Burton Constable Hall, Skirlaugh, East Yorkshire

One of England’s twenty finest alongside Windsor Castle, Buckingham Palace and Chatsworth House.
Burton Constable Hall and Grounds, Skirlaugh, East Yorkshire

Burton Constable has been home to the Constable family for over 700 years and is one of the most fascinating English country houses to survive with its historic collections.

The Elizabethan mansion is now a museum with over 30 rooms crammed with family treasures. Surrounded by 330 acres of stunning historic Grade II* listed, Capability Brown parkland, it is the ideal place to while away the hours.

Historic features including the dam-cum-bridge, slumbering 60ft sperm-whale and wonderful Georgian orangery are set amongst the idyllic walks and trails rich in wildlife and natural beauty – perfect for your wellbeing and for mindful moments. Benefit from breath-taking behind the scenes tours, exciting exhibitions, and an array of events all year round!


Features & Accessibility

  • Accredited Museum
  • Member of the Historic Houses Association
  • Winter Opening
  • Children’s Trails & Activities
  • Tearoom
  • Gift Shop
  • Group Visits
  • Dogs welcome on leads (grounds only)
  • Facilities for wheelchair users & those with limited mobility

Things to do

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Burton Constable Hall and Grounds, Burton Constable, Skirlaugh, East Yorkshire, HU11 4LN

01964 562400


Opening times

Hall: 27 March – 31 October & 20 November – 19 December. Closed Mondays (except Bank & School Holidays).

Stables, Grounds, Kitchen & Shop: Daily 1 January – 31 December.

All visits must be pre-booked online. 


From Beverley: A1035 Bridlington road then follow A165 towards Hull.
From Hull: A1033 towards Hedon, turn left at Saltend roundabout and follow Historic House signs.

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