Family pause from cycle ride beside a lake on a sunny day

Important notice -

You don't need to book ahead to visit Nostell. The courtyard café and shop open daily from 10am to 5pm, and gardens and play area from 11am to 5pm (last entry 4pm, charges apply). The house is open Wed to Sun from 11am to 4pm (last entry 3.15pm).

Georgian treasure house, landscaped gardens, parkland and stables courtyard.


What's on

Good to know: planning your visit to Nostell

You no longer need to book in advance to visit Nostell. This article contains top tips for a grand day out for all the family, from access and facilities to the latest safety information.

Woodland play at Nostell, with bunting on a tree in the foreground

Summer at Nostell - simple pleasures and family pursuits 

Shake out the picnic blanket, embrace your inner Georgian and unwind this summer in a treasured world of nature, heritage and family activities.


Things to see and do

Dog walking on a lead

Visiting Nostell with your dog

Nostell welcomes all well-behaved dogs and their humans. To make sure that everyone has an enjoyable visit, we have put together frequently asked questions and answers.


Eating and shopping

Woman holding takeaway hot drink

Courtyard Café at Nostell 

Hot and cold drinks, snacks and light meals are on the Courtyard Café menu daily, alongside service with a smile and recipes inspired by our working kitchen garden.

The shop at Nostell

Shopping at Nostell 

Once alive with the clatter of horse-shoes and firing of engines, the Stables Courtyard is home to a shop inspired by Nostell's history, all things artisan and a second hand book shop for all the family. Every purchase helps us to care for Nostell for future generations.



A volunteer talking to visitors at Nostell, West Yorkshire

Visit with your group 

We're welcoming back group bookings to Nostell.


Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Nostell on the National Trust Collections website