Things to see & do

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What's on

We've lots on to celebrate the festive season. Experience a Victorian Christmas in the house and meet Santa in the grotto on weekends from 29 November. We've also got a Christmas craft fair and a Victorian Music Hall evening.


The parkland is the ideal place for a walk. Explore on your own or join a guided walk. For details see our events list.

Or download a walk

Obelisk walk

Autumn Menagerie Walk

Grand Designs Easy Walk

Don't miss

  • Join one of our behind the scenes tours
  • Explore our adventure playground
  • Stroll around the gardens and enjoy the lakeside walks
  • Enjoy tea and cake in the Courtyard CafĂ©
  • Take a walk up to Obelisk Lodge and enjoy the parkland
  • Meet our friendly volunteers and discover hidden gems in the house
  • Look out for Kingfishers and Woodpeckers by the lake
  • Picnic in the secluded menagerie garden
Cyclists at Nostell © Classlane Media

Cyclists at Nostell

Sports activities

Do you enjoy being outdoors? Want to be more active and meet new people? If so then our partnership project with Sport England could be just what you need!

Join the team

Welcome volunteer

Share your love of special places with our visitors, meet new people and join a friendly team by volunteering with us.

Opportunities in the visitor experience, learning and house teams.

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Tours and talks

Discover fascinating stories and see behind the scenes in our varied programme. Scale the servants' staircase to the attics, climb into the hay loft, or find out more about Georgian life at Nostell.


Roe deer

The gardens and parkland are a haven for birds and mammals. Listen out for the woodpeckers, spot bats feeding over the lakes at dusk or catch a glimpse of Roe Deer in the woods.