News

11th March 2020

Exciting 2020 events schedule revealed

THE team at one of Cumbria’s grandest properties have unveiled a packed calendar of exciting, interactive events to celebrate 70 years since it first opened its doors to the public.   Magnificent Holker Hall and Gardens sits in beautiful grounds near Grange over Sands and attracts thousands of visitors every year.   Now, the 2020 […]

28th February 2020

Talented Holker gardener shares her floral design tips

A TALENTED horticulturalist at a magnificent stately home has shared her tips for perfect floral art displays to mark Floral Design Day.   Amy Beach, flower grower and member of the kitchen garden team at Holker Hall and Gardens, near Grange over Sands, helped establish a cut flower garden at the historic property three years […]

26th February 2020

Holker begins search for fiery food eaters on National Chilli Day

ORGANISERS of a renowned food festival have launched a search for adventurous eaters on National Chilli Day.   Chilli Fest – held annually at Holker Hall, in the Lake District – will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, September 5 and 6.   The exciting event traditionally features a chilli eating contest which […]

21st January 2020

New for 2020: Holker’s gardens to welcome waggy tailed visitors

WAGGY tailed visitors are to be welcomed into the formal gardens of historic Holker Hall for the first time.   The gates to the beautiful property are set to open for the 2020 season on Friday, March 20.   But this year will see a change to those admitted into Holker’s 25 acres of award-winning […]

23rd December 2019

Celebrating a record 2019 season!

THOUSANDS of visitors have played their part in a record-breaking 2019 season at one of the region’s most magnificent stately homes.   The grand gates of Holker Hall have now closed for the winter following the most successful programme of Christmas events and festivities held at the 400-year-old property.   The team behind the scenes […]

3rd December 2019

Christmas Concert set to fill Holker Hall with Classical music

THE sounds of classical music are set to fill Holker Hall once more this Christmas as the annual festive concert evening takes place.   An unmissable performance from the Viva Wind Quintet is set to unfold at the historic, 400-year-old stately home on Thursday, December 12.    Guests are invited to soak up the unique atmosphere […]

28th November 2019

Make a beautiful Christmas wreath at Holker

A HANDCRAFTED Christmas wreath is a charming addition to any home over the festive period.   This year, visitors can enjoy some time out from the busy run up to December 25 at one of Holker’s Christmas wreath making workshops in the beautiful and seasonal surrounds of The Courtyard.   The events – to be held […]

25th November 2019

Celebrate the season at Holker’s Christmas party nights

IT is the season of parties, get togethers and a chance to spend some festive time with colleagues, friends and family.   This year, Holker will play host to two evenings dedicated to delicious food, music and a sparkling atmosphere as its popular Christmas Party Nights take place on Friday, December 6 and Friday, December 13. […]

19th November 2019

Magical 2019 Christmas events programme launched at Holker

THE halls of magnificent Holker are decked ready for Christmas with a show-stopping homegrown tree as the centre piece.   The 400-year-old property will be dressed in a winter wonderland theme this year as a brand new set of white, silver and glass decorations adorn its grand hall.   Now, members of the public are […]

4th November 2019

Visitors enjoy record-breaking Winter Market

THOUSANDS of people kickstarted the festive season this weekend with a trip to Holker Hall’s annual Winter Market.   The three-day event, held at the 400-year-old stately home near Grange-over-Sands, featured a record number of stalls – with more than 110 craftspeople, artisans and makers selling a wide range of gifts, products and treats.   […]

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OPENING TIMES

 

 

2020 Season

Gardens & Courtyard are now open

The 2020 season will run from 20th March 2020 until 8th November 2020.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dates and Times 

Opening times will be Wednesday - Sunday, 10:30am - 4:00pm