Kelmarsh, Northampton,
Northants NN6 9LY

Kelmarsh, Northampton,
Northants NN6 9LY

Kelmarsh Hall


Kelmarsh Garden

Gardens: CLOSED

Kelmarsh Tea Room

Tea Rooms: CLOSED

Opening Times and Prices

Kelmarsh Hall and Gardens is open on set days of the week from

Sunday 14th April 2019 to Sunday 27th October 2019

Opening Hours

April to September, 11am to 5pm.

The Hall, Servants’ Quarters and Laundry are open on Sundays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays and Bank Holiday Mondays.

The Gardens, Tearoom and Shop are open on Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesday and Bank Holiday Mondays, as well as Thursdays.

October, 11am to 4pm.

The Hall, Servants' Quarters and Laundry, Gardens, Tearoom and Shop will be open on Sundays only.

April to September

Final entry to the hall is 4pm, final entry to the gardens is 4.30pm. The gates are locked at 5.30pm.


Final entry to the hall and gardens is 3.30pm. The gates are locked at 5pm.

We open the hall for guided tours on Wenesday afternoons. Some rooms may inaccessible during the tours. For more information, see below.

Admission Prices for 2019

Ticket type Gardens Hall and Gardens Garden Season Ticket
Adult £6.00 £10.00 £18.00
Child £3.50 £5.50 -
Concessions (65+, students) £5.50 £9.00 £18.00
Family - (2 adults & up to 3 children) £15.00 £30.00 £35.00

Admission prices may vary on special event days. See our What’s On page for more details.
Admission for group visits vary from the above prices, please contact us for information.

We welcome visitors to enjoy refreshments and a light lunch at our Tearoom without paying admission to the hall or gardens, but welcome a donations (suggested £2.00 per person) to go towards the maintenance of our grounds and the upkeep of our facilities.

Cardholder Admission

Ticket type Gardens Hall, Servants' Quarters
and Laundry
Guided Tour
Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) FREE Adult £4.00
Child £2.00
Historic Houses FREE FREE £2.50
Kelmarsh Garden Season Tickets FREE Adult £4.00
Child £2.00

Membership cards may not apply on special event days, or for members coming as part of a group visit.
Please see our What’s On page for more details about events ahead of visiting.

Garden Season Tickets

Enjoy the gardens from April to the end of October with a garden season ticket, and see the displays and colours transform through the seasons. You can purchase a ticket from our visitor centre from the 14th April, or ahead of our general opening on 01604 686543.

Garden season tickets are valid during out regular opening days, and there is a small upgrade fee for admission to the hall and servants’ quarters, or a guided tour.

Interactive Visits

With stations in the hall, as well as downloadable to an apple device, its 

With built-in games and insight into the hall from the owners of the hall, its the ideally addition to a family visit. 

To install, search 'Kelmarsh Hall' in the app store, or click here.

Hall Tours

Enjoy stories about the families who have lived at Kelmarsh since the 18th century, the construction of the hall in 1732 and how their lifestyles and tastes changed over the centuries with a guided tour.

When: Wednesday afternoons
Approximately 55 minutes
Location: A guided hall tour covers the nine principal rooms of the hall on the main floor
Price: A public tour is £2.50 for adults and free for children, in addition the entrance price

You can book a place on arrival in the Visitor Centre, and spaces are allocated on a first come, first serve basis. Groups wishing to book should contact the Estate Office on 01604 686543 or for more information.

Please note, that tour timings may be adjusted for operational or other purposes. Due to the narrow corridors and the interactive features for visitors ‘Below Stairs’ we do not currently lead tours of the servants’ quarters.

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