Ormesby Hall

Autumn sees a carpet of leaves adorn the pathways

Important notice -

The model railway layouts will only be running on weekends. The main visitor car park is closed, please use Church Lane car park postcode TS7 9AS.

Home to the Pennyman family, Ormesby Hall, garden and parkland is a green oasis in the heart of industrial Middlesbrough.

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What's on

Christmas at Ormesby Hall

Upcoming events

Christmas tree sales

Thu 02 Dec 2021
It's that time of year again, where will fill our homes with festive cheer, with twinkly lights, and of course, a show-stopping tree.

An Enchanted Winter

Thu 02 Dec 2021
Get into the festive spirit with Christmas lights, decorations, and seasonal treats at Ormesby Hall.

An Enchanted evening at Ormesby Hall

Fri 03 Dec 2021
Experience a Christmas evening at Ormesby Hall.

Storytime with Mrs Claus

Sat 04 Dec 2021
Enjoy some time with Mrs Claus this winter.

A Percy The Park Keeper winter adventure activity trail at Ormesby Hall

Sat 04 Dec 2021
This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Ormesby Hall on the Percy The Park Keeper winter trail.

Meet Father Christmas at Ormesby Hall: SOLD OUT

Sat 04 Dec 2021
Book your visit for the Father Christmas experience at Ormesby Hall soon, as most dates are already sold out.
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Things to see and do

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Visitors sat outside the cafe with drinks

Feeling peckish?

Our café will reopen on Thursday 25 November and will be serving a limited range of hot and cold drinks, cakes, scones and hot snacks, such as pasties. Outdoor seating only is available under parasols.

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Get involved

Join the volunteer team at Ormesby Hall

Volunteer at Ormesby Hall 

There are lots of ways to get involved as a volunteer at Ormesby Hall. Why not get in touch with our friendly team to find out what opportunities might suit you.

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Our work

Looking down onto the future meadow

Creating a space for nature 

Discover more about the nature conservation project at Ormesby Hall to create a nature friendly wildflower meadow, orchard and pond.

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Art and collections

Ormesby Hall miniature railway models

The miniature world of model railways 

The model railway collection: Corfe Castle and the children's layout has reopened.

Our collections

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