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Oh wise owl art trail

Art Exhibition

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

Tel: 01904472027

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Get outdoors and closer to nature exploring the nation's love of owls through a series of 15 art installations in unexpected places around the garden.

See how the sculptures are skillfully created from a variety of different materials making your walk a little different.

The little ones can also enjoy the trail with their own owl mask and map on the look out for owl pictures as you all wander the grounds.

Opening days and times vary throughout the year, please see website for details.

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Guide Prices

Free entry to National Trust members and under fives. Normal admission prices apply for non-members. The event is free.


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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.

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