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Conservation Takeover Day

Join the Collections and House team on this special day to find out what goes into looking after this beautiful historic mansion and caring for thousands of objects.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

You will be able to see the important work the staff and volunteers do, talk with them about specific tasks and you might even pick up a few tips.

There are a range of activities planned, including practical demonstrations on environmental monitoring, polishing brass fittings, and ‘have a go’ cleaning activities.

There will be talks and tours on textiles and how we monitor pest control, you can even join in helping us monitor for pesky insect pests!

Normal admission applies to visit and access this event. No booking is required.

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Upcoming events

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From the Earth exhibition 

Painters, potters, and creatives from East Riding Artists celebrate everything our natural world has to offer.

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23 Apr to 12 May 2024
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10:30 to 17:00
+ 18 other dates or times
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Blossoming Words 

A celebration of nature, poetry and community, with the highlight of a paper poetry blossoms installation suspended across the staircase in the Oak Hall.

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23 Apr to 2 Jun 2024
at
10:30 to 17:00
+ 37 other dates or times
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Nature at Nunnington 

Spring is a great time to get closer to nature at Nunnington Hall.

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on
28 Apr 2024
at
10:30 to 17:00
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Love Local 

Celebrate the best of what Ryedale has to offer. Local artists, charities and businesses will be at Nunnington Hall on this free entry day.

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12 May 2024
at
10:30 to 17:00