Visit | Hardwick Hall
Thursday 14 September 2017 - 08:00 until 15:00
Guided tour by private coach. Hardwick was the home of one of the 16th century's most powerful women, Elizabeth Countess of Shrewsbury or Bess of Hardwick. Outliving four husbands, Bess gathered social status, land and fabulous wealth and founded future ducal dynasties, including the Dukes of Devonshire at Chatsworth who donated Hardwick Hall to the National Trust. Find out more about this remarkable woman and her magnificent mansion on a preview tour about Hardwick Hall with an expert guide.
Lunch is available in the restaurant, or you may wish to bring a packed lunch.
Coach pick up points: Stamford, Danish Invader 8am; Great Gonerby Social Club 8.40am.
Guide books may be preordered at £5 each.
This event has been organised by the Lincolnshire Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.