Things to see and do

Walks on the estate

Imogen and Tracey next to the Herbaceous Border in early summer

Visitor stories: Imogen

Find out what makes garden regular, Imogen, coming back throughout the seasons.


What's on

Upcoming events

Meet the gardener

Sun 01 Mar 2020
Have you always wondered what plants you could grow at home? Not sure where to start? Then this tour could be for you!

Hawfinch watch

Fri 13 Mar 2020
Wrap up warm, keep your senses sharp and challenge yourself to spot the elusive hawfinch with help from our expert rangers.

One Place, One Family, 800 Years

Sat 21 Mar 2020
In a new film showing in the house in 2020, join Henry Hornyold-Strickland as he delves into the Strickland family archives and explains how he feels about his role as archivist of Sizergh.

Guided Walk: Sizergh Fell

Mon 23 Mar 2020
Enjoy a 1.5 mile guided walk on Sizergh’s farmed estate.

Guided Walk: Helsington Church

Mon 23 Mar 2020
Enjoy a 1.5 mile guided walk through ancient trees and historic landscape.

Romney inspired guided walk: Gunpowder Gorge

Tue 24 Mar 2020
Step into the frame of a painting – take a guided walk to Gunpowder Gorge on the River Kent to see the landscape captured by local artist George Romney in the 1760s.

Eating and shopping

A family enjoying scones and coffee on the veranda

View our seasonal menu 

In the shadow of Sizergh Castle, our contemporary café is open seven days a week from 10am. With fresh, seasonal produce grown in the garden used in our food it’s easy to enjoy a taste of Sizergh when you visit us.

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Our second-hand bookshop 

Don't forget to pop your head into our second-hand bookshop on your visit - it's kept fully stocked thanks to your generous donations and our dedicated group of volunteers.



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Group bookings at Sizergh

Visit Sizergh with your group or club - here's everything you need to know


Our work

The stunning rock garden at Sizergh

Make a donation to Sizergh 

If Sizergh holds a special place in your heart and you'd like to give a gift with meaning, then making a donation as a birthday gift, in memory of a loved one or for a special occasion might be for you. Whatever you give will go towards looking after the house, gardens and estate for everyone, for ever.

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Sizergh Saving Nature – LON Award 2019 

At the 2019 National Land Outdoors and Nature Conference in Sherwood, the ranger team at Sizergh won the LON award for ‘Saving nature’.

Visitors taking a closer look at one of the objects in Sizergh's collection

Objects from the collection 

Take a closer look at our favourite objects from the Sizergh collection.


Get involved

Room guides at Sizergh

Join the Sizergh team

Volunteer with us at Sizergh and make new friends, working in an amazing place and knowing that you're helping a great cause - three fabulous reasons to get volunteering!


Places to stay

Places to stay at Sizergh


Art and collections

Our collections

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