Important notice -

We’ve re-opened the gardens & parkland at Hardwick. The house will open from 1 Sept. Mon-Fri, 12-4pm. You will need to book your visit in advance. Check What’s On to book. You will be turned away if you arrive without a booking.

An Elizabethan masterpiece

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Please book a ticket before your visit 

The park and gardens at Hardwick will reopen from 3 June and you’ll need to book tickets before you visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. We'll be releasing tickets every Friday.  Please note we’ll be turning people away who arrive and haven't booked. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Hardwick (14 Sept - 20 Sept)

Fri 18 Sep 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Hardwick.

Timed entry to Hardwick (21 Sept - 27 Sept)

Mon 21 Sep 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Hardwick.

Eating and shopping

Hardwick plant sales


Our shop and plant sales is open all week 11am - 4pm. For the safety of staff and visitors we've introduced social distancing measures and changes to payment, which will be via card only. In line with government guidance visitors to our shop will be required to wear a face covering from July 24. Please bring one along with you. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after Hardwick for everyone, for ever.


Things to see and do

Den building Killerton Devon

Summer fun for families at Hardwick 

Come and discover our top family challenges in the gardens, parkland and woodland at Hardwick, no equipment needed, just use your senses and imagination. Have an adventure on a family friendly walk, with a delicious ice cream or cake to take-away or relax and enjoy one of our picturesque picnic spots.


Art and collections


Our work

Details of three portraits

Addressing the histories of slavery and colonialism at the National Trust 

Hardwick, along with a number of other places and collections in our care, has direct links to colonialism. Learn more about what we are doing to address the histories of slavery and colonialism and to acknowledge their impact and legacies.


Places to stay