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Hardwick Hall

Type:Historic House

Hardwick
Doe Lea
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S44 5QJ
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Hardwick Hall

Guide Prices

House and Garden
Adult - £13.95
Child - £7.00
Family - £34.90
Group Adult - £13.25

Garden only
Adult - £7.00
Child - £3.54
Family - £17.50

Old and New Hall (Includes entry to Hardwick Hall and Gardens as well as entry to Hardwick Old Hall)
Adult - £19.75
Child - £13.10
Family - £52.60

Gift aid prices available

Car park £4.00 per car

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Groups

  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Languages

  • French signs/guides
  • German signs/guides
  • Spanish signs/guides

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Site Features

  • National Trust Property

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

Season (24 Mar 2018 - 4 Nov 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday - Sunday11:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday11:00 - 17:00
Season (24 Nov 2018 - 24 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday11:00 - 15:00

* Last admission 30 minutes before closing

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1328
  • Very Good
    570
  • Average
    104
  • Poor
    28
  • Terrible
    20

Recent Reviews:

  • Paul K
    York, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Extraordinary house. Grounds disappointing.
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 20th August 2018
    One of the grandest and most beautiful country houses I've ever visited. Incredible tapestries throughout. Amazingly grand "High Great Chamber" built to get Elizabeth I to visit has thrones, huge... Read full review
  • barbaravinger
    Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    HERB GARDEN IS STILL GREAT - but bring your own food
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th August 2018
    The herb garden and the grounds around the house are lovely. Especially the herb garden as it is one of the best in the country. There was a lot for children to do - they had a field full of... Read full review
  • Rhinos007
    Leeds, United Kingdom
    Beware of parking charge
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 15th August 2018
    Charged about 30 pounds for grounds and entrance to house. Don’t understand why they need to charge an extra 4 pounds for parking , which is why I’ve only given it a 3 out of 5. Lunchtime cafe was... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Hardwick Hall is approx 2 miles from junction 29 of M1 motorwayFrom North/SouthLeave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take A6175 (signposted Clay Cross). Take first turning on left (following brown signs for Hardwick Hall). Follow road for approx 1 mile and turn left passing underneath M1 motorway. Follow road past Stainsby Mill and turn right onto Hardwick Estate. Follow brown signs to car park.From EastFollow A617 to junction with M1 motorway and take 2nd exit at roundabout (A6175), then follow route from North/South.From WestFollow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and at traffic lights go straight on. At roundabout select right lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout (traffic light controlled) select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). Stay on A617 to M1 motorway junction (approx 4 miles) and, at roundabout select right lane and take 5th exit (A6175, signposted Clay Cross). Then follow route from North/South.The nearest railway station is Chesterfield, which is 8 miles away.

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