How to Contact Dalemain House & Gardens

Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens
Dalemain Estate Office, Dalemain, PENRITH, Cumbria, CA11 0HB
Tel: (017684) 86450; Fax: (017684) 86223

Please contact Cathy Clark (estateadmin@dalemain.com) for information regarding:

  • Dalemain Estate
  • Access
  • Moorings on Ullswater
  • General Enquiries
  • Yeomanry Museum
  • Canoeing Access to River Eamont
  • Dalemain's Self Catering Cottage

Please contact Claire Hexter or Beatrice Hasell-McCosh for information regarding:

  • Marketing
  • PR & Media
  • Photography
  • Filming and Television
  • Corporate Events
  • Events in the Park
  • The World's Original Marmalade Awards & Festival
  • The Dalemain Marmalade Collection
  • The Artisan Gold Winning Marmalades
  • The Dalemain Marmalade Online Shop
  • The Dalemain Garden Range
    Co-branded with Fortnum & Mason

Please contact Sue Armstrong ( houseopeningadmin@dalemain.com) for information regarding:

  • Group Visits to the House and Gardens
  • Dalemain Country House Produce
  • The Friends of Dalemain
  • Dalemain Gift Shop
  • Tearoom bookings


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VACANCIES AT DALEMAIN - House Guides, Secretarial Support & Volunteer Gardeners

Due to increased visitor numbers we have 3 new opportunities to work at Dalemain as part of a small team helping to provide members of the public with memorable experiences based on the beauty and history of Dalemain and to thus ensure its future.  

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TODAY - 'DACRE & DALEMAIN DAYS' - For Every Ticket purchased at Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens a donation will be given to Dacre Church

When you visit Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens on the 'Dacre & Dalemain Days Out' and present your ticket at Dacre Church a donation from Mr & Mrs McCosh will be given.

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NEW BOOK NOW: Bespoke Botanical Drawing Courses with Mark Fothergill - World Renowned Botanical Artist

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE - MARK FOTHERGILL - WORLD RENOWNED BOTANICAL ARTIST

Book now to reserve a place on our new Botanical Drawing courses with Mark Fothergill, formerly Botanic Artist to Kew Gardens and Fellow of the Linnean Society.

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EVENTS AT DALEMAIN DURING SUMMER - LOTS GOING ON & SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE

We have a very varied & exciting programme of events taking place at Dalemain this Summer, with something for everyone ranging from Horse Carriage Driving to Food Festivals. 

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WELCOME TO DALEMAIN MANSION & HISTORIC GARDENS OPEN SUN to THURS - 10.30am to 5.00pm

The Historic House & Gardens officially opened for the Summer Season on Sunday 29th March 2015 and we look forward to welcoming you to Dalemain.

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LATEST PRESS RELEASE: World’s Best Marmalade Makers Crowned at 2015 Marmalade Festival

WINNING MARMALADE MAKERS MORE INVENTIVE THAN EVER IN 10TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR WITH RECORD NUMBER OF ENTRIES AND VISITORS

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Moorings available on Lake Ullswater

 Contact Dalemain now to secure a licence to moor your boat on the most beautiful lake in the Lake District

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GREAT TASTE AWARDS NEWS 2014

Dalemain Marmalades have excelled at this year's Great Taste Awards.

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PENRITH REMEMBERS 1914 - 1918

Penrith Remembers Launches The Centenary Programme of the Commemoration of the World War 1 at Dalemain

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Dalemain Wins HHA/Christie's Prestigious Garden of the Year Award 2013

The charming English gardens of Dalemain, nestled in the Lake District, have won the 2013 Garden of the Year Award sponsored by the Historic Houses Association and Christie’s. This prestigious national award, now in its 29th year, is designed to recognise the importance of gardens with outstanding horticultural and public appeal, either in their own right or as the setting for an historic house.  

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