Calke Abbey - National Trust

Calke Abbey - National Trust
DE73 1LE

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014




01332 863 822

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Vivid example of a great country house in decline, with extraordinary contents, historic park and restored garden.

* One of the Trust's most child-friendly and fun properties
* Baroque mansion with unique collections of curiosities
* Stunning 18th-century Chinese silk bed
* Invisible corridors, underground tunnels and a secret garden
* Enchanting walled-gardens and restored Orangery
* Historic parkland with ancient oaks

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

Please check the National Trust website before visiting.

Admission charges

House & garden: £6.80, child £3.40, family £17. Groups £5.80, child £2.90. Garden only: £4.20, child £2.10, family £10.50

Collection details

Natural Sciences, Social History

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Pumpkin Party

  • 23 October 2014 11am-3:30pm

Buy a pumpkin at Calke or bring your own. Decorate it in your own style and add it to our fabulous display.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Free event. Admission costs: Adult: £8.36 Child: £4.18.