Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Carpet of purple crocus with a red bricked hall in the background

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

Sat 04 Mar 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.

From Beatrix to Beckham

Sat 04 Mar 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.

Mother's Day

Sun 26 Mar 2017
10:30-17:00
Celebrate Mothering Sunday and make something special for the mum in your world in the popular family art workshop.

Easter weekend with Cadbury

Fri 14 Apr 2017
10:30-17:00
Hop to it and follow the trail for your very own Cadbury chocolate bunny prize, plus egg and spoon races, decorate an egg competition and a chance to meet the Easter Bunny.

Spring plant sale

Sat 13 May 2017
10:30-17:00
Take a bit of Beningbrough home with you from the annual spring plant sale, with many of the plants on sale being propagated from around the gardens.

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.
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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