Things to see & do

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Traditional Skills Weekend

Quill pen calligraphy

 8th and 9th August

Come and try some fantastic historical crafts. Wield a feather quill with dip ink, try cross stitching, see a demonstration of wicker working and get messy with butter making.

Yorkshire Market

Yorkshire Market at Nunnington Hall

Yorkshire Market at Nunnington Hall

23 August 2015

The Yorkshire Market returns to Nunnington Hall. There will be lots of stalls containing the unique and beguling craftsmanship that local traders have to offer   


There’s plenty to do both inside and outside. Learn about gardening, play games and make a wish by tying a ribbon on our wishing tree. We also have seasonal children's trails to keep all family members entertained.

50 things to do before you're 11¾

Go wild in the garden and tick some things off your list!

Here at Nunnington Hall, you'll find a number of things on the National Trust's list of 50 things to do before you're 11¾. Make sure you pick up an adventure scrapbook from reception to get going!

Don't miss...

  • Visit our art and photography exhibitions
  • Discover the amazing Carlisle Collection of miniature rooms
  • Explore our garden and cutting garden
  • Feeling peckish? Come to our tea-room for some delicious food
  • Tick off some of the National Trust's 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾
  • Stay longer and visit Rievaulx Terrace whilst you're in the area