Things to see & do

Discover these special spaces and places

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Washington Old Hall plays host to all kinds of events - you can join a workshop, come along and meet the staff, or enjoy some outdoor theatre.

Washington Wander

There are always seasonal garden trails to complete at Washington Old Hall. Or take the opportunity to discover a bit more about the Hall and the village on our Washington Easy Walk, which you can download below.

Don't miss...

  • The feeling of the past in the home of George Washington's ancestors
  • Discover what it was like to live in the 1930s in the Tenement Room
  • Admire the solid oak furniture of Tudor times
  • Check out the collection of 'Washingtonabilia'
  • Stroll through the pretty formal gardens scented with herbs and flower
  • See the newly planted orchard, which will provide native apples
  • Hear the birds in the Nuttery, and see them enjoying the new pond
  • Enjoy tea and cake in the new accessible tea-room in the garden

On Your Doorstep

On your doorstep exhibition © Thurmanovich Photography

13 - 14 December

Enjoy this seasonal photography exhibition including views of the local area. Be inspired by the splendour of mother nature caught on camera by Karen and Mick Thurmanovich.

Santa's visit

Cosy Christmas © Jim Gardner

Cosy Christmas

6 - 7 December
Come along and visit Santa before he flies back to the North Pole. Children will receive a gift from Santa. There will be face painting and simple crafts while you wait and grown ups can enjoy coffee & cake in the tearoom. What better way to begin the Christmas season. BOOKING ESSENTIAL