Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

South side of red bricked baroque hall

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

Beningbrough: short stories and untold tales

Tue 23 May 2017
10:30-17:00
The changing fortunes of a grand country house and garden are told throughout the year in further chapters of the Beningbrough story.

Conservation in action - step into the shed

Tue 23 May 2017
11:00-16:00
Explore the contents of the Potting Shed as the conservation team undertake the annual clean.

From Beatrix to Beckham

Tue 23 May 2017
12:00-17:00
Head to the Visiting Portraits Gallery - 'Director's Choice' to see four outstanding portraits including the striking David Beckham by Nadav Kander.

The history and mystery of the clock tower

Thu 25 May 2017
10:30-17:00
If you've ever wondered what it's like inside the clock tower then join us every Thursday in May and for a rare chance to peep inside and find out more.

Half-term play week

Sat 27 May 2017
10:30-17:00
Grab a brand new explorer backpack for adventures a plenty to be had and a chance to tick off your '50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ ' play list or join one of the special activities on selected days......

Tansy Thursday

Thu 15 Jun 2017
10:30-17:00
Take a walk down by the riverside to explore the conservation work of the parkland team, as they clear and maintain the protected habitat of the rare Tansy Beetle.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Eating and shopping

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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