Important notice -

We’ve re-opened the garden and parkland at Hardwick. You will need to book your visit in advance. Check What’s On for the latest information and 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 (10 August - 16 August)

Wed 12 Aug 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Hardwick.

Eating and shopping

Spicy chilli jacket potato

Food and drink

Our restaurant has reopened serving a range of takeaway hot lunches, freshly bakes scones, cakes, drinks and more. We’ve introduced new safety measures including closure of our seating areas, screens at our till and collection points and card payment only. We look forward to welcoming you back. A face covering is required for this area.

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

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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.