Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, York, North Yorkshire

Built in the 18th century, numerous occupants have changed the face of this Italian-style house and it has an intriguing story to tell.

Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, York, North Yorkshire
Surrounded by parkland, with riverside and woodland walks on all sides, Beningbrough has been shaped for more than 300 years by the people who lived here.

The spacious and light-filled Saloon Galleries on the first floor of the hall display changing exhibitions of contemporary and historic art. During 2020 see the Arts Council Collection exhibition – In the Moment: The Art of Wellbeing including works by Chagall, Lowry, Moore and Emin. The gardens are experiencing a renaissance. New planting schemes designed by award-winning designer Andy Sturgeon enhance the herbaceous borders, walled and American gardens. Families love to explore the wilderness play area and den zone..

Pre-booking is recommended via the website the guarantee admission.


Features & Accessibility

  • Accredited Museum
  • Winter Opening
  • Plant Sales
  • Children’s Playground
  • Tearoom
  • Gift Shop
  • Dogs welcome on leads
    (in selected parts of the gardens)
  • Group Visits
  • Facilities for wheelchair users & those with limited mobility

Beningbrough Hall


Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York, YO30 1DD

01904 472027

Opening times

Winter opening times:
10am – 3.30pm Saturday and Sunday plus
Monday 28 December and Friday 1 January 2021.


Located between York and Harrogate. Signposted off the A19 and A59 (over toll bridge).

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