover 500yrs of occupation and the missing piece of the Tatton Park jigsaw.

  • Booking essential

A guided tour with our expert guide that unwraps everything from Archaeology surveys and Architectural changes, original medieval owners and the start of the Egerton families story at Tatton through to the lives of last occupants. Uncover the echo’s of the past inside what is believed by many to be one of the most haunted buildings in the country.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £12.00
    Includes park entry and a complimentary drink

The basics

Booking details
Call 01625 374428
Intended for Adults
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet at the Old Hall car park, a short walk from the Old Hall.
What to bring and wear
This tour is mostly conducted inside, but the hall can be cold, so warm outdoor clothing is advised. Sturdy footwear is also recommended.
There is some disabled parking close to the Hall. The tour will involve climbing a small set of narrow stairs to access the upper floor. For queries about disabled access, please phone Tatton Park.
Complementary self serve hot drinks after the tour, informal Q&A with our expert guide and the opportunity to revisit the building and grounds at your leisure


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
14 September 2019 11:00 - 13:00 Available

Contact Info

Tatton education
Call 01625 374428

Upcoming events

The Tatton Park "Passion for Power" Classic Motor Show

Sat 17 Aug 2019
Around 2,000 classic cars, autojumble and general trade stands and car mart. A great day out for all the family.

Beginner's Watercolour Workshop

Sat 17 Aug 2019
A beginner's watercolour workshop with local artist Chris Beesley.

Summer Activities at the Farm

Sat 17 Aug 2019
Summer activities filled with fun at the Farm.

The Tatton Ball

Sat 17 Aug 2019
In 1897, Tatton hosted an extravagant costumed ball in celebration of Wilbraham Egerton's Earldom.

Gathering - Mansion installation by Susie MacMurray

Sat 17 Aug 2019
International artist, Susie MacMurray, presents her installation 'Gathering', throughout 28 June - 6 October 2019 at Tatton Park, in association with East Cheshire Hospice.

Maurice Egerton's 'Kenyan Legacy' Exhibition in the Mansion

Sat 17 Aug 2019
Maurice, 4th Lord Egerton left a lasting legacy in Kenya. This Mansion exhibition explores the development of his African estates and the story of his time in Kenya, where he is still celebrated and held in great affection today.