Ormesby Hall

Family home with beautiful formal gardens, surrounded by sprawling parkland

Poppies in a field

First World War rememberance at Ormesby Hall 

Join us this October and November as we remember those lost during the First World War with remembrance exhibits and events.

Family sat on a bench in the garden

An autumn display in the garden 

Take in the autumnal changes in the garden at this remarkable time of year.

Women running through woodland for Trust 10

Trust10 trail run at Ormesby Hall 

Trust10 is a monthly 10k trail run that gives you the opportunity to explore Ormesby Hall and surrounding landscapes for free.

Ormesby Hall miniature railway models

The minature world of Model Railways 

All aboard for the Ormesby Hall Model Railway Layouts

Dog walking through the parkland on a lead

Dog walking at Ormesby Hall 

Have a wander with your four legged friend through the parkland.

Children at a Halloween event

A Witchy Halloween at Ormesby Hall this October half term 

Ormesby Hall will come alive this Halloween with a Witchy trail through the house.

Walk through the upstairs gallery with the curtains closed and only candlelight to guide your way.

Ormesby by Candlelight 

Discover Ormesby Hall in a different light this autumn.

Upcoming events

Conservation in Action

Wed 26 Sep 2018
See how the conservation team take care of the house and collections.

Knit and chat

Wed 26 Sep 2018
Love knitting, then join us for knit and chat.

Dear Mrs Pennyman; Reflections on Grief Exhibition

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

Wedding Open Evening

Thu 11 Oct 2018
Are you looking for the perfect wedding venue? Join us for our wedding open evening where you can view the new marquee set for a wedding.

Nature crafts

Sun 14 Oct 2018
Get creative with the falling leaves and make a leaf mask, then help your garden birds by making them a yummy bird cake.

Ormesby by Candlelight

Sun 21 Oct 2018
Experience Ormesby Hall in a different light this October with most shutters closed and lights off, with only candlelight to guide your way.
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Eating and shopping

Visit the tea-room for some delicious soup

Enjoy a bite to eat 

Relax with a hot drink and choose from our range of sandwiches and scrumptious cake and scones.

Peruse the shelves in the shop

Shopping at Ormesby Hall 

Browse the shop for the perfect gift

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Bride and Groom are in front of the grand mansion, with a white wedding car in the background - the bride wears a floral pink full skirt dress

Weddings at Ormesby Hall 

Getting married at National Trust’s historic house in Teesside couldn’t be easier. With hire packages to include your marquee, use of over 200 acres of land, premium service and luxury bespoke options, Ormesby Hall is a perfect wedding venue.

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A group visit enjoying a guided tour

Group visits to Ormesby Hall 

Bring your group for a visit to Ormesby Hall.

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Get involved

garden voluteer trimming the border near the tennis lawn

Join the Ormesby volunteering team 

Try something new in 2018 and join the Ormesby Hall volunteering team.

Estate volunteers clearing pathways

Volunteer taster day 

Come along and find out about volunteering on Thursday 7 June.

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Ormesby Hall photograph of Jim Pennyman in his uniform

Discover the last Mr Pennyman of Ormesby Hall 

Find out more about Jim Pennyman, the man who bequeathed Ormesby Hall to the National Trust.

A copy of an extract of a war widows letter written to Mary Pennyman

Dear Mrs Pennyman 

Find out about the surprise discovery found in the attics at Ormesby Hall.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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