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Great days out at Yorkshire’s Houses, Castles & Gardens

Bringing you a whole host of ideas for great days out for all the family with our fantastic selection of formidable castles, splendid stately homes, ancient abbeys and glorious gardens. With an unrivalled collection of Yorkshire’s finest attractions ready to welcome you, the only problem you’ll have is deciding which one to visit first!

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Find loads of family days out and fun things to do in and around Yorkshire with the family.

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SOLD OUT! – 2022 Family Pass

The 2022 Family Pass has now sold out.

With only a very limited number of passes available for sale each year registrations open from 1st – 31st October.

Once registrations have closed, names are selected at random and successful applicants are then contacted to complete their purchase.

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Latest News

Christmas at Castle Howard on Channel 4

Christmas at Castle Howard on Channel 4

The Yorkshire stately home where Bridgerton was filmed opened it’s doors this Christmas to give a sneak peak on the work that goes on behind the scenes in the preparation of this hugely anticipated Christmas event. You can catch up on All4 now!

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That’s a Wrap! – Winter Wonderland at Sewerby Hall

That’s a Wrap! – Winter Wonderland at Sewerby Hall

That’s a wrap! Winter Wonderland at Sewerby Hall has been a tremendous success. The event is promised to be back next year bigger and better than before. Make sure you sign up to the email list for the latest updates including when tickets will go on sale.

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Autumn Festival at Nunnington Hall

Autumn Festival at Nunnington Hall

This autumn, Nunnington Hall, near Helmsley will be marking the season with a host of celebratory guests and events. As Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 October comes round, the orchards will be pruned and ready to welcome visitors to celebrate all things autumn.

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