Important notice -

We’ve re-opened the gardens, shop, restaurant and parkland at Hardwick. The house is open 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, restaurant, shop and gardens at Hardwick have reopened and the Hall is open Mondays-Fridays. We're looking forward to welcoming you back. Please book your ticket here before you visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking. Tickets will be released every Friday. Booking for each day closes at 3pm the day before. Where space is available (spaces limited), pre-booking may not always be necessary, however if you do not book we cannot guarantee admission and you may be turned away.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Hardwick (21 Sept - 27 Sept)

Tue 22 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


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