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Two visitors walking a dog through the garden at Wallington, Northumberland

Discover Wallington, much-loved home to generations of the unconventional Trevelyan family.

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Things to see and do

Upcoming events

Shining a new light on Capability Brown - A display of original Brown drawings

Sun 26 Jun 2016
12:00-17:00
Discover a new display marking the 300th anniversary of the birth of local boy Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, exploring his connection to the Wallington estate and featuring five of Brown's original drawings from the Wallington collection.

'Landscapes of Capability Brown' - An exhibition of work by the North East Embroiderers' Guild

Sun 26 Jun 2016
12:00-17:00
See a new exhibition of textile art inspired by the designs of Capability Brown and many other landscapes and gardens, created by members of the North East Embroiderers' Guild as part of the national Capability Brown Festival.

Broomhouse Farm Event: Four Seasons Tours - Summer

Sat 02 Jul 2016
12:00-14:30
Join Broomhouse Farm tenants Ian & Yvonne for the second of 4 seasonal trailer tours/guided walks of the farm.

NGS Open Day - In the Footsteps of Capability Brown

Sun 10 Jul 2016
10:00-17:00
Follow in the footsteps of Capability Brown by visiting the Walled Garden he advised on and the place he went to school.

Ranger Walk: Wildlife on the Wannie Line

Tue 12 Jul 2016
13:00-15:30
Join us for a guided walk along the old Wannie railway line and discover the traces of our industrial past that still remain as well as the wildlife and stunning wild flowers that now live along the line.

Woodland Guided Walk

Wed 13 Jul 2016
11:30-13:00
Join our volunteer ranger for a walk around the woodland at Wallington and discover some of its rich history and wildlife.
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History

Portrait of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown by Nathaniel Dance

Discover the 'Capability' Brown connection  

This year we're marking the 300th anniversary of the birth of local boy Lancelot 'Capability' Brown and exploring his connection to the Wallington estate.

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A large tree in leaf at Wallington, Northumberland

Help us continue our work 

Buy a gift that will last centuries as part of our conservation work to replant our estate to it's former glory.