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April Arrives at Holker Hall & Gardens

April at Holker Hall & Gardens is a busy month...

April at Holker Hall & Gardens is a busy month, with a packed schedule of events for families and children, including Easter inspired activities, Royal wedding celebrations and the Holker Producers' Market.

Easter Eggs-travaganza

From Monday 11th to Monday 25th April 2011, families and children are encouraged to get out and about in the grounds of Holker with a series of Easter egg trails.  Children will follow clues to find eggs in secret hideaways for the chance to win delicious, chocolate prizes.  Children will be encouraged to get creative with spring inspired craft activities including making biscuits, decorating eggs and planting seeds.

Royal Wedding Celebrations

Join Holker in celebrating this very special day on Friday 29th April, with a royal inspired menu in the Courtyard Cafe and large screen viewing, it's the perfect period setting to sit back and enjoy the ceremony.

Holker Producers' Market

The Holker Courtyard will be bustling with activity on Sunday 3rd April with the second Producers' Market of 2011.  The perfect way to spend Mother's Day, browsing and tasting some of the delicious local produce.  Meet some of the producers and experience the authentic taste of Cumbria from tasty cheeses to delicious breads, cakes and preserves; it's a great opportunity to purchase a few gifts for friends and family.  This event is free to enter.  10.30 am to 3.30 pm.

Holker Hall & Gardens will open for the 2011 season on Mothering Sunday, 3rd April 2011.  The Hall will be open Sunday to Friday from 11.00 am - 4.00 pm and the Gardens from 10.30 am - 5.30 pm (closed on Saturdays).  Entrance to the Hall & Gardens is £11.50 for adults, £10.00 for concessions and £6.00 for children (6-15).  A family ticket is £29.50.  Groups of 10 or more people will benefit from reduced rates.

To find out more information about Holker Hall & Gardens or to book group tickets call 015395 58238, email info@holker.co.uk or visit www.holker.co.uk.

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Contact Information:
Kate Hall or Marie Saunders at Apples & Pears Marketing
E: marie@applespears.co.uk
T: 0115 925 5999

For further press information, to request photography or to enquire about press visits to Holker Hall & Gardens contact Kate Hall or Marie Saunders at Apples & Pears Marketing.

The Ilex Bar & Brasserie

Open for lunches - including a very special Sunday lunch -
and Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings. Click for more information.


2017 Main Season Opening Dates

Hall & Gardens, Cafe, Food Hall and Gift Shop

Saturday 25th March to Sunday 29th October

Wednesday to Sunday (& Bank Holiday Mondays) 10.30am - 5pm  (Hall 11am - 4pm)


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