Washington Old Hall

A woman walking through the gardens at Washington Old Hall

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

Washington Old Hall

Things to see and do

Celebrate with us

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What's on

Upcoming events

October half term

Wed 26 Oct 2016
Fun activities to do every day during October half term

Peter Welsh - What did you do in the Great War Mammy?

Sat 29 Oct 2016
Lecture on local history. Part of the Sunderland Literature and creative writing festival.

The People of Washington Old Hall - Talk

Wed 16 Nov 2016
The second part of talk about the people who lived in or were associated with Washington Old Hall.

Meet the Green Man - Winter King

Sun 18 Dec 2016
Before we celebrated Christmas as we know it Mothers would take their children to the woods to see the Green Man for a blessing of good fortune.
Washington Old Hall

Our work

Birds looking at each other by the pond Washington Old Hall

Unearth our wildlife 

Find our more about the wildlife conservation work we're doing at the hall and how you can get involved.

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Get involved

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Two children inspecting their pond dipping catch

A different way to learn 

Discover the range of learning experiences and activities we can offer your education group.