Sizergh

Beautiful medieval house, with rich gardens and estate

Sizergh

Things to see and do

Children playing amongst the spring daffodils at Sizergh

Welcome to Sizergh 

With over 700 years of history to discover and still lived in by the Strickland family, Sizergh has many tales to tell.

Sizergh

What's on

Upcoming events

Free Friday walks at Sizergh 11.30am and 1.30pm April to end of Oct

Fri 27 May 2016
11:30-12:30
Join us on Fridays (April to end of October) for Free Friday guided walks at Sizergh 11.30am and 1.30pm.

Sizergh 50 Things event

Sat 28 May 2016
11:00-16:00
Come and tick off some of the activities on the 50 thing to do before you're 11 and 3/4 list. We will be be flying kites, building dens, pond dipping, making wild creations, and much much more.

Project Wild time showing 28 May 7pm

Sat 28 May 2016
19:00-20:00
Project Wild Time showing Come and join us for an outdoor screening of this inspiring film. Popcorn and drinks will be available to buy and a minimum £1 donation will be gratefully received. Wear warm, comfortable gear, outdoor viewing will be...

Gardeners Question Time 3 June 2-4pm.

Fri 03 Jun 2016
14:00-16:00
Gardeners Question Time 3 June 2-4pm. Meet Sizergh's Head Gardener and gardening team who will solve your horticultural conundrums and tell you about the conservation of our nation's gardens. foc event. Garden entrance applies to non members

Orchid walk 8 June 10am 1pm

Wed 08 Jun 2016
10:00-13:00
Orchid walk Join a ranger to see some of Sizergh's interesting species of orchid that thrive on the estate. We will also be looking at our rarer Lady's Slipper Orchid which has been introduced onto the estate. No booking necessary. Stout...

Gardeners Question Time 17 June 2-4pm.

Fri 17 Jun 2016
14:00-16:00
Gardeners Question Time 17 June 2-4pm. Meet Sizergh's Head Gardener and gardening team who will solve your horticultural conundrums and tell you about the conservation of our nation's gardens. foc event. Garden entrance applies to non...
Sizergh

Eating

Sizergh

Shopping

Dee Hardwicke cottage garden

A souvenir from Sizergh

Why not treat yourself or loved ones to lovely gifts and tasty treats. Open 10-5 daily

Sizergh

History

Two visitors experiencing the new exhibition room at Sizergh Castle, Cumbria

Open the door to the past 

Come on inside and take a tour that spans over 700 years! It may still be a family home but it’s much more than that.

Sizergh

Wildlife

Male hawfinch at Sizergh

Tips for twitchers 

There's a science to spotting a hawfinch at Sizergh - take a look at this handy guide to help you spot them.

Robin in winter

Where the wild things are 

Go bird spotting at Sizergh and then see if you can find a great crested newt hiding among the plants in our rock garden.

Sizergh

Get involved

Room guides at Sizergh

Become a volunteer 

Volunteer with us at Sizergh and make new friends, working in an amazing place and knowing that you're helping a great cause - three fabulous reasons to get volunteering!

Sizergh

Places to stay