Historic homes

  • Chatsworth House – famous for its gardens with modern sculpture, beautiful grounds and adventure park, not to mention the spectacle of the house itself. Ancestral home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire.
  • Hardwick Hall – lots of great comments from guests who have visited Hardwick Hall, a real favourite. Part of the National Trust.
  • Haddon Hall – beautiful Tudor house with stunning gardens.
  • Kedleston Hall – lavish interiors framed by historic parklands, part of the National Trust.
  • Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood – beautiful late 17th century house with museum of childhood inside, lovely gardens and woodland play area for children outside.
  • Tissington Hall Estate and Village – early 17th century Jacobean mansion house and estate with a collection of artisan shops.