Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Gunby Hall in Lincolnshire

A homely country house dated 1700 set in Victorian walled gardens at the foot of the Lincolnshire Wolds

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Things to see and do

Newspaper article from the Daily Telegraph in 1944 about Gunby being saved

1944 - 2019: 75 year anniversary with the National Trust

This year we celebrate that 75 years ago, in 1944, Gunby Hall was gifted to the National Trust. Explore the fascinating story of how Gunby was nearly lost, but eventually saved for the nation.

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

What's on

Upcoming events

'Brush Strokes' - Skegness Art Group

Fri 19 Apr 2019
11:00-17:00
Step into Gunby's Orchard Gallery, nestled in the gardens, from 16 to 30 April for 'Brush Strokes', a new exhibition by the Skegness Art Group.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 19 Apr 2019
11:00-17:00
Collect your map, hunt high and low to find all the clues, use your brain power to solve the puzzle and win a yummy egg as your well-deserved reward.

The Tiger Who Came to Tea exhibition

Sat 20 Apr 2019
11:00-17:00
Get up close to an enormous tiger and the beloved artwork from Judith Kerr’s much-loved children’s classic picture book, 'The Tiger Who Came To Tea'.

'Old and New' - Morris Morris Addison

Wed 01 May 2019
11:00-17:00
From 1 to 31 May discover an exciting exhibition called 'Old and New' by Avril Morris, David Morris and Twink Addison.

Gunby's 75th Anniversary Garden Party

Mon 06 May 2019
11:00-17:00
Celebrate with us that it was 75 years ago in 1944 that Gunby was gifted to the National Trust. Be a guest at our party that's filled with music, colour and cake!

Hidden Gunby

Thu 16 May 2019
10:30-11:30
Come and see the areas of Gunby that are normally not open to the public.
Painting by Anne Harris

Art exhibitions in Orchard Gallery

Visit ever-changing art exhibitions in Gunby's Orchard Gallery, nestled in the Gunby gardens.

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Eating and shopping

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

History

History of Gunby

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Places to stay

Places to stay

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Weddings

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Get involved

Gunby conservation team in front of house

Many hands make light work at Gunby

When the house is closed to visitors, the Gunby conservation team gives all the collection pieces a good 'deep winter clean'. It's a big help that for the last few years staff and volunteers from nearby National Trust places the Workhouse and Tattershall Castle come to clean too.

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Our work

Gunby car park

Car park update

Gunby Hall Estate and Gardens was closed several days in 2019 because the very wet weather meant the parking area was saturated and unsuitable for cars.

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens on the National Trust Collections website