Walking at Seaton Delaval Hall

A family walk through Seaton Delaval Hall's woodland

Take a gentle stroll around the gardens - perfect for stretching your legs, or watch the woodland transform in the seasons and see the spring colours begin to emerge.

Join us the first Sunday of each month between May and September at 2pm for our monthly Delaval Discoveries walk of the estate with our expert guides and hear how the Delaval family made their fortunes from salt, coal and glass.

Wagonway walk

This walk around Seaton Delaval incorporates local points of interest via the Old Wagonway to the south - providing magnificent views - as well as historical facts about the Delavals.

Holywell and Sluice walk

Opt for the long version (5.75 miles) or a shortened one (4.5 miles) to venture around the wider estate of Seaton Delaval Hall taking in local points of interest along the way.

Holywell Dene and Old Hartley walk

Enjoy a five mile self-guided walk, roughly three hours, around Holywell Dene and Old Hartley and experience the history of the local area, the Delaval family and Seaton Delaval Hall. 

Country and coast walk

Immerse yourself in history as you pass the site of the Hester Pit, where 204 men and boys were tragically killed in 1862, and head towards the coast before returning to Seaton Delaval Hall.