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Coach Trips to Chatsworth House, Bakewell Derbyshire

Chatsworth is home to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, and has been passed down through 16 generations of the Cavendish family.

The House:

Introductory talk

Free Admission

11.05am, 12.05pm, 1.05pm and 2.05pm

An introductory talk on the house commencing by the weeping ash tree outside the house entrance. 15 minutes.

Taster tour of the house

£4 adult, £2 child or £5 including the Victorian theatre

11.30am, 12.30pm and 1.30pm

The Garden:

Access buggy


All day, on request

A buggy service between the house, stables and farmyard.

Garden tour


11.30am, 1pm and 2.30pm

A walk around the grounds to learn about interesting and hidden aspects of the garden. 1 hour.

Garden buggy tours

£4 pp

Every hour from 11.30am - 4.30pm

A buggy ride around the depths of the garden to see key features such as the Ring pond, the Rock garden and the Cascade and learn about the fascinating history of the garden and wider landscape.

Trailer discovery tours

£2 pp from the farmyard; £3.50 adult and £2.50 child from the house

Details of times on boards at the farmyard and house entrances.

Trailer rides with commentary suitable for all ages, from the house and farmyard. This is a great introduction to the estate and its landscape.

The Farmyard:

Farmyard daily talk


1.30pm March - November (subject to change during special events)

Meet the animals at our daily talk where one of our friendly experts will explain how we care for them.

Animal handling


11.30am, 2pm and 4pm

You can handle all sorts of cuddly farm creatures here, three times a day. There's no better way to get up close and personal with our guinea pigs, lambs and goat kids (in season).

Milking demonstration


3.30pm mid-April - October

You can see our cows being milked almost every day until the end of October. Fun and educational - it's a great way for little ones to learn about where their favourite drink comes from!

Opening Times:

(last entry 4.30pm)
Closed 4 January - 18 March 2016
(last entry 5.00pm)
Closed 4 January - 18 March 2016
Farmyard &
adventure playground
(last entry 4.30pm)
Closed 4 January - 18 March 2016 Except during half term 6 - 21 February 2016

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