Funeral Wakes and Celebrations of Life

Celebrate the life of your loved one at The Kedleston Country House with our peaceful surroundings and dedicated team to offer a personal, discreet and warm welcome.

The Kedleston is centrally located and easily accessible,  just a short drive from Derby city centre and offers a tranquil and relaxed environment for a funeral wake.

Choose from our two function rooms: the Orangery has an outside terrace, views onto the Georgian gardens and is suitable for up to 120 people; the Restaurant is a beautiful tranquil environment for more intimate gatherings of up to 50 guests.

When booking a wake at The Kedleston we offer:-

• Choice of buffet menus

• Dedicated co-ordinator on the day

• Facility to play your own music

• Area for your photos & flowers to be displayed

• Choice of private function room & bar area (subject to minimum numbers)

• Free onsite car parking

• Easy access from Derby

For further information and book a celebration of life, please contact us on 01332 477 222 or email


For further information

Call us on
01332 477 222