2nd May 2019

Happy couples invited to attend Holker’s first ever wedding open days

NEWLY engaged couples will get the chance to see one of the region’s most romantic homes dressed for a wedding this Sunday and Monday, May 5th and 6th. Beautiful Grade II listed Holker Hall offers timeless, romantic interiors and unspoilt surroundings tucked into one of the most quiet and peaceful corners of the Lake District. […]

1st May 2019

Enjoy something different everyday at Holker’s spring celebration

ONE of Cumbria’s most historic properties is set to welcome crowds of visitors to its bank holiday celebration of spring. Holker Hall and Gardens will host its three day spring fair from Saturday, May 4 to bring together food and craft exhibitors from across the North West with lively, family-friendly entertainment set against the backdrop […]

25th April 2019

Magical Easter weekend draws record crowds to Holker

VISITORS flooded through the gates of one of south Cumbria’s most popular visitor attractions as glorious weather made for a fantastic bank holiday weekend. Crowds of people took advantage of a series of events at Holker Hall and Gardens in Cark, with Easter-themed activities and a plant fair stealing the show. The attraction’s team said […]

15th April 2019

Holker’s spectacular gardens listed among most inspiring in Britain this spring

HISTORIC Holker Hall has been named among the top ten most inspiring gardens to visit in Britain this spring by national newspaper The Daily Mail. The hall’s beautiful borders, elegantly shaped topiary and spectacular water feature has long enthralled visitors to the Grade II-listed property near Grange-over-Sands. But this week, the gardens gained far reaching […]

8th April 2019

Cumbrian stately home celebrates Easter in style with weekend of activities

A MAD Hatter’s tea party, fun egg hunt, artisan food market and plant fair are set to add a drop of magic to Easter celebrations at an historic stately home in Cumbria. The team at Holker Hall and Gardens are hoping for spring sunshine and warm temperatures as they prepare to welcome people to the […]

29th March 2019

Holker’s spectacular water feature restored to former glory

Ageing pointing and leaks meant the Neptune Cascade, at Grade II listed Holker Hall, had been reduced to a trickle for a number of years.

14th March 2019

New daily tours and activities launched to reveal ‘Hidden Holker’

A NEW and exciting programme of daily short talks and activities designed to treat visitors to a glimpse of 'hidden Holker' has been launched for 2019.

25th February 2019

Special menu created for Mother’s Day

WITH mother’s day just weeks away, thoughts turn to how best to say thank you to mums and grandmothers for everything they do all year round. Now, the talented team at Holker Hall’s stunning Ilex Brasserie have unveiled a tantalising menu to bring families together on Sunday March 31. There are three delicious starters to […]

18th February 2019

Packed calendar of events unveiled for 2019

A PACKED diary of fun events and festivities are set to enthral visitors to Holker Hall and Gardens throughout 2019.   This year will see a range of activities take place to entertain families and help guests celebrate the seasons in style.   The newly unveiled calendar will include a number of Holker firsts including […]

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2019 Winter Opening Times

The Hall and Gardens are now closed until the 2020 season. The Courtyard (Cafe, Ilex, Gift Shop & Food Hall) is open Friday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm. The Hall will repoen on 29th November 2019 for our Christmas Festivities. 





Dates and Times 

The Courtyard (Cafe, Ilex, Gift Shop & Food Hall) are open 10am – 4pm. Friday to Sunday.

Friday 8th November – Sunday 10th November

Friday 15th November – Sunday 17th November

Friday 22nd November – Sunday 24th November

The Hall will reopen on Friday 29th November for our Christmas festivities.

Friday 29th November – Sunday 1st December

Thursday 5th December – Sunday 8th December

Thursday 12th December – Sunday 15th December