Rufford Old Hall

Rufford Old Hall, Spring Blossom

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

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Book Signing - The Rufford Rose

Thu 29 Nov 2018
Come and meet Rufford Old Hall volunteer Margaret Lambert who will be signing copies of her new book The Rufford Rose.

Christmas Grotto at Rufford Old Hall

Sat 01 Dec 2018
Father Christmas has swapped the North Pole for Rufford Old Hall and is joining us for 3 weekends in December. Visit him to receive a gift and let him know your Christmas wishes.

Christmas Decorating Workshop

Fri 14 Dec 2018
Come along and enjoy a guided tour of the house to admire the traditional festive decorations before taking part in a workshop to create your own traditional wreath to adorn your own front door. All materials are provided.
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Eating and shopping

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Visitors in the Great Hall at Rufford Old Hall

Organise a group visit 

The perfect place for a group trip, we'll work with you to ensure your visit is the very best experience.

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Rufford Old Hall is a beautiful venue for a wedding

Get married in style and elegance 

Choose Rufford Old Hall for your special day and enjoy the classic atmosphere of this historic house and its picturesque gardens.

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Get involved

A volunteer with visitors in the Tudor Great Hall

Become a volunteer 

Take a look at current volunteer opportunities, the benefits of getting involved and how to join the team.

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Peacock Butterfly

Nature Trail at Rufford Old Hall 

See if you can spot some bugs, butterflies or bees on our nature trail around the gardens!

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.

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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