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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

Booking details

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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at
12:30 to 13:00
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on
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at
10:30 to 12:00
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Holywell: Delaval Discoveries Wider Estate Walk 

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on
28 Apr to 20 Oct 2024
at
13:00 to 15:30
+ 2 other dates or times
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Delaval Dusk Bat Night 

Join our bat ecologist Tina inside the Central Hall and learn about the fascinating creatures that roost and hibernate on site.

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10 May to 30 Aug 2024
at
20:00 to 22:00
+ 1 other date or time