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NEW for 2017 - Snowdrop Weekends

17th - 19th and 24th – 26th  February 2017

The Holker Gardens will open for two weekends in February 2017 for the snowdrop season.  Usually closed through the winter months – this will be the first time the Gardens have been open to the public during February since 2011.

Make the most of this rare opportunity to see the Holker Gardens during the winter time - enjoy a gentle stroll and see the trails of delicate snowdrops as the Gardens and Parkland spring back in to life. 

The award winning Holker Gardens (25 acres in all) are part woodland and part formal.  Highlights include the cascade and fountain, The Sunken Garden, Pagan Grove and the 400 year old Great Holker Lime.  Beyond the formal Gardens you will find the vast, rolling expanses of the Parkland, wildflower meadows and pastures.

Gardens, Courtyard Café, Gift Shop and Food Hall open 10.30am to 4.00pm.  Hall closed. Adult £8.50. Child (up to 16yrs) Free of charge. Groups £6.00.  Enjoy free parking and free entry to the grounds and picnic areas, adventure playground, Café, Gift Shop and Food Hall.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

70 exhibitors now confirmed at Cumbria’s newest event!

Holker’s newest event for 2017, The Holker Spring Market has been well received, with exhibitor space fully booked weeks in advance.   Taking place on Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st May 2017 the event will bring together a fine selection of home, food, garden and gift exhibitors set in the bustling Courtyard and Piazza.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Ospreys return to Nature Reserve at Holker Estate

A pair of Ospreys have once again returned to Natural England’s Roudsea Wood and Mosses National Nature Reserve on the Holker Estate.
Thursday, February 9, 2017

Holker launches new spring market

As Holker Hall & Gardens continues its plans to develop a fresh and engaging annual calendar of events, organisers at the historic venue have this week announced plans to launch a new spring market in May.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017

NEW for 2017 - Snowdrop Weekends

17th - 19th and 24th – 26th  February 2017

The Holker Gardens will open for two weekends in February 2017 for the snowdrop season.  Usually closed through the winter months – this will be the first time the Gardens have been open to the public during February since 2011.