Primary, secondary and further education prices

Main season (March - October)

Ticket type Price per pupil
House, Garden and Farmyard (Complete) £7.25
Garden & Farmyard (Outdoor) £6.25
Farmyard  £5.25

Additional learning sessions
From £2 per pupil, per session

Our guided learning sessions are curriculum linked and hands-on, meeting a broad range of needs and learning styles. Entry to the house, garden and/or farmyard must be booked in addition to guided sessions. Find out more about our guided learning sessions here.

Higher education prices

Main season (March - October)

Ticket Type Price per student Price per student
  Peak/Standard Off Peak
House, Garden & Farmyard (Complete) £31.81 £12.50
Garden & Farmyard (Outdoor) £18.18 £10.50
Farmyard  £4.55 £3.64

Additional guided tours
From £5 per student, per tour

Book a house or garden tour with one of our expert guides. Entry to the house and/or garden must be booked in addition to guided tours. Find out more about our tours here.

Complimentary tickets

We offer complimentary tickets to accompanying teachers in line with the following teacher–pupil ratio guidelines:

  • Foundation stage, key stages 1 and 2 – ratio 1:6
  • Key stages 3 and 4 – ratio 1:10 
  • Key stage 5 and above – ratio 1:10 
  • Higher education – ratio 1:10

All additional teachers or lecturers are charged at the standard student rate.

Please note that our teacher-pupil ratios are lower than those suggested by the UK Department for Education. This is due to the nature of our site and we require these ratios for your safety and enjoyment. To validate your risk assessments and to comply with Chatsworth's safeguarding policy, group visits should adhere to the ratios set for each key stage.

Travel subsidy application

As a registered charity, Chatsworth House Trust (CHT) has a commitment to its charitable objectives which includes offering a wide variety of learning opportunities for both children and adults. To facilitate this, CHT has an access and participation fund that can be made available to groups who can demonstrate they fulfil certain criteria.

To learn more and apply for a travel subsidy, please click here.

How to book your visit

To book your visit, please email the bookings team directly or phone them on 01246 565430.

Be sure to check out our visit information sheet for a handy list of things to do or think about prior to your visit.

Risk assessment guidance

It is your responsibility to carry out a site-specific risk assessment in advance of your visit. These guidelines will help you prepare for your visit to Chatsworth and ensure that you and your group have a safe and enjoyable learning experience when you are here.

Special educational needs and disabilities

We are committed to making its education visits as inclusive and accessible as possible. If your group has any special educational needs, dietary or medical requirements, physical, sensory, social, emotional or mental health needs, please contact us and we will be happy to discuss with you how best to adapt sessions to meet the needs of your group.

The house is often quieter in the afternoon. Alternatively, house tours can be booked from 10am, allowing you to see Chatsworth before it opens to the public. There is full access to the entire visitor route in the house for visitors with a physical disability and good access to the garden and farmyard. More information about access for visitors with physical disabilities or sensory impairments can be found on the accessibility pages of our website.


For more information about our learning sessions and to discuss curriculum links, email us at or call us on 01246 565430 between 9am and 5.30pm Monday to Friday.

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