Things to see & do

Marvel at the architecture of Seaton Delaval Hall

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Be an Eggsplorer!

Join us at the home of the Delavals, the most renowned party-lovers and pranksters of their day, and join in the fun this Easter. Hunt for clues to claim your Cadbury chocolate Egghead.

Love history?

Enjoy a guided tour to learn about the Central Hall, the statues, the architecture and the flamboyant Delavals, as well as the historical collections, enjoy a preview here...

Don't miss...

  • Joining a tour to learn more about this wonderful place
  • Exploring the grounds - there are lots of things to discover
  • Checking out the Seaton Delaval Hall souvenirs in our shop
  • Indulging in a cup of tea outdoors by the Old Stables
  • Enjoying a relaxing stroll around our gardens
  • The opportunity to discover more about the building's history
Enjoy a walk in a great place for families  © NTPL/Arnhel de Serra

Enjoy a walk in a great place for families

Enjoy a stroll...

Perhaps you're looking for a great place for a walk? At Seaton Delaval Hall there's plenty of different sections to visit, you might even want to download a route.

If you'd like more of an insight into the gardens before your visit, read gardener Chris Brock's blog...

Get outdoors

Start your '50 things to do before you're 11 ¾' adventure here! Bring your kite and challenge your friends to see who can fly the highest, go bird watching and more.

Try geocaching

Be a 21st century pirate and hunt for buried treasure using GPS rather than a map. Borrow a devices to enable you to locate the treasure hidden in the grounds.

Cosy up in the cafe

The cafe is a little basic but you can still enjoy a fresh brew, soup, cakes, scones, sandwiches or soft drinks. Then work it off in the special Woodland Play Area...