Rufford Old Hall
Discover a beautiful Tudor house with stunning Edwardian gardens
Rufford Old Hall is one of Lancashire´s finest 16th century buildings, famed for its Great Hall with an intricately carved moveable wooden screen and dramatic hammerbeam roof. On display are a collection of arms and armour from various European countries, and heraldic decoration. Also various other collections including Japanese and Chinese ceramics, stained glass from various periods, prints and watercolours of local interest and 16th century oak furniture. It is rumoured that William Shakespeare performed here. The attractive Victorian style gardens contain sculptures and topiary.