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The Peak District & Derbyshire

Calke Abbey

The un-stately home and country estate

Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 7JF

A family of visitors walk down a grassy path through the Pleasure Grounds towards the south front of the house at Calke Abbey on a summer's day

Planning your visit

Visitors walking in the parkland with their dog at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire

Visiting Calke Abbey with your dog 

Calke Abbey is a three pawprint rated place. Visiting with your dog is one of the best ways to explore Calke's vast parkland, gardens and stableyards.


Calke Abbey map 

Take a look at the map of Calke Abbey to help plan your visit.

A group of visitors enjoying a dawn chorus guided walk in the park at Calke Abbey, focused on a visitor using a pair of binoculars to see the birds

Events at Calke Abbey 

Take a look at our upcoming events, including guided walks and tours, displays in the house, and much more!

Venue hire

A bride and groom enjoying their wedding photography in the Orangery at Calke Abbey, surrounded by tropical plants and the faded, peeling plaster of the Orangery

Weddings at Calke Abbey 

The Riding School at Calke Abbey is the perfect venue for a country-style barn wedding, nestled among 600 acres of country estate and rustic gardens – find out how to book your wedding here.

A young child and her mother bending down to look at flowers in the Sunken Garden in May at Castle Ward, County Down, Northern Ireland

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