Discover something new in Yorkshire

We've reopened our doors for 2018 with lots of new things to discover at the places we look after. Join us this spring to see exhibitions and events. We're also celebrating creative women at Beningbrough and the incredible works of Chippendale at Nostell. Where will you visit first?

Amy Winehouse portrait at Beningbrough Hall

Making her mark at Beningbrough Hall

Make a visit to see the exhibition celebrating creative women before it heads back to the National Portrait Gallery in London. Four Saloon Galleries are displaying 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 to Darcey Bussell.

folly 2018 celebrates the lost follies of Studley Royal

What is folly! 2018?

Striking, surprising, entertaining and unusual... folly! 2018 is a feast for the eyes with four new outdoor works adorning the views of this World Heritage Site.

The State Dressing Room at Nostell, West Yorkshire

Interior Worlds: Thomas Chippendale at Nostell

Celebrate 300 years since the birth of 'the Shakespeare of furniture' with exhibitions, events and activities at Nostell throughout 2018.

Art exhibition at Nunnington Hall by Serena Patridge

Exhibitions at Nunnington Hall

At the most festive time of the year we have a special 'Art for Christmas' community exhibition. Showcasing a mix of arts of crafts from local artists, this exhibition is a true celebration of friendship and family.

Terrace treasure sculpture

Art in the outdoors

Rievaulx Terrace has hosted a number of art exhibitions in years past, and this year we’re proud to host two new creative exhibitions. Each outdoor display will feature work sculpted from wood and inspired by woodland nature

side by side photographs of treasurers house then and now

A story of demolition and restoration at Treasurer's House 

Frank Green, was the son of a wealthy industrialist but a man with a passion for history. Visit this spring to learn how Frank indulged in his passion by saving some of York's finest buildings, including the house where he lived, Treasurer's House.

The exterior of Vyner at Fountains Hall, nr Rippon, Yorkshire

Stay with us  

Did you know you could stay with us? We have holiday cottages across Yorkshire. Get a front row seat for folly! by staying at Fountains Abbey or have the gardens to yourself at Beningbrough Hall.