Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

A row of golden leaved trees with a red brick hall in the distance

Important notice -

The council have several road closures in place around Newton-On-Ouse which could affect the car entrance. Diversions are in place or use the single track (with passing places) coach entrance by following the brown signs as you get close.

A place of reinvention; evolving gardens and changing art exhibitions

Hall in the distance through a gate surrounded by colourful foliage

What to expect at Beningbrough

You no longer need to book to visit Beningbrough. A number of rooms in the hall remain closed for ongoing conservation work, the Saloon Galleries on the first floor are open until 31 October. The gardens, restaurant, shop, play area and toilets are also open. Face coverings are not compulsory but we recommend that you wear one in any area on your visit that is enclosed and crowded. We look forward to welcoming you soon.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Things to see and do

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

What's on 

Close up on a vast array of pumpkins and squashes

The pumpkin pretenders 

Visit this half term school holidays (23 – 31 October) for a brand-new autumn challenge. Search high and low to see how many pumpkins you can spot around the gardens. However, watch out for the pumpkin pretenders that are hiding in plain sight and aren’t pumpkins at all!

Upcoming events

The pumpkin pretenders

Sat 23 Oct 2021
10:00-17:00
Visit this half term school holidays (23 – 31 October, 10am - 5pm) for a brand-new autumn challenge.

Second-hand books

Sat 23 Oct 2021
11:00-16:00
Stock up your book shelves for winter and support the National Trust as you peruse. On open days, 11am - 4pm in October, 10am - 3.30pm in November.

Be an undercover discoverer

Sat 06 Nov 2021
10:00-15:30
Pick up a free nature trail when you visit in winter. Pull on your coat, hold on to your hat and step into the gardens - wellies optional.

Storytime with Father Christmas

Sat 04 Dec 2021
10:15-10:45
***Sold out*** Book your place for the long-awaited return of Father Christmas to Beningbrough’s Victorian laundry. Join a small group for stories, list checking and gifts.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Eating and shopping

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Wildlife

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

History

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Join or give

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Places to stay

The living room at the laundry flat

Holiday with us 

Holiday in a special place in the flat above the old Victorian laundry surrounded by gardens and close to the main house. Step onto woodland and riverside paths from your doorstep.

Stay a little longer in York

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Groups

Two people walking along a floral border

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. Currently the opening arrangements for the hall and gallery can't be confirmed for 2022. 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