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Beautiful medieval house with rich gardens and estate

Sizergh, near Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8DZ

The front elevation of the castle at Sizergh, Cumbria

Important notice

Please note, the House will close from 17 - 26 June inclusive, and the entire site will close on Saturday 22 June, for a Strickland family wedding. The shop will close from 17 - 25 June inclusive. During this time, admission prices will be reduced.

Planning your visit

Aerial view of Sizergh, its gardens and estate. The house is a grey stone building, and its set amongst green parkland and gardens. At the front of the house is a large pond.

Access at Sizergh | Lake District 

We want to make sure that Sizergh is accessible for all visitors. The historic house, gardens and estate we care for present challenges in creating access for all, but we are taking steps to ensure that as many people as possible are able to experience Sizergh’s history and beauty. Here you’ll find information about access across the different areas of Sizergh and how to make the most of your visit.

Two girls leaning over the wall which looks over the Mirror Pond at Sizergh. They are wearing brightly coloured clothing. The pond is covered in lily pads, and it's a sunny day.

Family-friendly things to do at Sizergh 

Whether you’re after a wild play area to let little legs run off some steam, a peaceful garden for a pram-friendly walk, or a children’s trail through a house filled with treasures, there’s something for all ages at Sizergh.

Visitors walking their dogs in the garden at Sizergh, Cumbria

Visiting Sizergh with your dog 

Sizergh is a two pawprint rated place. Find out which areas of the estate you can explore with your dog.

A young child and her mother bending down to look at flowers in the Sunken Garden in May at Castle Ward, County Down, Northern Ireland


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