Marks Hall Estate is a charitable trust established in 1971. Great progress has been made in restoring earlier neglect and dereliction of this historic estate. It is now a place where visitors can enjoy the inspiring landscape – although much work still needs to be done.

By becoming a member you are supporting the valuable work the Trust undertakes in not only restoring but developing Marks Hall for future generations. As a registered charity the Trust is dependent on its own resources and the valued support of visitors, members and volunteers to achieve its aims.

Benefits of joining:

  • Supporting the work of the Trust in protecting and enhancing a landscape that is good for people, plants and wildlife.
  • Free admission to the Gardens, Arboretum and way marked Woodland walks.+
  • A pass code to the Gardens and Arboretum giving you access on days when it is normally closed and use of a designated car park. Your code also gives you access to the toilet located next to the Visitor Centre.
  • Details of forthcoming events sent directly to you.
Membership Annual Price
Individual Adult £33
Joint Adult £48
Family £60
Individual Concession £30
Joint* Concession £43
Family** Concession £55
Guest Card £23
Membership Gift Voucher From £33

*Joint - Two named adults at the same address
**Family - Two named adults at the same address and up to four children aged 5 to 16 years
Concession - Available to senior citizens (over 60) and the registered disabled. For joint and family applications only one person need qualify.
Guest Card – allows you to bring a friend with your membership.

If you would like to join the Membership Scheme please fill out the membership form and return to the Visitor Centre, by post, in person or by email: [email protected]

For more information or to arrange Gift Memberships and Vouchers please contact the Visitor Centre on 01376 563796 or by email: [email protected]

+Please note that in the interests of safety the Trust reserves the right to close the Arboretum at short notice and without prior warning.  The Arboretum will normally be closed over Christmas and the New Year.