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We're now OPEN Thursday to Sunday & Bank Holidays from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm.

The next event is Sir Pigsby Piggy Hunt  which ends on Sunday 28th April.

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Click below to view our 12 month admission ticket prices

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Opening Times

Opening Times

Opening Times

The 1620s House & Garden is OPEN Thursday to Sunday plus Bank Holidays from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm

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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

    • Children and Families
    • Seasonal
    • Children and Families
    • Seasonal
    Sir Pigsby Piggy Hunt Sir Pigsby Piggy Hunt

    Saturday 13th April - Sunday 28th April, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm.


    Pick up a sheet from our Ticket Office, explore the 1620s Garden to help Sir Pigsby find his piggy friends and return to the Ticket Office to claim your prize.

    • Concerts
    • Tea Room
    • Concerts
    • Tea Room
    Lachrimae Consort: Celebrating Queen Elizabeth I Lachrimae Consort: Celebrating Queen Elizabeth I

    Friday 28th June, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm.


    Join the six musicians of Lachrimae Consort alongside Richard Ollier and John Seeley as they recreate the sound of Elizabethan theatre music, performing music and readings from the works of Shakespeare.

    • Garden / Plant
    Plant Hunter’s Fair Plant Hunter’s Fair

    Saturday 4th May, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.


    Join us for The Plant Hunter’s Fair


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