Seaton Delaval Hall

Important notice -

There is currently limited access to the Central Hall whilst we carry out an essential conservation assessment. Although parts will be open, some of the areas including the Mahogany Room, the Tapestry Room and the basement are closed to visitors.

A place of great theatre and drama

Seaton Delaval Hall

Things to see and do

Seaton Delaval Hall

What's on

Upcoming events

Make & Do - Extra Dates for School Holidays 2016

Wed 01 Jun 2016
Join in our children's craft activity.

Wider Estate Walk

Sun 05 Jun 2016
Join our popular monthly guided walk which takes you around the wider Seaton Delaval Hall estate.

Centrestage: North East recorder orchestra

Sun 05 Jun 2016
Join us for Centrestage - an exciting performance on the first and third Sunday of each month, live in the stables courtyard.

Garden talks

Mon 06 Jun 2016
Join us on a Monday to find out what's going on in the gardens at Seaton Delaval Hall. Meet one of the team, find out what's in bloom and learn more about the gardens and the landscape surrounding the hall.

Front of Hall talks

Sat 11 Jun 2016
Join our expert guide in the Central Courtyard for a talk on all things Delaval! Discover the story of the flamboyant Delaval family and the tale behind Vanbrugh's architectural gem that is Seaton Delaval Hall.

Father's Day

Sun 19 Jun 2016
Treat Dad to a day out at Seaton Delaval Hall, where you can meet the stonemason, enjoy live music and taste some local ales! There's also a special Father's Day Make & Do where you can make him a present!
Seaton Delaval Hall


Visitors sitting outside the cafe at Seaton Delaval Hall

Treat yourself 

Warm up with a delicious hot chocolate or a refreshing cuppa in the cafe and treat yourself to a slice of cake - or two!

Seaton Delaval Hall


Seaton Delaval Hall


Bird on a feeding station at Seaton Delaval Hall

Discover our wildlife 

Follow one of our regular estate walks, spot our five species of bats who live in the hall or discover the insects that call our bee garden home.

Seaton Delaval Hall

Our work

Seaton Delaval Hall

Get involved

Deadheaded roses in a wheelbarrow in the garden at Seaton Delaval Hall, Northumberland.

Join our team 

Get more involved with the work at our special place. Make new friends, learn about the estate and volunteer with the National Trust

Seaton Delaval Hall


View of North Front entrance of Seaton Delaval Hall

A different way to learn 

Discover the stories of those who once called Seaton Delaval Hall home. Explore the basement, visit the Central Hall and learn about the gay Delavals using one of our educational packs.