Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Gunby Hall in Lincolnshire

Important notice -

Pre-booking is advised to guarantee your entry, especially during weekends. On weekdays we may have some spaces if you haven't booked. House ground floor open Sat - Wed, 11am - 2pm. Limited tickets allocated on site on the day of your visit.

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

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Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

What's on

Book ahead before visiting 

The gardens and grounds are open, along with our car park, the tea-room (for take-away drinks and snacks), art gallery, second-hand bookshop and toilets. The house (ground floor only) is open Saturday to Wednesday, 11am to 2pm. Tickets for the house can be requested from a gazebo at the front of the house on a 'first come, first served' basis. Visits into the house are limited to ensure social distancing and entry is not guaranteed on the day you visit. We advise that you book your visit as such in advance.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens (14 June - 20 June)

Thu 17 Jun 2021
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Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Things to see and do

Crocheted garden birds in front of Gunby Hall

Spring trail fun this half term

From 28 May and throughout June enjoy a brand new family friendly spring trail in the gardens at Gunby. Have an adventure while you create some wild art, watch the clouds, spot lots of nesting birds and much more. You'll even get a yummy chocolate spring egg as a reward for completing the trail. Pick up a trail pack (£2) from the team in the car park and start the fun.

Family with dog having a picnic at Gunby

Visiting Gunby with your dog

Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome throughout the Gunby gardens and grounds.

Glass shell by Sheila Pearce

Summer Exhibition - Art on the Map  

Visit Gunby's Orchard Gallery throughout June for the Summer Exhibition by artists from Lincolnshire art collective 'Art on the Map'.

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Eating and shopping

Tea-room at Gunby Hall in Lincolnshire


Our tea-room is open and serves a yummy range of takeaway hot and cold drinks, cake, ice-creams and treats. In line with government guidelines you'll be required to wear a face covering in our tea-room. Please bring one with you. We look forward to welcoming you and know that you’ll support us to make this a safe experience for everyone.

Gunby's second-hand bookshop

Browse for books

Find your next page-turner in Gunby's well-stocked second-hand bookshop, located on the courtyard in the former 'Joiners' Workshop'. All proceeds help us to look after Gunby for everyone for ever. Donations of good quality books are always welcome.

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens


History of Gunby

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Places to stay

Places to stay

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens


Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Join or give

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens

Art and collections

The piano in the Music Room at Gunby Hall

Explore three floors of the house from your home 

Domestic sized rooms filled with furniture and art, mean you can easily imagine living at Gunby yourself. Find out more about Gunby's collection, the Massingberd family and the history of the house.

Delftware lid being cleaned at Gunby

Conserving the collections at Gunby Hall 

Our housekeeping team at Gunby Hall work hard to look after thousands of objects on display and in store. Take a look at how they preserve the collection.

Our collections

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