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.
Burton Constable Hall will be offering horrifying Halloween events and activities this October half term. Explore the gruesome grounds and uncover petrifying pumpkin patches, creepy crafts and spooky story telling or access the Haunted Hall for ghost stories and a witches hat hunt!
In order to better welcome growing audiences Kiplin Hall plans to build a new welcome block and improve car parking to enhance the popular visitor attraction. Another project is also underway bringing a large programme of enhancements to the gardens.
A brand new event will brighten up December at Sewerby Hall and Gardens: Sewerby Winter Woodland will take visitors on a magical outdoor journey of spectacular sounds and lights. Visitors will discover that The Snow Queen has cast a spell on the beautiful woodland, which has come alive with light and sounds.
A new exhibition by artist and illustrator Gillian Tyler is coming to Nunnington Hall, on display from Saturday 11 September – Sunday 31 October. Gillian’s work is inspired by the nature that surrounds her home in South Yorkshire, on the edge of the Peak District. (Note, there is no need to book a visit to see the exhibition).
Scampston Hall are excited to kick start the Autumn season with their annual plant fair which is being held on Sunday 12th September, 10am-3pm. There will be lots of specialist stalls selling an array of plants, garden accessories and produce.
Tickets for Glow at RHS Garden Harlow Carr are now on general sale, as the world’s leading gardening charity prepares to light up all five of its gardens this winter, for magical moments throughout the festive season.
To support Radio 2’s Big Bee Challenge , the designer of a new ‘Buzz Border’ at Nunnington Hall has shared tips on how everyone can attract these important pollinators into their gardens. The 10 x 3m Buzz Border includes a wide range of plants to maximise biodiversity and spread pollen and nectar across a long period.
Castle Howard are delighted to announce that tickets will go on sale for the anticipated return of an indoor Christmas spectacular, after last year’s Coronavirus restrictions dashed the hopes of opening the House to visitors, during what would normally be the North Yorkshire Stately Home’s busiest month of the year.
RHS Garden Harlow Carr has drawn up plans and secured planning permission for a new development in the garden. The Thaliana Bridge will span over the the Queen Mother Lake at the south end of the gardens creating improved access for visitors, new routes and new views to and from the bridge across the water.
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