Hatfield House

Hatfield House
Hatfield Park


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Hatfield House in Hertfordshire, just 21 miles north of London, is a fine Jacobean House and Garden in a spectacular countryside setting.

Built by Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury. There is a marvellous collection of pictures, furnishings and historic armour on display The Estate has been in the Cecil family for 400 years, one of England’s foremost political families.
The Royal Palace of Hatfield (c1485) in the West Garden is where Elizabeth I spent most of her childhood. In the Park, an oak tree marks the place where the young Elizabeth first heard of her accession to the throne.

Venue Type:

Gallery, Heritage site, Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

House (Wed-Sun & BHs), 12pm – 5pm - last admission 4pm
East Garden (Wed only), 11am – 5.30pm - last admission 5pm
Park (Tue-Sun & BHs) 10am – 6pm
Stable Yard shops (Tue-Sun & BHs) 11am – 5.30pm
Restaurant (Tue-Sun & BHs) 10am – 5:30pm
Moore Exhibition in West Garden (Tue-Sun & BHs) 10am – 5pm* - last admission 4.30pm
Hatfield Park Farm & Bloody Hollow (Tue-Sun & BHs) 10am – 5.30pm (or dusk) last admission 5pm

Admission charges

Hatfield House, West Garden & Park Adult£15.50 Senior£14.50 Child£8.50
West Garden & Park Adult£10 Senior£9 Child£6
East Garden
(extra cost – open Wed only) Adult£4 Senior£4 Child£4
Stable Yard Free Free Free Free
Hatfield Park Farm &
Bloody Hollow (Tues to Sun)Adult £4.50 Senior£4.50 Child£2
House Audio Tours £3
Guided House Tours
(per tour – up to 30 people) £40
House entry supplement for those with Park tickets is £8 and £4 for children. This additional charge to visit the House is also applicable during some major events.

Child tickets available between 5-15yrs except Hatfield Park Farm which is 3-15yrs.

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Luna Cinema: The Great Gatsby

  • 30 August 2014 8-10pm *on now

Come along for an outdoor screening of The Great Gatsby (2013). The Luna Cinema is the country's leading producer of open air cinema events. Our screenings follow one simple formula: a classic film on a big screen in a beautiful or prestigious setting. We use state of the art screens, digital projectors and bespoke sound equipment to provide a cinema quality visual and audio experience, but with the magic of being under the stars. Please note: site will be open an hour and a half before start time. Start/end times are estimated as the sun must go down before the film commences.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly


Please book in advance.