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Guided tour of Wallington House - the historical and political significance

Join us on a guided house tour at Wallington, a captivating 17th-century mansion with a rich tapestry of history and politics woven into its walls.

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As we stroll through the grand rooms we'll delve into the rich history of the Blackett and Trevelyan families, who once called Wallington home. This tour offers a unique glimpse into the past, shedding light on the pivotal roles played by the residents of Wallington in shaping history as we know it. Uncover the intriguing stories of the Mansion's residents, adding a touch of drama to our historical journey. This tour offers a compelling blend of art, history and personal tales that bring Wallington to life.



Event ticket prices

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All per person£5.00
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The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895


Suitable for over 16s

Meeting point

Head to the main entrance of the House.

What to bring and wear

Dress for an indoor tour


This event is a walk and talk but there will be rest points on the route for anyone wishing to use them. We have a lift to transport participants upstairs if required. There is step free access to the House and accessible toilets within the House also.

Upcoming events


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New for 2024 Following the arrival of beavers at Wallington in the summer of 2023, the first in Northumberland for over 400 years, we're delighted to be working with Wild Intrigue to bring you beaver enclosure safaris this year.

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14 Jun to 22 Jun 2024
10:00 to 12:30
+ 3 other dates or times

Great Big Green Week at Wallington 

Join us for a fantastic day celebrating positive action towards climate change and nature recovery across the North East.

Event summary

15 Jun 2024
10:00 to 15:00

Tunes in the blooms - summer music at Wallington 

Come along and enjoy live music from local musicians in the glorious surroundings of the Walled Garden every Sunday in June.

Event summary

16 Jun to 30 Jun 2024
12:00 to 15:00
+ 2 other dates or times

Wallington house cellar tours 

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Event summary

17 Jun to 21 Oct 2024
12:00 to 12:30
+ 23 other dates or times