First World War Remembrance Day

Join us to remember people effected by the First World War.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Join us to remember everyone affected by the First World War. Hear the emotional letters sent to the Pennymans by war widows. Experience soldiers training as the Serjeant Major puts people through their paces on the assault course. Then at 7pm we shall light a beacon to commemorate the fallen.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
11 November 2018 12:00 - 19:00 Available

Contact Info

Property Administrator
Call 01642 324188

Upcoming events

Dear Mrs Pennyman; Reflections on Grief Exhibition

Sun 21 Oct 2018
An exhibition exploring the life of Mary Pennyman and the widows and mothers who wrote to her during the First World War.

Ormesby by Candlelight

Sun 21 Oct 2018
Experience Ormesby Hall in a different light this October with most shutters closed and lights off, with only candlelight to guide your way.

Conservation in Action

Wed 24 Oct 2018
See how the conservation team take care of the house and collections.

Knit and chat

Wed 24 Oct 2018
Love knitting, then join us for knit and chat.

Trust10 trail run at Ormesby Hall

Sun 28 Oct 2018
Trust10 is a monthly 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore Ormesby Hall and surrounding landscapes for free.

A witchy Hallowe'en

Sun 28 Oct 2018
Can you help Wisteria the Witch find the ingredients for her potion in the Halloween inspired rooms, then make a potion in the kitchen for Wisteria and a broomstick you can take home.