The Historic Gardens in Winter
The gardens will re-open to visitors at the end of February. Come and take a look at the sleeping giantess in the low garden along with the box dragon. The garden looks lovely with the morning frost at this time of year.
May 2014 - 'RHS AWARD OF GARDEN OF MERIT' for the Famous Himalayan Blue Poppy
Dalemain is delighted to announce that meconopsis Dalemain has been awarded an ‘RHS Award of Garden Merit’ for the famous Himalayan Blue Poppy (meconopsis Dalemain) after extensive trials at the RHS.
Gardening Team's Tip of the Month
Please remember to feed the birds and put bowls of water out for the wildlife and especially the hedgehogs.
We look forward to seeing you in the Garden!
The Dalemain Gardening Team
WELCOME to Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens - Spring & Summer Opening times
The Historic House & Gardens will officially open for the Summer Season on Sunday 29th March 2015. However we are open for the weekend Saturday 28th February to Sunday 1st March 2015 for our amazing World's Original Marmalade Awards Festival Weekend. A fantastic fun filled weekend with something for everyone! full details: www.dalemain marmaladeawards.com
Vacancy - Administrative Assistant required at Dalemain
An opportunity to work in the office 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. It is a hands on job, where no two days are the same. Four days p.w. Closing date: Monday 9th March 2015
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
GREAT TASTE AWARDS NEWS 2014
Dalemain Marmalades have excelled at this year's Great Taste Awards.
PENRITH REMEMBERS 1914 - 1918
Penrith Remembers Launches The Centenary Programme of the Commemoration of the World War 1 at Dalemain
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.
Dalemain wins prestigious Heritage Award for best event 2012
Dalemain has been presented with a prestigious Hudson’s Heritage Award for Best Event 2012 - The World’s Original Marmalade Awards & Festival.