Things to see & do

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Summer Nights: Open Air Cinema

Enjoy two classic films outdoors on the oval at Belton

Friday 11 September - The Grand Budapest Hotel (15)

Saturday 12 September - Dirty Dancing (12A)

Gates open 6.30pm for 8pm - 10pm screening. Belton's hot food van and bar will be open during both evenings.

Early bird tickets (up to six weeks advance) - £10.50. Standard - £12

To book, please call 01332 290606 or visit

2015 Events

Living history, food and drink fairs, family fun, open air cinema and much more.

There's lots happening at Belton this year with something for everyone to enjoy, whatever the weather.

Family events run frequently throughout the school holidays, and there are trails and tours to book on to regularly also.

You can find out what's happening at Belton in 2015 by visiting the events page or by picking up an events leaflet.

If you have any questions, please call 01476 566116.

New adventures

 © National Trust

Belton's new adventure playground is now open and ready to explore!

Enjoy the new play equipment including seesaw powered water jets, climbing frames and an extended train line. There's challenging play for pre-teens as well as toddler friendly equipment.

Want to know more? Follow our blog

Bring your dog

Belton has over 1300 acres of parkland where dogs on leads are welcome and also in the stableyard and courtyard areas.

There is a doggie bin by the visitor car park and water bowls in the stable yard .

We know not everyone loves dogs though, so the gardens and children's outdoor adventure playground are dog-free areas.

Summer colour

Fallow deer and fawn at Hatfield Forest © Richard Daniel

This summer has thrown up some glorious days, Belton has a lots of great spots for a picnic, a ball game or a stroll around the gardens and parkland. Look out for dahlias, primrose and plenty of other summer flowers in the gardens, and the first fawns of the year from mid July.

It all makes for a lovely photo. So please share your snaps with us on Facebook and Twitter.