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Delaval Discoveries: Potted History Talk

Join our expert guides daily for an introduction to the gay Delavals, the most notorious of Georgian partygoers and pranksters and discover the story behind Sir John Vanbrugh's 300 year old masterpiece.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Join our free daily, 30 minute talk for an introduction to Seaton Delaval Hall's colourful and creative history.

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The basics

Meeting point

Meet at tours and talks meeting point at the top of the Lost Wing Path.

Upcoming events

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Easter egg hunt at Seaton Delaval Hall 

This spring, treat the whole family to a world of adventure at Seaton Delaval Hall on an Easter trail.

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13 Apr to 14 Apr 2024
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10:00 to 17:00
+ 1 other date or time
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Tots' Plots 

Join us for our free weekly drop-in gardening club for toddlers, packed full of activities whatever the weather.

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19 Apr to 30 Aug 2024
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10:30 to 12:00
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Delaval Discoveries: Garden Tour 

Join us to discover how we care for this historic landscape. Explore the history of architect Sir John Vanbrugh's pleasure grounds and find out what's new and in bloom this month.

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26 Apr to 26 Oct 2024
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14:00 to 15:00
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Holywell: Delaval Discoveries Wider Estate Walk 

Join us for our regular wider estate walks to discover more about the Delavals and their local interests. Take in delightful views across the landscape and find out more about the area's history.

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28 Apr to 20 Oct 2024
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13:00 to 15:30
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