Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

The south front of Beningbrough Hall in Autumn

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

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Things to see and do 

Dog walking in Beningbrough's gardens

Bring your dog to Beningbrough 

After a positive three month trial, you can now bring your four legged friend to Beningbrough for a walk around the North Yorkshire gardens any day we're open.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

What's on 

Upcoming events

Making her mark: celebrating creative women

Tue 25 Sep 2018
12:00-17:00
A new exhibition in partnership with the National Portrait Gallery showcasing diverse portraits of influential women who have made an outstanding contribution to art and culture, from Judi Dench to Amy Winehouse and J.K. Rowling.

Behind the scenes with the conservation team

Thu 27 Sep 2018
12:30-16:00
See how the team care for the fabric and the collection with a look behind the scenes in the Hall.

Making your mark: creative Fridays

Fri 28 Sep 2018
13:00-16:00
Join an adult learning drop-in session to create your own masterpiece in words or pictures, inspired by the art on the walls around you.

Apple celebration week

Sun 07 Oct 2018
10:30-17:00
Discover the many varieties of apple Beningbrough has to offer with the annual apple week. Choose your favourite with apple tasting, experience the art of apple pressing, pick apples straight from the tree and have a go at the games.

Bugs and broomsticks

Sat 27 Oct 2018
10:30-17:00
Muster up some courage and join us for half term week celebrating nature’s own weird and wonderful creatures, with a sprinkle of magic for Halloween.

Spooky tales and a scary parade

Wed 31 Oct 2018
10:30-17:00
Keep the spirit of adventure alive with some ghostly activities on Halloween.
Father Christmas and an elf reading

Storytime with Father Christmas 

It's holiday time for Father Christmas and a few elves, book your place for a special and unique story in the library at Beningbrough this December.

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

Our work

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Groups

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens

Places to stay

Stay a little longer in York

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