Aerial view of the Hardwick hall and gardens

Important notice -

**Site closed today** please be aware that due to the extreme winds and weather warnings in place, we have taken the decision to close Hardwick today (Thursday). We hope to reopen the estate tomorrow (Friday 24 February).

An Elizabethan masterpiece


Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Half term excitement at Hardwick

Fri 24 Feb 2017
Discover what's new at Hardwick this year with all the family. Take part in a family craft to help us celebrate our embroidery Lucretia returning from conservation, or explore the great outdoors and visit the play trail. To celebrate National...

Discover the Winter Border

Tue 28 Feb 2017
Discover the delights of the Hardwick winter border and find out how to get some winter colour in your own garden.

Walking for health

Thu 02 Mar 2017
Join us for both short and long walks on the Hardwick estate and surrounding countryside. Enjoy an opportunity to get outdoors, stretch your legs and meet new people.

Spring in the garden

Thu 09 Mar 2017
Join our gardeners as they explore the garden as it is waking up. Discover the Stumpery and see if you can identify the trees without their leaves!

Wedding Show

Sun 19 Mar 2017
Join us on this Spring weekend and discover how Hardwick can host your special day. Wedding organisers Honeysuckle and Castle will be showcasing local wedding supplying talent, and be on hand to show you around the Hall. The event will be very...

Spring family activities

Sat 25 Mar 2017
Explore nature at Hardwick with the arrival of Spring. Throughout the school holidays enjoy activities for all the family to enjoy. There may be additional charges for craft activities.

Eating and shopping

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Places to stay

The sitting rooms in No4 stableyard, holiday cottage

Places to stay at Hardwick Hall 

Whether you're looking for a family getaway or a romantic break, we have a holiday cottage for you at Hardwick.