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Haddon Hall has been welcoming guests for hundreds of years, always enchanting visitors with its beauty and atmosphere.

Home to Lord and Lady Edward Manners, Haddon Hall is one of England's most elegant and timeless stately homes, and a magnificent example of a fortified manor house. Enjoying fine Tudor and Elizabethan architecture, visitors to the Hall can experience the grandeur on display, marvel at the rare 15th Century frescoes in the Chapel, be enthralled by the surviving tapestries adorning the walls and savour the plethora of roses which blanket the limestone walls in a sonnet of pale pinks and whites.

From the exquisite Long Gallery, to the magnificent Great Hall and the medieval Chapel, with its beautifully carved alabaster retablo, Haddon Hall has been the choice of many film directors, with three productions of Jane Eyre, The Princess Bride and BBC's Gunpowder filmed on site, to name but a few.

Haddon Hall is also licensed to hold civil ceremonies in two of its most magnificent rooms, The Tudor panelled Parlour and the Elizabethan Long Gallery, as well as within the walled gardens in the Garden Pavilion.
Visitors and tour groups can immerse themselves in centuries of history, art and craftsmanship, and stroll around the Hall's magnificent cascading gardens, designed by award-winning garden designer Arne Maynard.

Each year, Haddon Hall boasts a list of events to entertain all ages, some returning year-on-year because of great popularity, some special events only occurring once.
Guided walks can be enjoyed on various dates over the year and at various intervals throughout the day, for free.

The Hall also has a restaurant, selling hot drinks, sandwiches and sweet treats.

Open from 10:30am-5pm, admission to the Hall is set at 15.75 for adults, 15 for concessions, 15 for students and free for children under 16. Discount is available for groups, please go to www.haddonhall.co.uk for more information.

 

Events at Haddon Hall


Throughout the open season April September we will be hosting free guided tours of the Hall and Gardens as well as musical performances and Archery lessons (extra fee). Please see website for more details. Other events include:

 

30th March - 2nd April, Easter Weekend - Music, Archery, Easter Egg Hunt, Face Painting and much more

27th, 28th & 29th July, Summer Artisan Market - Presented in charming stalls dotted along the drive

11th & 12th August, Sir John Savile's Household & The Beaufort Companye. Recreating the lives of family, servants and retinue during the Wars of the Roses.
20th - 31st October, Halloween hauntings, spooky happenings and tales to tell, within the walls of Haddon Hall.
16th - 18th November, Christmas Artisan Market
1st - 23rd December, Christmas at Haddon 

 

Telephone 01629 812855

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