Rufford Old Hall

Walking in the garden at Rufford Old Hall

Important notice -

We're working hard to reopen many of our places where it is safe to do so. However, Rufford Old Hall is closed.

A fine Tudor building, the home for stories of romance, wealth and 500 years of Hesketh family history.

Rufford Old Hall

Things to see and do

Discover special places nearby

Rufford Old Hall

Art and collections

Screen inside Rufford's Great Hall

Highlights of the house and collections 

While Rufford Old Hall is closed, here's your chance to delve into some of the must-see objects and collections from across five centuries of Rufford's and Lancashire's history.

Rufford Old Hall

Wildlife

Volunteer beekeepers tending a hive

Queen Bees at Rufford Old Hall 

Bees are essential to a healthy environment and at Rufford Old Hall we have three hives with new queens, that are from our own stock of bees.

Rufford Old Hall

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Rufford Old Hall on the National Trust Collections website