Designed for lavish entertaining and displaying an extensive collection of paintings, sculpture and original furnishings, Kedleston is a stunning example of the work of architect Robert Adam. Used as a key location for the Hollywood blockbuster The Duchess.
The nearest train stations are Duffield 3½ miles & Derby 5½ miles.
Aim for intersection of A52 / A38, and follow A38 (north). Take first exit (by Derby University) and continue along Kedleston Road towards
Service from Derby to Ashbourne, calls at the Hall summer Saturdays only, otherwise alight the Smithy, 1 mile.
Garden entry is included in the ticket price.
The gardens are accessible. There is a recommended wheelchair route through the garden. Please note that some areas – such as the Rock Garden – have limited access to some parts due to the nature of the garden.
Screenings will still go ahead in inclement weather conditions and are never cancelled more than 12 hours ahead of the screening time as the weather can change rapidly.
We advise customers to bring waterproofs if needed and dress for the Great British Summer! For more information please see our FAQs page.
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