Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Beningbrough's south lawn perfect for playing and picnics

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 

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

What's on 

Upcoming events

Making your mark

Fri 25 May 2018
12:00-17:00
Try your hand at some art techniques inspired by the current exhibition every Friday in May. Channel your creativity as you explore lighting, colour and create your own digital portrait.

Making her mark: celebrating creative women

Fri 25 May 2018
12:00-17:00
A new exhibition in partnership with the National Portrait Gallery showcasing diverse portraits of influential women who have made an outstanding contribution to art and culture, from Judi Dench to Amy Winehouse and J.K. Rowling.

Build a (mini) raft

Sun 27 May 2018
11:00-15:00
Ahoy there matey! Head over to Beningbrough and put your rafting skills to the test. We'll provide the materials, but will yours sink or sail?

Find your way with a compass

Mon 28 May 2018
13:00-14:00
Discover how to use a compass as you navigate your way around Beningbrough's gardens. Once you've mastered the skill, there will be no stopping you on your adventures.

Hunt for bugs

Wed 30 May 2018
11:30-12:00
Become a nature detective and go hunting for bugs in Beningbrough's gardens. Find out what's hiding in the trees or lurking under stones.

Discover what's in a pond

Fri 01 Jun 2018
11:30-12:00
Discover what might be living in the wildlife pond in the American Garden, from insects skipping above the water to frog spawn floating below and maybe even a newt!
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Eating and shopping

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

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.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Our work

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Groups

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Places to stay

Stay a little longer in York

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

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