Knowsley Hall is a Grade II stately home that is often described as a hidden gem in the North West of England in Merseyside. Our magnifcent stately home has been in the ownership of the Stanley family, The Earls of Derby, for over 600 years and is now home to the 19th Earl & Countess of Derby. The Hall still retains its wonderful historical charm today, brimming with impressive works of art , exquisite interiors, cherished antique furniture and surrounded by the most delightful Capability Brown inspired gardens. It’s no surprise that our stately home is quite the most magical and enchanting of venues to hold your special event.
When hiring Knowsley Hall you get to fully immerse yourself in a stately home experience and appreciate complete exclusivity of our stately home, sleeping up to 36 guests in our award-winning guest accommodation. Whether you choose to hire Knowsley Hall for an exclusive private stay, corporate event, glamourous party or luxury wedding, you have access to the entire Hall and gardens during your stay. Expect country house chic in a grand but homely setting with a level of service you would expect from a first-class venue. Our staff are here to make your stay unforgettable and to make memories that last a lifetime.
Welcome to Knowsley Hall
Set within 2,500 acres of private walled estate, Knowsley Hall has welcomed royalty and distinguished visitors since it originally opened its doors in 1495. It is this rich heritage that helps to make our stately home quite the most magical, warm and surprising of venues.
Arrive through the grand main gates into the private estate, and you will be completely captivated by the sheer size and beauty of the Knowsley estate.
We offer complete exclusivity of our beautiful stately home with its breath-taking rooms, filled with a stunning collection of original paintings and cherished antiques. The terrace offers incredible views across the manicured gardens and lakes making it a truly wonderful and memorable setting for any special occasion. We look forward to welcoming you to our enchanting hideaway.
The Earl & Countess of Derby