Haddon Hall is one of the most significant and oldest heritage destinations in the country, with a remarkable tapestry collection and reputedly, the best early English furniture collection. Outside are the beautiful 16th Century Elizabethan walled gardens. Haddon is a 25 minute journey on bus 6.1 or Transpeak from Matlock rail interchange.
Haddon Hall is one of the most significant and oldest heritage destinations in the country, with a remarkable tapestry and furniture collection.
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