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October half term at Beningbrough

Half Term Event

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

Tel: 01904 472014

October half term at Beningbrough

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Explore Beningbrough's fascinating and wonderful trees and all the wildlife that makes its home among the leaves and the branches with a week long programme of family activities showing off the season's best.

Saturday 26 October to Sunday 3 November 2019 (closed Monday)

Tree trail: There's an autumnal nip in the air, wrap up warm and follow the spotter trail through the gardens on any of the days throughout the week.

Leafy artrageous: Make a leafy bird's nest from natural materials with artrageous on Sunday (27 October) and Thursday in the Hayloft.*

Bushcraft day: Take part in the bushcraft actvities with Yorkshire Dales Bushcraft on Tuesday.**

Storytelling: Follow Apple Pip on his adventures – join a story promenade through the gardens on Wednesday.

Broomstick making: Work with witches and wizards of all sizes in the American Garden to create broomsticks from some of the magical trees on Wednesday.**

(Nearly) naked tree walk: Join the garden team as they take you on a trail of discovery on Thursday and Friday. Meander through the estate, learn more about how the changing seasons impact on the trees and uncover the beauty of those which are nearly naked at this time of year.

*The hayloft is accessed by stairs only

**There's a charge of £3 to cover costs for this activity. Sign up to a session on the day, on a first come, first served basis. This activity is recommended for children 5 years and over.

Normal admission fees apply

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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.

Public Transport Directions

Number 29 to Newton-on-Ouse operated by Reliance (check times with provider), approximately 1 mile walk from the bus stop through the village and parkland.

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