April Events at Burghley House

8 Apr 2019 - 18 Apr 2019

Join us daily at 10am (excluding Fridays and Sundays) for a guided tour with a difference during the April half-term holiday. Be guided around by our costumed guides and find out all the grizzly gruesome and horrible history associated with Burghley and the people who have lived here. Your ticket will then give you access to […]

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8 Apr 2019 - 18 Apr 2019

Join us this springtime for our drop-in Easter Craft workshops and enjoy crafting some arty creations. Perfect for Easter half-term! In week 1 we’ll be making cute Easter Finger Puppets, and in week 2 fun Easter Headbands. The workshops take place in the Sculpture Garden Classroom from 12pm to 4pm, from Monday 8th – Friday […]

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Admission is free for Friends of Burghley and Annual Pass Holders, please check in with the garden kiosks on arrival.

6 Apr 2019 - 7 Apr 2019

The Private South Gardens, with its nineteenth century yew hedges, and recently restored fountains, offers wonderful views of both the Lion Bridge and South Front of Burghley. The South Gardens magnificent displays of narcissi and spring bulbs will be available to visit in aid of the National Gardens Scheme on Saturday 6th to Sunday 7th […]

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Admission to the South Gardens will be by donation to the National Gardens Scheme. Admission will be free for those with House and Gardens tickets, Annual Passes and Friends of Burghley.

7 Apr 2019 - 7 Apr 2019

Burghley Horse Power The TVR Car Club will be gathering in force at Burghley for their annual season opener. With a cross section of models, Club Shop, and TVR related trade stands, there will be plenty to see and do!

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21 Apr 2019

The popular Burghley Easter Treasure Hunt will once again be taking place in the Gardens of Surprise, from 11am to 5pm (last admission 4.30pm). Follow the treasure hunt around the Gardens of Surprise and solve the riddle to claim your full size chocolate egg from the Easter Bunny. Parents are also asked to test their […]

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Admittance is free of charge with a House and Gardens or Gardens only ticket and is free to our Friends of Burghley.

Please note that Annual Pass tickets will not be accepted for admission on this event day unless they are purchased on the day of the event or online e-tickets being used for the first time.

HHA membership is not valid for free entry on this day.

6 Apr 2019 - 7 Apr 2019

Come and meet a large range of local suppliers in a celebration of local produce with handmade cheeses, organic vegetables, luxury sweet treats and rare breed meats. The market takes place in The Courtyard. Open 10am to 4pm. Free admission and free parking. The full list of exhibitors and their food is available here: Exhibitor […]

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16 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

The Private South Gardens offer magnificent seasonal displays of Narcissi and spring bulbs and give an injection of formality into ‘Capability’ Brown’s sweeping vistas. Open from 11am to 4pm (last admission 3.30pm). Admission included with a House and Gardens or Gardens only ticket, or annual pass or by donation. (Suggested donation £5)

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The Private South Gardens will be open in aid of the Evergreen Care Trust.

Annual pass tickets will be accepted for entry into the South Gardens.