This hour-long talk will recount the incredible life of Bess of Hardwick, complete with a PowerPoint presentation of her Hall in pictures. 

From her modest beginnings to becoming one of the richest women of her time and a close confident of Queen Elizabeth I.  Bess’ houses exemplify her magnificent rise to wealth and power.

Please note car park charges apply on the day, Pay & Display £3

Pre-booking is essential for this event as places are limited.

Tickets are £5 per place and can also be booked from the Visitor Centre or by calling 0116 236 2713 extension 25 between 11.00 and 15.30

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