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1620s House & Gardens open Thursdays to Sunday (Bank Holiday Mondays) 10:30am - 4:30pm (last admission 3.30pm)

The Tea Room is open 11am - 4pm

After School Crafts, Thursdays until 26th May  3:15pm - 5pm

We have some exciting events coming up, please check out what's on by clicking HERE

*Please note, returners to bring their season pass tickets please*

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Ticket Prices

Ticket Prices

Click below to view our 12 month admission ticket prices.

Admission Prices


Opening Times

Opening Times

Opening Times

House and Garden is open Thurs – Sun (and Bank Holiday Mondays) 10:30am – 4:30pm.

Last Admission is 3:30pm


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Our Location

Our Location

We’re situated south of Coalville, between the villages of Donington le Heath and Hugglescote, in north west Leicestershire

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What's on

    • Talks
    • Talks
    Lutenists and the Stage Talk Lutenists and the Stage Talk

    Sunday 22nd May, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm.


    Nick Gravestock, our resident lutenist will give an illuminating talk with musical examples about the involvement of prominent lutenist composers with the stage in the Elizabethan and Jacobean period.

    • Garden / Plant
    • Guided Tours
    • Talks
    • Garden / Plant
    • Guided Tours
    • Talks
    Passion, Poison & Politics Talk & Tour Passion, Poison & Politics Talk & Tour

    Saturday 18th June, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm.


    Join us in the idyllic setting of our gardens for an intriguing talk on Shakespeare’s relationship to Botany and a tour around our Gardens to discover the plants mentioned.

    • Concerts
    • Concerts
    Ayres and Graces, ‘Songs for Summer Evening’ Ayres and Graces, ‘Songs for Summer Evening’

    Sunday 3rd July, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm.


    Enjoy an enchanted late afternoon of music and afternoon tea in the beautiful setting of courtyard with Ayres & Graces, ‘Freedom to Travel’


  • Leicester County Council
  • The National Forest
  • Accredited Museum
  • Visit England
  • Tripadvisor
  • LPL Awards Highly Commended 2017
  • Food Hygiene
  • Autism East Midlands
  • Heritage Awards 2017