Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Beningbrough's south lawn perfect for playing and picnics

Important notice -

The hall and galleries are currently closed for a 2.3 million infrastructure project and due to re-open in summer 2023. The gardens, restaurant, shop and play area are open as usual.

A place of reinvention and evolving gardens in the Vale of York

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Things to see and do

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

What's on 

Upcoming events

Arty butterflies

Thu 18 Aug 2022
11:00-15:00
Get creative in the garden on Thursday 4 & 18 August and 1 September.

Why do bees buzz?

Tue 23 Aug 2022
10:00-15:30
And other fascinating facts. Find out on Tuesday 9 and 23 August.

Butterfly spotter challenge

Wed 24 Aug 2022
11:00-15:30
Look out for butterflies busy in the borders on Wednesdays in August.

Terrific tansy beetles

Thu 25 Aug 2022
11:00-15:00
Explore more about this rare beetle on Thursday 11 & 25 August.

Pop-up book sales

Thu 25 Aug 2022
11:00-16:00
Drop by the pop-up secondhand book sales and grab your next page turner or reference read.

Outdoor storytelling

Mon 29 Aug 2022
11:00-16:00
Head outdoors with Stories Alive for a rather special story on Bank Holiday Monday 29 August.
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York Pride wristband scheme 

Once again we're opening our doors to York Pride wristband wearers. Show your 2022 band for free entry to the gardens at Beningbrough and Goddards on any open day until 4 September 2022. Everyone is welcome and everyone can buy a wristband - see the York Pride website for details of where to get yours and more about the scheme.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Eating and shopping

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Wildlife

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

History

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The Great British Dig at Beningbrough 

Following a glorious week of filming in summer 2021, the Beningbrough episode of The Great British Dig was aired on 19 January 2022, see the episode online and a little more of what they were looking for.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Our work

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Places to stay

Stay a little longer in York

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Groups

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Bring your group to Beningbrough 

Bring your group for a day out in the countryside between York and Harrogate and discover the diverse gardens at Beningbrough. The hall and galleries are currently closed for a 2.3 million infrastructure project and due to re-open in summer 2023. The restaurant and shop add to your visit to help you make the most of your time on this Yorkshire estate.

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