Visit Tatton Park in Cheshire, named Visit England's Large Visitor Attraction of the year 2014
Today over 800,000 people visit Tatton Park each year to enjoy its magnificent parkland and variety of attractions and activities. A visit includes exploring Tatton’s splendid 19th century Mansion with grand staterooms and
fascinating servants’ quarters. The glorious gardens represent over 300 years of garden design and history and are beautiful any time of the year. For families, Tatton’s 1930s Home Farm is a terrific family day out with many fun activities and rare breed animals to meet.
Don’t miss a visit to the fascinating Tudor Old Hall, Tatton’s oldest surviving building, on special open days. Tatton Park hosts over 100 superb events a year with `something for all tastes’ from creative adult learning courses to entertaining outdoor theatre and inspiring food festivals to fascinating historical re-enactments.
Indulge yourselves in the Stableyard where you’ll find great shopping and dining including the delicious homemade dishes in the Stables restaurant and the delightful setting of the new Gardener’s Cottage tea room. Shopping includes the stylish Gift Shop, award winning Housekeeper’s Store and quirky Garden shop.
A visit over the next 3 months could include October Half term fun for the children. The haunted old hall will be ready to spook during Hallowe’en hauntings and the gardens have ghosts for you to go hunting for. There’s a mansion mystery to solve in the mansion and the annual farm conker championship at the farm.
Autumn is a really special time to visit when you can witness the annual deer rut and admire all kinds of autumn colour – the Japanese garden is remarkable
One of the best food festivals in the north of England takes place in October and if you visit before Nov 2nd you can discover the impact WW1 had on the people who owned and worked at Tatton Park
Christmas at Tatton is very special. This year the spectacularly decorated mansion is inspired by the nutcracker ballet. Father Christmas arrives late November to spend Christmas at the farm. There’s a Christmas concert for everyone and fabulous Christmas party nights
For more information about a visit to Tatton Park visit www.tattonpark.org.uk
You can also visit www.101tatton.org.uk to discover just 101 of the amazing experiences to be had at Tatton.