Aerial view of the Hardwick hall and gardens

Things to see and do

Upcoming events

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.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 14 Apr 2017
Get outdoors this Easter and enjoy our hunts around the house, garden and along Lady Spencer's wood. There will be a chocolate reward for all. Also enjoy nature Easter themed crafts. Children must be accompanied by adults.

Great British Food Festival

Sat 29 Apr 2017
The Great British Food Festival is back at Hardwick. The event starts at 10am each day,with over 80 artisan stall, craft and gift stall, tasty hot food vendors, great chef demos, kids cookery and circus workshops, and live music throughout the day.

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.