Washington Old Hall

Teasel in the nuttery overlooking the hall

Manor house associated with the family of George Washington, first president of the USA

Gravestones for Halloween at Washington Old Hall

Let's have a week of family fun during Halloween 

Come along every day of October half term from Monday 22-Sunday 28 October, 11am-3pm, and take part in a fun Halloween activity. From discovering what lurks in the mystery box to making spooktastic Halloween crafts and even holding a scary beast.

Visit an exhibition and discover history

Washington Old Hall

What's on 

Upcoming events

Halloween half term fun

Tue 23 Oct 2018
11:00-15:00
Every day of October half term you can join in fun activities, perfect for celebrating Halloween.

Christmas Crafts: Stars

Wed 07 Nov 2018
11:00-15:00
Learn how to create beautiful decorations and homemade gifts perfect for your own festive decorations.

Christmas Crafts: Angels

Wed 21 Nov 2018
11:00-15:00
Learn how to create beautiful decorations and homemade gifts perfect for your own festive decorations.

Christmas Crafts: Wreath making

Wed 21 Nov 2018
11:00-15:00
The festive season is upon us and with December just around the corner, it's time to adorn your front door with a wreath.

Sunderland Film Shorts - Comedies

Thu 22 Nov 2018
18:30-20:30
Join us for our 3rd Sunderland Film Shorts screening in the great hall. Enjoy a hand selected choice of this year's best comedies.

Illuminating the gardens

Sat 01 Dec 2018
12:00-18:00
Celebrate the festive season and experience Washington Old Hall in a different light. We're opening later, so that we keep the doors open for longer.
Washington Old Hall

Eating

Visitors at the cafe

Eating at Washington Old Hall 

At Washington Old Hall cafe you can choose from a range of freshly made food - including gluten-free options - and relax within peaceful surroundings. Tucked away within the gardens, there is a small outdoor courtyard with seating or you can opt to sit indoors.

Washington Old Hall

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Washington Old Hall on the National Trust Collections website