Kedleston Hall - National Trust

Kedleston Hall - National Trust
DE22 5JH




01332 842 191


01332 841972

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The north front of Kedleston Hall, Derbyshire.
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Neo-classical mansion with Adam interiors, landscape gardens and park
Masterpiece of neo-classical architecture, designed by Robert Adam.

* Luxurious state rooms
* Eastern Museum filled with the collections of Lord Curzon, Viceroy of India
* Lovely gardens, with celebrated displays of azaleas and rhododendrons (June)
* Open parkland with cascades and lakes

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Architecture centre, Garden, parklands or rural site, Heritage site

Opening hours

1 April-31 October
Grounds 1100-1800
House 1200-1630
Bank holidays Mon Open

Admission charges

£6.90, child £3.30, family £17. Groups £5.80, child £2.90. Park & garden only: £3.10, child £1.55, family £7.70. Reduced rate when arriving by cycle, on foot or by public transport. (Park & garden ticket refundable against tickets for house.) Winter admission for park only £3 per vehicle.

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Personalities

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Girls in the wood

Family Activities: Hide and Seek

  • 7 August 2014 11am-4pm
  • 14 August 2014 11am-4pm
  • 21 August 2014 11am-4pm
  • 28 August 2014 11am-4pm

Enjoy craft activities and games in the pleasure ground every Thursday in the Summer Holidays.

Wear warm and dry clothing suitable for the weather on the day.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Normal admission charges apply: Adult: £9.23, child: £4.59. Activity £2.00 per child.


Big eared townsend bat

Bat Walks

  • 4 August 2014 8-10:30pm
  • 18 August 2014 11am-12:30pm

Enjoy an evening walk to discover Kedleston's night time occupants, listen to their unique calls and find out all about bats.

Wear warm / dry shoes and stout footwear suitable for the weather condiditons on the day.

Not suitable for young children due to the walking involved.

Suitable for

  • 14-15
  • 18+
  • 16-17


Adult £8.00, Child £5.00.


Big eared townsend bat

Bats & Bangers

  • 11 August 2014 7-8:30pm

Enjoy a bat walk started off with a banger and mash tea in the restaurant.

Please inform us of any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. Any requests on the day will be met where possible, but regrettably we do not always have the facility at short notice to meet everyones individual needs.

The Bat walk involves considerable walk of up to 2 miles, on uneven ground, through gates and over styles, and is not reccomended for those with limited mobility.

Suitable for

  • 16-17
  • 14-15
  • 18+


Adult £12.50, Child £6.50.