Holker Hall Garden Festival at Holker Hall and Gardens
In true Festival style, Holker brings together magnificent show gardens, glorious horticulture, delicious artisan produce and fine craftsmanship to entertain and delight visitors of all ages.
Hosted by Lord and Lady Cavendish and set in the beautiful Holker Parkland, the 22nd Holker Garden Festival promises to be an exciting blend of new attractions and the return of some familiar and much loved sights.
|Fri 30 May 2014 - Sun 1 Jun 2014||10:00 to 17:30|
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VenueHolker Hall and Gardens
Cark in Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 7PL
Map reference: SD 359774 Lat: 54.18835 Long: -2.98379
By Train: If travelling from outside Cumbria Holker Hall is easy to access by train. Change at Lancaster Station on to the scenic Furness Line (Trains for Barrow-in-Furness). Alight at Cark-in-Cartmel station and follow the signed walking route to Holker Hall.
By Bus: Over Summer you can easily get to Holker Hall for free on the X32 South Lakes Freerider from Lakeside, Cartmel, Rusland pool Haverthwaite or Ulverston. The hop on, hop off service runs Monday to Friday and makes fairly regular stops. The hourly 532 Grange Circular also links Grange over Sands with Cark-in-Cartmel, there is a signed walking route from Cark-in-Cartmel to Holker Hall.
On Foot: Holker Hall is approx a 15 minute walk from Cark station and bus stops. There are are also a couple of scenic and easy-going walks there from Flookburgh and Cartmel. Please contact Holker Hall or drop in at the information centre at Cartmel Races for walk cards.
By Bike:Holker Hall provides a bike stand and bike locks for those arriving by bike (deposit required for bike locks).
By Road: From Barrow follow the brown tourist signs from the A590. Follow the signs from M6 for lake district peninsulas, south lakes jct 36.
Parking : free
Accessible by Public Transport : 1 mile (1.6 kms) from Cark-in-Cartmel station
Special rates for groups of 10 or more. Free entry for organiser and driver. Free parking. Personal welcome.