Ormesby Hall

A frosty Ormesby Hall taken on the front lawn covered in frost

The Pennyman family's intimate 18th-century mansion

Ormesby Hall

Things to see and do

Looking into the formal garden from the terrace with the mist maskinig the bottom of the garden

Discover the garden this winter 

Experience the winter garden for the first time.

Ormesby Hall child playint quoits

Family time at Ormesby Hall 

Bring all the family and enjoy a family outing to Ormesby Hall.

Upcoming events

Bird Treats

Mon 20 Feb 2017
Help our feathered friends in their search for food.

Nest Box Building

Tue 21 Feb 2017
Why not give the birds in your garden a helping hand?

Conservation in Action

Wed 22 Feb 2017
See how the conservation team take care of the house and collections. Whilst outside the gardening team tend to the formal garden.

Bird Crafts

Wed 22 Feb 2017
Design and make a bird thaumatrope to dazzle and get creative with other bird themed crafts to take home.

Living History: A Servants Life

Sun 26 Feb 2017
Meet the Victorian servants of Ormesby Hall and help them with their daily duties.

Model Railway Show Weekend

Sat 18 Mar 2017
All aboard for the annual popular model railway weekend.
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Eating and shopping

Ormesby Hall shop showing a range of retail prodcuts

Eating and Shopping at Ormesby Hall 

Take a relaxing break during your visit and enjoy a cream tea, whilst browsing the ever-growing shop.

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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 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.

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.

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Get involved

garden voluteer trimming the border near the tennis lawn

Join the Ormesby volunteering team 

Try something new in 2017 and join the Ormesby Hall volunteering team.