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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.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Meet members of our expert gardening team who will take you on a tour of the gardens of Seaton Delaval Hall. Discover how we're caring for the variety of species found here. Pick up some seasonal top tips for caring for your own plants!

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This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

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This event is free but ticketed. Standard admission applies.

Meeting point

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

What to bring and wear

Please wear appropriate outdoor footwear.

Upcoming events

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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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on
19 Jul 2024
at
10:30 to 12:00
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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.

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on
19 Jul to 3 Nov 2024
at
12:30 to 13:00
+ 120 other dates or times
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Summer of Play 

There’s lots of fun to be had this summer at Seaton Delaval Hall. From Saturday 20 July to Sunday 1 September, join us for a host of activities inspired by the Delavals’ love of fun, theatricality and mischief.

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on
20 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 43 other dates or times
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Summer of Play: Circus Skills 

Join Let’s Circus every Wednesday of the holidays for have a go, drop-in circus skills workshop, or sit back and enjoy a mini circus show from the team of artists. Summer of Play is sponsored by Starling Bank and supported by Sport England.

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on
24 Jul to 28 Aug 2024
at
12:00 to 16:00
+ 5 other dates or times