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Elton Hall

Type:Historic House / Palace

Elton, Cambridgeshire, PE8 6SH

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Nestled in he Cambridgeshire landscape, Elton Hall is a home where every room is packed with magnificent treasures - antique furniture, porcelain and a fine collection of paintings. The library includes one of the most important collections in private hands, including Henry VIII's prayer book.  The formal gardens have been lovingly restored over the past 30 years and include a flower garden, sunken garden, topiary and a Gothic Orangery built to celebrate the Millenium.    Guided tours of the house are available, except on Bank Holidays when visiting is free-flow.  The gardens may be enjoyed at leisure.

Guide Prices

Please check website for current prices.


Road Directions

By Road: On the A605 3 miles off the A1.  

Public Transport Directions

By Public Transport: From Peterborough railway station it is 10 miles to Elton Hall. Bus service from Peterborough available.  



  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant/catering - The Mulberry Cafe at Bosworth's Garden Centre serves morning coffee/afternoon tea, light lunches and snacks.

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Baby changing facilities

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Accommodation nearby
  • Cater for groups - Groups by arrangement. Please email
  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs Accepted - Assistance dogs only in formal gardens.
  • Event venue
  • Experience level - advanced
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Gift shop - Plant sales and gifts available at Bosworth's Garden Centre
  • Public toilets
  • Tea / Coffee Shop
  • Wedding Venue

Key Features

  • Film or TV location
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Village Location

Leisure Facilities

  • Eating Out Within Walking Distance

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking - Parking at Bosworth's Garden Centre
  • Coach Parking - Parking at Bosworth's Garden Centre
  • On Bus Route
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Cash & Cheque only
  • Groups: Booking Essential
  • Max group size
  • Min group size
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Special group rates

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Groups - Free flow visiting on Bank Holiday Mondays.
  • Guided Tours Compulsory for Individuals - Free flow visiting on Bank Holiday Mondays


Opening Times

* Please check website for details -
Private group tours from May to September. Please contact the Events Office -


  • Other Awards Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme 2017

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