Ormesby Hall

Family walking in the grounds with the stables in the background

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

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Things to see and do

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What's on

A visitor browsing the craft stalls

Love Local at Ormesby Hall

On Sunday 26 June we are celebrating everything local with the return of our Love Local event at Ormesby Hall. There will be a range of small local businesses and charity stalls selling crafts, food and more. This is a free for the public to enter event. If you run a small business, local charity, community enterprise or social group why not get in touch about having a stall at this event. Email ormesbyhall@nationaltrust.org.uk for more information

Classic car parked on the field ready for the show

Classic Car and Motor Show

Sunday 3 July will see the return of the popular Classic Car and Motor Show in partnership with Teesside Yesteryear Motor Club. The show will feature a range of classic and modern vehicles. There will also be food stalls available.

Upcoming events

Jubilee celebrations at Ormesby Hall

Sat 28 May 2022
This half term join us to celebrate the Queen's platinum jubilee with trails in the house, garden and estate.

Secrets of the Collection

Sat 28 May 2022
Sixty years have now passed since Ormesby Hall was given to the National Trust. So this year we have opened a new exhibition called Secrets of the Collection to celebrate.

Jubilee celebrations: Royal crafts

Sat 28 May 2022
Come along with the whole family and enjoy making some royal crafts.

Conservation in action

Mon 30 May 2022
Wonder how we care for the historic house and collections?

Love Local

Sun 26 Jun 2022
We are celebrating everything local with our Love Local event at Ormesby Hall. There will be a range of small local businesses and charity stalls selling crafts, food and more.

National Meadow Day

Sat 02 Jul 2022
Join us on National Meadows Day for the annual celebration of wildflower meadows.
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Visitors sat outside the cafe with drinks

Eating at Ormesby Hall 

The cafe has now reverted to it's regular seating layout with indoor and outdoor options.

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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

Wildflowers blooming in the new 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