Scampston Hall and Walled Garden

Fabulous Walled Garden with surrounding Park designed by ‘Capability’ Brown.

Pick up a copy of the excellent map from the Ticket Office. It describes the different rooms in the Walled Garden as well as the two routes around the Park – the Cascade Trail and the Aviaries Trail.

The Walled Garden is set within the 18th century walls of the original kitchen garden. Designed by Piet Oudolf, it was opened to the public in 2005 and is an outstanding example of his work with perennial meadow planting alongside more traditional areas.

The surrounding Park with its series of Lakes, Palladian Bridge and Cascade was designed by ‘Capability’ Brown.

Don’t miss the door on the side of the Palladian Bridge. Usually locked, it leads to a Plunge Pool where ladies could discreetly bathe.

The Walled Garden is flat with good access for wheelchairs and mobility scooters.

Dogs are allowed in some areas of the Park.

RHS Members – free access on Fridays and during the month of October

Historic House Members – free access during opening times

Annual Memberships are also available

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INFORMATION

Address: , North Yorkshire, YO17 8NG View map Phone: 01944 759111 Length of visit: 3-4 hours
Dogs - some areas: Yes
Cafe: Yes
Car park: Yes
House open: No
House open - occasionally: Yes
Family friendly: Yes
Toilets: Yes
Wheelchair - majority: Yes

For information on opening times and to buy tickets: Click here

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