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Hardwick Hall

Type:Historic House

Hardwick
Doe Lea
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S44 5QJ
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2380 reviews2380 reviews
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

Hall (1 Apr 2019 - 3 Nov 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday - Sunday11:00 - 17:00
Hall (23 Nov 2019 - 22 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday - Sunday11:00 - 15:00

* Last admission 30 minutes before closing

TripAdvisor

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    1554
  • Very Good
    643
  • Average
    125
  • Poor
    33
  • Terrible
    26

Recent Reviews:

  • Jetset1953
    Great place to visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th October 2019
    Visited en route to North Yorks. What a wonderful find. Lots to see, beautiful gardens etc on the estate. The story of Bess of Hardwick is an interesting one. Depending on your point of view, she was... Read full review
  • AnnfromManchester
    Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
    A stunningly, beautiful hall and garden.
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th October 2019
    This is a truly beautiful building. The history of “Bess of Hardwick”, is really fascinating I use a wheelchair, so was only able to go around the ground floor. The talk given by John, a National... Read full review
  • In-Sussex
    Loved it
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th October 2019
    What a great day out, definitely start with the free talk by a very knowledgeable guide who sets the scene for your tour. Fabulous table and bench in the entrance and it progresses from there so many... 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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