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Tissington Hall

Tissington Hall



01335 352200




Home of the FitzHerbert family for over 500 years. The Hall stands in a superbly maintained Estate village and contains wonderful panelling and fine old masters. A 10 acre garden and arboretum. Schools very welcome.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEnglish Heritage PropertyFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPostboxPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeGuided tours for individualsGuided tours for groupsGuided tours mandatorySmoking not allowedVenue approved for civil marriageWedding receptions

Also Venue approved for civil marriage. Wedding receptions welcomed

Opening details

Tissington Hall is still the family home to Sir Richard & Lady FitzHerbert, but they are pleased to be opening their doors for guided tours on the following dates:

May Bank Holiday Monday: 30 May

Summer Opening MONDAY – THURSDAY ONLY: 1 – 29 August
(CLOSED 18 August)

National Gardens Scheme Open Day: Bank Holiday Monday 29 August 2016

For tour enquiries for large groups & societies please contact the Estate Office NB Tissington Village open throughout the year.

Take a tour with Sir Richard FitzHerbert around his historic family home. The opportunity to hear about this fascinating property and its rich history from the baronet himself is not to be missed!

The dates for tours in 2016 are:
Monday 4th April
Monday 11th April
Tuesday 3rd May
Monday 6th June
Monday 20th June

All tours start at 2.00pm and last approximately an hour and a half and include tea and cakes in the beautiful book-lined Library.

Tickets £18.00 – advance bookings only


Hall & Gardens
Adults £10
Concessions £9
Children (10-16yrs) £5

Gardens Only
Adults £5
Concessions £4
Children (10-16yrs) £2.50



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Map reference: SK 176523  Lat: 53.06764 Long: -1.73878

Just 5 miles north of Ashbourne on the A515. Train - Derby and Buxton

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 15 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 accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • English Heritage PropertyEnglish Heritage Property
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Guided tours for individualsGuided tours for individuals
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Guided tours mandatoryGuided tours mandatory
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Venue approved for civil marriageVenue approved for civil marriage
  • Wedding receptionsWedding receptions

Also Venue approved for civil marriage. Wedding receptions welcomed