Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Glorious gardens surround this baroque mansion with National Portrait Gallery paintings

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Things to see and do

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

What's on 

Upcoming events

Happy birthday Beningbrough!

Sat 30 Jul 2016
10:30-17:00
The changing fortunes of a grand country house and garden are told throughout the year, as Beningbrough celebrates its 300th birthday, from 1716 - 2016.

Visiting Portraits Gallery - 'Director's Choice'

Sat 30 Jul 2016
12:00-17:00
To celebrate Beningbrough's 300 year anniversary, National Portrait Gallery Director Nicholas Cullinan has chosen portraits of four people who have shaped British history and culture.

Artrageous August!

Wed 03 Aug 2016
12:30-15:30
Bring out your artistic streak in the Artrageous workshops, with a range of themes to get stuck into throughout the month. You can make something different every week on a Wednesday or a Sunday.

50 things Fridays

Fri 05 Aug 2016
10:30-17:00
Drop in and join a free led workshop to find your way with a map and compass, explore what lives in a pond, craft and float a raft or hunt for bugs in the gardens.

Going Digital photography workshops

Sat 13 Aug 2016
10:00-16:00
Have you ever wanted to get off auto? This your chance to learn all the tricks of the trade in this 'Explore Your Camera Part 1 - Get off Auto' workshop with Going Digital.

Going Digital photography workshops, landscape photography

Sun 14 Aug 2016
10:00-16:00
Build on knowledge gained in previous workshops and take this introductory course on landscape photography.

Coming soon to Beningbrough

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

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Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

History

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

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

Groups

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Get involved

A volunteer delights a young visitor

Join our team 

Join the friendly team of staff and volunteers and get involved with the work we do. From stock merchandising, welcoming visitors, promoting the property, maintaining the gardens or helping visitors to enjoy their day - there could be something to interest you.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

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