Winner of HHA/Christie’s Garden of the Year Award 2015


Take a step into the past and discover the history of the Sitwell family who have lived at Renishaw Hall and Gardens for almost 400 years. Browse the displays of letters, books and artefacts from the archives and the family’s own private collection.

Meet the literary trio of Edith, Osbert and Sacheverell Sitwell and discover the many poems and books the trio became famous for.  The family’s history played a huge part in the artistic and literary world in the early part of the last century.

Learn the history of the Italianate Gardens created by Sir George Sitwell and how they have changed over the years.

Open Wednesday to Sunday 10.30am to 4.30pm. Also open for group visits by appointment.