Higher Education

We offer a variety of opportunities to cater for students of all ages. Whether your visit has a recreational, cultural or educational focus, we have a range of options to meet your needs.

There's so much to see and do

We offer a range of guided visits and activity sessions that will bring your day at Chatsworth to life. Each guided tour and activity session is an additional £4 per student, unless noted.  Don't forget to take a look at our teachers' resources, which show a range of self guided tours and activities.

Admission prices

All prices are per student 

Low season

19 March - 22 April and 12 September - 4 November (excluding bank holidays)

Weekday Weekend
House & garden £8.50 £13.00

Main season

23 April - 11 September (excluding bank holidays)

Weekday Weekend
House & garden  £8.50 £15

High season

All bank holidays and bank holiday weekends

Weekday Weekend
House & garden £8.50 £18.00

We offer complimentary tickets to lecturers visiting with groups in the ratio 1:10.  All additional lecturers are charged at the student rate.

Christmas season

5 November 2016 - 3 January 2017 (closed 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January)  Please contact the bookings team direct for prices and availability

 Guided tours & activities are an extra £4.00 per student or paying adult.

Plan your visit

Our Booking and Education teams are here to help you plan your visit every step of the way. Find out more about planning your visit (pdf 185kb).

Be sure to check out our teachers' resources for more information about self-guided tours and maps. 

We are happy to work with you to make your visit fit in with your curriculum needs. If you have any questions regarding your visit and curriculum needs, please email us or call us on 01246 565430.

Below are a few more documents that you may need:

House and garden risk assessement guidance
Farmyard risk assessement guidance

Book your visit

To book your visit please download and complete our Education booking form HE 2016 or, alternatively, email the Bookings team or phone them on 01246 565430.