Visiting Kedleston this season

early frosty morning at kedleston

Find out what to expect from your visit to Kedleston and plan a great day out this season.

What’s open? 

The parkland, garden and toilets are open daily from 9.30am-4pm. Last entry is 3.15pm.
The restaurant is open daily from 10am - 3.30pm, takeaway food and drinks and outdoor seating are available.

The shop is open Thursday - Monday only from 10am-3.30pm, please read further guidance below if you're planning to visit the shop. The Hall (and Musuem) is now closed for winter conservation. 

How to visit

You no longer need to book your visit to Kedleston Hall – the gates are open from 9.30am every day, so you can arrive at any time without booking. Please be aware that our quieter times are weekday afternoons and that the whole site closes at 4pm. Entry is free for members, but please bring all membership cards with you. Non-members are required to pay an admission fee (please check prices for full details.)

Following government guidance, face coverings are required in indoor spaces, unless exempt. The safety of our visitors, volunteers and staff remains our top priority. We'll continue to provide hand sanitiser and stick to our high standards of cleanliness.

Exploring the park and garden

There are over 800 acres of outdoor space for you to explore at Kedleston, with plenty of views to enjoy. We recommend you download a copy here showing the 4 suggested walk routes or take a picture of the map on site on arrival. 

Please note, the walk routes in the leaflet are not fully accessible and include slopes, steps, a footbridge and livestock gates. There is easy and level access to the garden through the double gates near the visitor reception building. Cycling is not permitted within the parkland or the walk routes. You are welcome to travel to Kedleston by bicycle, there is designated cycle parking in the main visitor car park.

Please refer to the updated access statement available on the website for full details of access around the site.

Eating at Kedleston 

The restaurant is open daily. 

Visiting the shop

The shop is now open (Thursday-Monday only.) Our winter sale starts on 23 December! Find out how to access it and what is on offer. A face covering is required in the shop unless you are exempt.

Bringing a dog?

Dogs are welcome in all outdoor areas at Kedleston. You’ll find water bowls available and dog waste bins along the short/long walk routes.

Couple walk brown cocker spaniel dog

Visiting Kedleston with your dog 

Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome throughout the Kedleston gardens and parkland with great walks for you to enjoy.