colourful deckchairs on the South Lawn

Important notice -

On Monday 21 & Tuesday 22 August Hardwick Hall, Stableyard & Parkland will be closed to the public for a private event. Over these two days, why not visit nearby Stainsby Mill, where you can celebrate summer with family games and trails.

An Elizabethan masterpiece

Summer Nights Film Festival at Hardwick includes La La Land and Top Gun

Summer Nights Outdoor Film Festival 

QUAD's Summer Nights Film Festival at Hardwick is now sold out

Upcoming events

Hardwick Summer of Family Fun

Mon 21 Aug 2017
Enjoy lots of family fun at Hardwick this summer with activities across the property to get involved in. There will be a different activity each day.

Hands on veg tasting

Wed 23 Aug 2017
Try herbs and veg from Hardwick's own gardens with expert gardeners. Drop in at 11am, 1pm and 3pm. Normal admission charges to the garden apply.

Walking for health

Thu 24 Aug 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.

Make a Hardwick Flower Roundel

Thu 24 Aug 2017
Using flowers from Hardwick's garden make a roundel from sticky card to take home. Normal admission charges to the garden apply.

Conservation in Action

Fri 25 Aug 2017
See the Hardwick team in action conserving items of the collection around the Hall, and discover more about how they do this. Admission charges to the Hall apply.

Discover the Duck Decoy

Sat 26 Aug 2017
Discover the newly restored Duck Decoy that used to trap ducks for the estate to eat, in drop in sessions at 11am, 1pm and 3pm. Find out the types ducks that would have been there, and hear them quack. Bring a picnic and relax by the ponds in the...

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