Nostell, Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Built to impress in the 18th century, Nostell is one of the great treasure houses in the north of England, surrounded by 300 acres of parkland and landscape gardens.
Discover interiors by influential architect Robert Adam, a world-class collection of furniture, textiles and wallpaper supplied by Thomas Chippendale, priceless paintings and a rare John Harrison clock. Visit in 2020 to unravel the stories of Nostell’s unique 18th century dolls’ house through a brand new exhibition, interactive activities and a new family trail in the house. Explore the fragrant Kitchen Garden and meander along lakeside and woodland paths to spot seasonal wildlife. Let your kids loose in the outdoor play area and bring your bikes to ride through Nostell’s cycle-only woodland trail.
Features & Accessibility
- Accredited Museum
- Winter Opening
- Plant Sales
- Children’s Playground
- Gift Shop
- Group Visits
- Dogs welcome on leads (grounds only)
- Facilities for wheelchair users & those with limited mobility
Nostell, near Wakefield WF4 1QE
Opening times vary, please visit website for details.
From Wakefield, head along the A638 towards Doncaster.
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