Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Beningbrough Hall in the winter

A place of reinvention; evolving gardens, changing art exhibitions and a country house story spanning over 300 years

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Things to see and do 

Visitors dog-walking at Ickworth, Suffolk

Bring your dog to Beningbrough 

After a positive three month trial, you can now bring your four legged friend to Beningbrough for a walk around the North Yorkshire gardens any day we're open.

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Sounds of Winter: Whispering Spaces

Sat 23 Feb 2019
11:00-15:30
In the quiet of a winter garden, whispering sounds and voices echo past histories and nature's secret activity. Wrap up warm and take in some of the lesser known gardens and buildings on this first ever sound trail.

February half term

Sat 23 Feb 2019
11:00-15:30
Welcome to the first holiday of 2019! Enjoy a week of adventures exploring the great outdoors with Beningbrough's new nature trail and visits from Eden from Stories Alive!

Make sounds with Stories Alive

Sat 23 Feb 2019
11:30-15:30
Pull on your wellies and wrap up warm for a story walk not to be missed!

Yorkshire! Achievement, Grit and Controversy

Tue 05 Mar 2019
11:30-16:00
From Jodie Whittaker the new Doctor Who, to the notorious Gunpowder Plot conspirator Guy Fawkes, discover the faces that have helped create the reputation of Yorkshire. Who would you include to demonstrate the county’s reputation?

Gilding workshop with Rob Oldfield

Sat 23 Mar 2019
10:30-15:30
Learn gold leafing, metal leafing and water gilding under expert tuition from Rob, artist, educator and curator with nearly forty years’ experience in the art world.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 19 Apr 2019
10:30-16:00
Join the hunt through the gardens and solve the clues to claim your chocolate treat.
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Eating and shopping

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History

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Wildlife

Large tree in a green open space with balck cows grazing underneath

Top ten trees of interest 

Find out more about the structure of the garden and the heritage trees on a walk to see the historic pear arch, the impressive lightning scarred oak, a 200 year old turkey oak and the fourth largest variegated English oak in the country.

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Our work

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Groups

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Places to stay

The kitchen and sitting area at Draper's Flat, York

Draper's Flat, York 

Draper's Flat is our newest property, located in the historic city of York. This first floor apartment sits above a National Trust shop in Minstergate and makes a stylish base for exploring the city and further afield.

Stay a little longer in York

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens on the National Trust Collections website