Dear Mrs Pennyman; Reflections on Grief Exhibition

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

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Through the correspondence we gain a window into their thoughts and feelings, showing how they were coping with their grief. In this exhibition there will be replicas of the letters and the stories of the women behind them. Dear Mrs Pennyman is a Heritage Lottery funded project with the University of Teesside.

Prices

Event ticket prices
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
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Ormesby Hall

Prices

Whole property
Gift Aid Standard
Adult £6.00 £5.40
Child £3.00 £2.70
Family £15.00 £13.50
Group Adult
Minimum group size 15
N/A £4.75

What is Gift Aid?

Most of our places run the Gift Aid on Entry scheme at their admission points.

Under this scheme, if you're not a member you have the choice of two entry tickets:

  • Gift Aid Admission
  • Standard Admission

If the place runs Gift Aid on Entry, we'll offer you a clear choice between the Gift Aid Admission prices and the Standard Admission prices at the admission point. It's entirely up to you which ticket you choose.

Gift Aid Admission includes a 10 per cent or more voluntary donation. Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.

An extra £1 paid under the scheme can be worth over £3 to the National Trust as shown below:

  Gift Aid Standard
Amount paid by visitor £11.00 £10.00
Tax refund from Government* £2.75 £0.00
Total received by the National Trust £13.75 £10.00

 

*Gift Aid Admissions let us reclaim tax on the whole amount paid - an extra 25 per cent - potentially a very significant boost to our places' funds.

Please note...

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
7 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
8 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
9 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
10 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
11 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
14 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
15 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
16 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
17 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
18 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
21 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
22 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
23 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
24 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
25 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
28 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
29 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
30 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
31 October 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available
1 November 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Available

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Contact Info

Name
Property Administrator
Email
ormesbyhall@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01642 324188

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Dear Mrs Pennyman; Reflections on Grief Exhibition

Sun 07 Oct 2018
11:00-16:00
An exhibition exploring the life of Mary Pennyman and the widows and mothers who wrote to her during the First World War.

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