Ormesby Hall

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

Family home with beautiful formal gardens, surrounded by sprawling parkland

A child in costumed is mixing flour in the kitchen

February half-term at Ormesby Hall 

Follow the interactive family trail through the house this half-term and experience the jobs of the Victorian servants.

A toddler jumping in muddy puddles

50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 this winter at Ormesby Hall 

Explore the garden this winter to tick off some of your 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4.

The back of Ormesby Hall showing the trees and plants in winter with no flowers or leaves

Stroll through the winter garden at Ormesby Hall 

See the winter garden this February as the early signs of spring appear.

Dog walking through the parkland on a lead

Dog walking at Ormesby Hall 

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

Upcoming events

Wedding Open Evening

Thu 25 Jan 2018
17:30-19:30
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.

Volunteer Recruitment Afternoon

Fri 26 Jan 2018
13:00-14:00
Ormesby Hall has a team of volunteers to ensure that visitors make the most of their time with us and bring the place to life. We are currently looking for more volunteers to join our team.

Ormesby in winter

Mon 29 Jan 2018
11:00-12:30
See the house in winter on a behind the scenes guided tour.

All in a day's work

Sun 11 Feb 2018
11:00-15:00
Step back in time to discover the life of a servant and follow the self-led trail to experience the variety of jobs servant's once did and then write your chosen job application for the Butler.

Snowdrop planting

Mon 12 Feb 2018
11:00-13:00
Join the garden team and help them plant more snowdrop bulbs in the spring garden and along the Holly Walk.

Dear Mrs Pennyman

Mon 26 Feb 2018
17:00-18:30
Feel the emotional impact of letters from war widows and mothers of the First World War.
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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.

Ormesby Hall shop showing a range of retail prodcuts

Shopping at Ormesby Hall 

Browse the shop for the perfect gift

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Weddings

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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Groups

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 2017 and join the Ormesby Hall volunteering team.

Estate volunteers clearing pathways

Volunteer taster day 

Come along to find out more about the volunteering on Friday 26 January at 1pm.

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History

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