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Beningbrough Hall, Gallery & Gardens

Historic House

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

Tel: 01904 472027

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About us

Inside the Italian-inspired house the grand rooms are a perfect backdrop for the rich collection of portraits from the National Portrait Gallery. Find out about the families and other people who have lived here including RAF aircrews and how they have all left their mark on the history of Beningbrough. Take in the temporary exhibitions in the Saloon Galleries which are changed annually.

Relax on the sunny restaurant terrace sampling food including the harvest from the walled garden or stroll among glorious borders with over 8 acres to explore. The year starts with the arrival of a carpet of colour along the ha-ha walk with the thousands of spring bulbs planted in 2016, quickly followed by blossom from the fruit trees and stunning tulips among the borders and west formal. Take a seat in the newly installed Pergola complete with white wisteria. Come high summer, the borders are bursting with colour right into autumn with dahlias looking striking through to the first frosts.

The wilderness play area and interactive galleries are popular with families, whatever the weather. There's a packed programme of events durin school holidays and during any visit your little ones can grab a bike or trike to venture around the gardens or pick up an explorer backpack from the hall to help them on their way.

 

Opening Times

Spring - summer opening (3 Mar 2018 - 4 Nov 2018)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
Tuesday - Sunday10:30 - 05:00
Bank Holiday10:30 - 05:00
Winter opening (10 Nov 2018 - 30 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - FridayClosed
Saturday - Sunday11:30 - 15:30

* Open Mondays in July and August.
Open bank holidays expect Christmas Day.
Hall and shop open at 12 noon.

In winter, reduced opening on weekends only (closed 23 & 24 December).

Guide Prices

Free entry to National Trust members and under-fives.

4 March - 5 November (gift aid) adult £13.00, child £6.50, family £32.50
4 March - 5 November (standard) adult £11.80, child £5.90, family £29.50

Low season (gift aid) adult £7.50, child £3.75, family £18.75
Low season (standard) adult £6.80, child £3.40, family £17.00

Facilities

Site Features

  • National Trust Property

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Parking

  • Free Parking

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Awards

  • Yorkshire AwardsWhite Rose Award Finalist White Rose Award Finalist 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Tourism Awards Winner York Tourism Awards Winner 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Tourism Awards Finalist York Tourism Awards Finalist 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsYorkshire's Herriot Country Attractions Group Member Yorkshire's Herriot Country Attractions Group Member 2016
  • Other AwardsNational Trust National Trust 2016
  • Yorkshire AwardsYork Pass Accepted York Pass Accepted 2017

Road Directions

By Road: 8 miles North West of York signposted off A19 and A59 (over toll bridge). Coaches must come via A19. The nearest railway station is York, which is 8 miles away.

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