Gold Friend membership offers you unlimited entry to the attractions, free parking and much more besides.
Every penny of your Friends membership goes to support the Chatsworth House Trust, a charity dedicated to the long-term preservation of Chatsworth House, the art collection, garden, woodlands and park for the long-term benefit of the public.
Attractions and car parking
- Free access to all attractions during normal opening hours
- Free car parking at both car parks, including during the Christmas market
- A membership card for each named adult member on your membership
- Priority entry at Christmas; prebooking a timeslot is not required
- £3 off the price of an admission ticket (per vehicle) to the Bolton Abbey Estate
- A copy of Review & Preview twice yearly filled with news from across Chatsworth
You may add one further unnamed adult or child guest entitlement to your membership at an additional cost. For flexibility, this extra admission entitlement will be valid on all named adult cards, but can only be used once per visit. Added unnamed guests are also entitled to event tickets.
- A ticket per person for any one day of the Chatsworth International Horse Trials
- A ticket per adult member for any one day of the Chatsworth Country Fair
- Exclusive offers for the members area at the Horse Trials and Country Fair
- An invitation to the Friends preview day
- An invitation per adult and child member for the Friends summer garden party (additional may be purchased). Tickets are limited and subject to availability.
- Priority booking for some special events, including Bonfire Night
Discounts and offers
The following discounts and offers are currently available to Gold Friends. Please note that these may be subject to change.
- 10% discount at the Chatsworth Shops, Restaurants and Cafés including the estate farm shop*
- 15% discount on all stays at the Chatsworth and Bolton Abbey Cottages**
- 15% discount on bed and breakfast at the Devonshire Hotels & Inns***
- 15% discount on food at the Devonshire Arms at Pilsley or Beeley, and at the Cavendish at Baslow†
- 10% discount on jewellery collections and 5% off watches at CW Sellors‡
- 10% discount at the Chatsworth Garden Centre§
Gold Friend prices include unlimited entry to attractions, free parking and event tickets as outlined above.
|By one card payment||By annual direct debit|
|1 Adult and up to 3 children||£210||£200|
|2 Adults and up to 3 children||£295||£285|
|Additional adult guest||£125||£125|
|Additional child guest||£45||£45|
Maximum one additional adult guest and one additional child guest per membership.
Become a Friend
Learn how to become a Friend
Become a Friend and make memories for a lifetime at Chatsworth.
Friends garden party
Gather your friends and family, prepare your picnics and join us for our annual Friends summer garden party on 5 July 2019.
Refer a friend
Current Friends receive a £10 estate farm shop voucher as a thank you when referring someone to become a Friend of Chatsworth.
*All Gold Friends will receive a 10% discount at the Chatsworth Shops and Restaurants on presentation of your Gold Friend card. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer, promotion or discount.
**To book a cottage, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to present your Gold Friends membership card on arrival. Valid until 31 March 2021. This discount excludes Christmas and New Year’s stays and is not available in conjunction with any special offers.
***To book a room, email email@example.com. Be sure to present your Gold Friends membership card on arrival. Valid until 31 March 2021. This discount excludes Saturdays, Bank Holiday weekends and 20 December 2020 – 2 January 2021 and is not available in conjunction with any special offers.
†Discount available at the discretion of the Devonshire Arms or Cavendish until 31 March 2021. Friends cards must be presented at time of ordering. Discount applies to card holder, and up to three guests. Not valid on public holidays, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Valentine’s Day, 24 December – 2 January, or in conjunction with any other special offer, event or menu. Discount not available on weddings or private dining events.
‡Simply present your Gold Friend membership card to receive your exclusive offers. Offer valid across boutiques in Ashbourne, Bakewell, Buxton, Chesterfield, Matlock, Ludlow and Whitby in addition to online at www.cwsellors.com. Terms, conditions and exclusions apply. See in store for further details.
§10% discount off full priced items, excluding food. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, promotion or discount