Wentworth Castle Gardens

Summer at Wentworth Castle Gardens

Glorious gardens, woodland and parkland, created for the privileged few and preserved for everyone to enjoy

Wentworth Castle Gardens

Things to see and do

Things to do this summer

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History

Trainee teachers at Wentworth Castle enjoy their Christmas Ball, 1948

A house of hope 

The Wentworth Castle estate was created for the privileged few. It stood as a symbol of power and influence in the 18th century. But in the 1940s, everything changed.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Summer of Sport at Wentworth Castle Gardens

Mon 19 Aug 2019
11:00-15:00
Join us at Wentworth Castle Gardens for a summer of fun and enjoy the great outdoors, with free sporting activities on weekdays in August.
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Get involved

Volunteers help children in the garden

Volunteer at Wentworth Castle Gardens 

Would you like to join the team at Wentworth Castle Gardens? We're now recruiting for volunteers in eight different roles, with indoor and outdoor opportunities to choose from.

Visitors walking around the mansion house at Wentworth Castle

101 ways to get involved at Wentworth Castle Gardens 

We have created 101 ways for the whole family to get outdoors and closer to nature, while helping us look after our parkland and gardens.

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Groups

Group visiting Wentworth Castle Gardens

Visit with your group 

Group visits have always been popular at Wentworth Castle Gardens. With guided tours, self-led visits and a discount on admission prices, come and find out what makes this place so special.

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Eating and shopping

The Long Barn at Wentworth Castle Gardens

Long Barn Café at Wentworth Castle Gardens 

Choose from our range of sandwiches and hot and cold snacks in the Long Barn Café. We’ve always got a scrumptious selection of homemade cakes, biscuits and scones for those indulgent afternoon treats.

Visitors browsing at a National Trust shop

Shopping at Wentworth Castle Gardens

Stop by the shop and find a treat to take home. Whether you’re looking for a souvenir or a gift for a friend, we have ranges to suit all tastes. Did you know that every penny you spend in the shop supports the conservation work at Wentworth Castle Gardens?