Hatfield House is the home of the 7th Marquess and Marchioness of Salisbury and their family. It was built in 1611 by Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, who was one of Elizabeth I’s most important advisors. Cecil used material from the Old Palace, part of which is still standing today, to build the present house.
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Christmas at Holkham

Christmas Comes to the Treasure Houses of England

Magical yuletide markets, grottos, light shows and craft workshops will be on offer at the Treasure Houses of England – … Continued

Halloween at the Treasure Houses of England

Behind-the-scenes tours of spooky castles, murder mysteries, chilling plays, and terrifying trails will be among the activities on offer as … Continued
Mother's Day afternoon tea at the Treasure Houses of England

Mum’s The Word at Treasure Houses of England

Choose from an indulgent ‘Marlborough Champagne Afternoon Tea’ at Oxfordshire’s Blenheim Palace followed by a tour of the new ‘Victorian … Continued

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