Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

The south front of Beningbrough Hall with lawn in front

Important notice -

To avoid disappointment please book your visit to Beningbrough in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends, school holidays and bank holidays. If you do not book we cannot guarantee admission.

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

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Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

What's on 

Please book ahead before visiting

The garden, galleries, restaurant, play area, shop, toilets, car park and brew house café at Beningbrough are open. The hall and parkland remain closed. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, especially at busier times such as weekends, school holidays and bank holidays. However, where space is available on weekdays, pre-booking may not always be necessary. 

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens (30 Sept - 4 Oct)

Wed 30 Sep 2020
10:00-10:30
Book your timed entry to visit Beningbrough.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Things to see and do

Large room contemporary art on the walls and seating

Art at Beningbrough 

Immerse yourself in the latest art exhibition at Beningbrough created in partnership with the Arts Council Collection and explore how art can help you to relax and disconnect from life’s daily worries. Experience how the different mediums of art can aid mental wellbeing through 14 thought provoking artworks by artists such as L.S. Lowry, Tracey Emin, Marc Chagall and Henry Moore until 1 November 2020.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Eating and shopping

A man with glasses in profile view drinks from a takeaway cup

Grab a bite to eat

The restaurant is open for breakfast baps, hot lunches, sandwiches, cakes and drinks; with indoor and outdoor seating available. The brew house café is open on weekends and school holidays for takeaway drinks and light snacks. We’ve introduced new safety measures including closure of the brew house seating area, screens at our till and collection points, and waymarked routes. We’ll also only be accepting card payment. We look forward to welcoming you back and know that you’ll support us to make this a safe experience for everyone.

A selection of gardening tools and accessories displayed against a brick wall.

Stop off at our shop

Our shop is open Wednesday - Sunday. If you would like to visit the shop, you will need to pre-book a ticket to visit the estate. For the safety of staff and visitors we've introduced social distancing measures and changes to payment, which will be via card only. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after Beningbrough for everyone, for ever.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Places to stay

The living room at the laundry flat

Holiday at Beningbrough Hall 

Holiday in a very special place in the bright and welcoming apartment above the Victorian laundry surrounded by gardens, woodland and views of the main hall from your windows. Perfectly located for exploring York, Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales; it's your very own escape to the country.

Stay a little longer in York

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Join or give

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Wildlife

Autumn leaves in a National Trust garden

Autumn wildlife at Beningbrough Hall 

As the season change, so does the wildlife in the garden with some moving in, some moving out and others planning for winter. Here’s what to look out for at Beningbrough this autumn.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

History

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