Welcome to Holker Hall & Gardens

Holker is the home of Lucy Cavendish and her husband Tor McLaren who extend a warm welcome to all visitors. Magnificently situated only a short distance from Grange-over-Sands and the expanse of Morecambe Bay, the Estate is set in exceptionally beautiful countryside with gardens that merge into parkland, framed by the Lakeland Hills. 

Opening Times

From Wednesday 17th June 2020, our wonderful visitors will be able to access the Gardens here at Holker although disappointingly, the Hall itself will remain closed for the time being.

Opening times will be Wednesday – Sunday, 10.30am until 4pm.

Admission Prices

Gardens and Parkland –  £9 per person.

Annual Pass Ticket – £18 per person – unlimited entrance to the Hall & Gardens throughout the 2020 season.

Children go free with accompanying adult.

Discounts available for groups of 10 or more.

FAQ

When is the site open during the main season?

Holker Hall & Gardens, Cafe, Food Hall & Gift Shop are open from Wednesday to Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays.

The gates open at 10.30am and close again at 5pm for the Gardens, Café, Food Hall and Gift Shop. The Hall is open from 11am to 4pm.

Can I buy tickets online?

Tickets for the House and Gardens and some of our events can be purchased via our website by clicking the 'Buy Now' button at the top of the page.

Are dogs welcome?

Dogs are welcome in the Gsrdens, parkland, café and outside areas, as long as they are kept on a short lead.  Dogs are not permitted in the Hall, except Assistance Dogs.

There is a water tap and water bowls provided in the Cafe Courtyard.

Are there any restrictions in the Hall?

Visitors are kindly asked not to bring bags or rucksacks into the Hall and to switch off their mobile phones.

Visitors are respectfully asked not to take photographs inside the Hall.

Pushchairs are not permitted in the house, but can be stored in the entrance porch.

Where can we picnic?

Picnic tables are provided in the wooded area surrounding the car park, and in a large shelter beside the playground. Visitors are allowed to bring picnics into the Gardens. 

Is the admission the same during special events?

During Special Events, a different ticket tariff may be in operation and special offers may not be valid.

Can I hire a wheelchair?

We have 2 manual wheelchairs which can be borrowed to use on site. Please phone the Visitor Services Department on 015395 58328 to reserve in advance.

What’s On

The Bess & Barrel returns!

Saturday 26th June 2021

Outside & Family Yoga

Saturday 3rd July 2021, Saturday 7th August 2021 & Sunday 8th August 2021

Latest News FROM HOLKER HALL & GARDENS

 

19th June 2021

Can you help us?

  We may not have had our doors open as much as we wanted these last 18 months, however, we have been busy beavering away behind the scenes! And now we need your help and input. We are currently in the consultation process and are looking at varying designs of playgrounds and we would love […]

22nd April 2021

Summer Theatre in Holker Gardens

We’re excited to announce our calendar of theatre events through summer 2021! Kicking us off are Pendle Productions with their renditions of Wind in the Willows showing on Saturday 5th June and The Railway Children on Sunday 6th June. We will be making the most of our surroundings and the performances will take place nightly […]

30th March 2021

And we’re open!

The moment you’ve all been waiting for finally arrives tomorrow, the 31st March! The gates will once again be open and we can’t wait to see all your wonderful faces and welcome you back with open arms – albeit at a distance! From tomorrow, our Gardens and Cafe will be open from 10.30am-5pm. The cafe […]

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