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Outdoor Event, Sat 3 - Sun 4 Dec 2016, £3.60-£9


Calke Abbey

Calke Abbey


Calke Abbey

01332 863822


DE73 7LE

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Sat 3 - Sun 4 Dec Echoes of Calke's Christmas Past
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Dec Echoes of Calke's Christmas Past
Sat 17 - Sun 18 Dec Echoes of Calke's Christmas Past


Experience Calke Abbey in all its twinkling glory. Lights, shadows and whispers will bring alive Calke's Christmas past - follow the lanterns to see the candle-lit church, explore the tunnels and catch a glimpse of the house in a festive Christmas light.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Dec 2016 11:00 to 17:00


Adult: £3.60; Child: £1.80; Family: £9.00; Members Free of Charge
Normal Parkland Addmisson applies



See location of Calke Abbey on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 373220  Lat: 52.79471 Long: -1.44692

South of Derby, on A514 at Ticknall between Swadlincote and Melbourne. Access from M42/A42 exit 13 and A50 Derby South

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 10 miles from Derby station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • National Trust PropertyNational Trust Property
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking provided for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesFlat (ie without steps)


  • Received 4/12/08


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to restaurant / cafe
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp or lift to the toilets
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp to a specially adapted toilet for wheelchair users
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesAudible alarm system