28th October 2019
1st October 2019
THE School of Magic awaits budding young witches and wizards at magical Holker Hall this Halloween. The magnificent stately home near Grange-over-Sands is set to host a series of ghostly activities to celebrate the spookiest weekend of the year. There will be lots to keep little ghouls spellbound with a fun pumpkin trail […]
23rd September 2019
ONE of the most spectacular seasons of the year is now upon us, as the gardens and grounds of Holker Hall are enveloped in the golden canvas of autumn. Now, visitors can soak up the glorious colour surrounding the Grade II*-listed home with a special tour and afternoon tea event with head gardener Glyn […]
10th September 2019
CROWDS of heat seekers enjoyed a day out with a difference this weekend as the annual Holker Chilli Fest got underway. The two-day event saw those with a love of fiery food flock to Holker Hall and Gardens on Saturday and Sunday to sample some of the hottest, chilli-inspired dishes on the planet. […]
5th September 2019
COMPETITORS with a sense of adventure – and iron clad taste buds – are being urged to step forward for an annual chilli eating contest. Those brave enough to enter this year’s Chilli Fest at Holker Hall and Gardens, near Grange-over-Sands, will be put to the test in the battle of heat on Saturday […]
4th September 2019
FRESH local produce and plants from some of the best growers across the North West and beyond attracted hundreds of people to Holker Hall this weekend. The popular summer event took place on Sunday, August 25, with visitors enjoying a classic day out at the 400-year-old stately home. Heather Creasey, Holker Hall and Gardens manager, […]
23rd August 2019
HISTORIC Holker Hall is set to play host to a classic summer weekend with the return of its popular food market and plant fair. The event will showcase fresh, local food and drink from producers and artisans across the area this Sunday, August 25. Garden lovers will also be able to browse a […]
12th August 2019
A TALENTED team of gardeners are set to reveal the secrets to growing top Cumbrian produce in a series of exclusive summer tours. Members of the public will be able to take a rare look behind the scenes of the private walled garden at historic Holker Hall for the once-a-week event throughout August. […]
5th August 2019
ONE of the best loved children’s tales of all time enchanted a new generation of theatre goers this weekend during an open air performance in the grounds of a stately home. The Secret Garden was brought to life at Holker Hall, near Grange-over-Sands, on Saturday to the delight of an audience filled with children […]
23rd July 2019
THE award-winning grounds of one of the North West’s finest stately homes is set to provide a magical backdrop as a classic children’s tale is brought to life. The Secret Garden will be staged in the surrounds of the magnificent Grade II-listed Holker Hall, near Grange-over-Sands, on Sunday August 3. This year’s annual […]
Following the Government guidance, we are happy to confirm our 2021 season dates as follows:
Wednesday 31st March - Gardens & Cafe open. Please note the Cafe will be running a takeaway service only.
Wednesday 14th April - Gift Shop open and outside seating available in the courtyard.
Wednesday 19th May - Indoor & outdoor seating available in the courtyard and Cafe.
Wednesday 23rd June - Hall opens for hourly guided tours.