The Exhibition Room

Ceramics, sculpture and artwork, come and see what we have next! © Jim Stephenson

Ceramics, sculpture and artwork, come and see what we have next!

We fill our exhibition room up with work by local artists and sculptors, keep your eyes peeled for the latest installation! There's also the possibility of buying some of the artwork on show and taking home with you something really special. Check the events listings below for exhibition dates and details.


50 things to do before you're 11 ¾

50 Things: Bug Hunting © Jim Stephenson

50 Things: Bug Hunting

As well as the things that you can always adventure into at Ormesby Hall, we also have special days when you can come and try something really fun! Geocaching, dam building and bug hunting are all on the list, just check below for details.

Lunchtime lectures

Enjoy a fascinating talk at Ormesby Hall © David Levenson

Enjoy a fascinating talk at Ormesby Hall

Our wonderful lunchtime lectures are the perfect opportunity to learn more about Ormesby Hall, the Pennyman family, our railway layouts and many more topics besides. Take a look at the listings below to find a lecture that takes your fancy and contact us to reserve your place.

Christmas at Ormesby Hall

See our traditional Christmas ship

Come and see our Christmas Ship on the first two weekends of December. We will have Father Christmas in the kitchen with lots of presents, Christmas trees for sale in the courtyard, festive food available in the tearoom and candlelight tours around the mansion.
(small charge to see Father Christmas and for the candlelight tour, booking essential. Opening times 10.00 - 3.30

Take a walk around Ormesby

Try our amazing Pennyman Panorama Walk. You will get the chance to take in some of the scenery here in Ormesby, as well as learn about the Pennyman history by exploring the estate.

All wrapped up

Putting the house to bed

See how the house is shut down for winter maintenance with the conservation team.

Take a tour around the house and see it being wrapped up for winter.

Booking essential, please call 01642 328900. Normal admission applies