Rufford Old Hall

Rufford Old Hall, Spring Blossom

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

Bluebell woods

What's in bloom at Rufford? 

While we are closed at the moment, that's no reason not to celebrate the arrival of spring. Find out what's in bloom in Rufford's garden this season and take inspiration for your own outdoor space.

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Art and collections

Visitor admiring suits of armour in the Great Hall at Rufford

Rufford's must-see collection items 

Check out the must-see objects and collections from Rufford's five centuries of history you won't want to miss on your journey through the house.

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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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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