Scampston Hall & Walled Garden

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Revel in the tranquillity of the award-winning contemporary Walled Garden at Scampston, designed by renowned Dutch plantsman Piet Oudolf. Journey through the arresting perennial meadow, discover the contemporary waves of grass and take time to enjoy the calm of the contemplative 'silent garden'. Within the Walled Garden you'll also find our welcoming café serving delectable lunches and cream teas.

Beyond of the walled garden reveals Scampston Hall, one of the finest examples of a Regency country house in Yorkshire. The hall holds an impressive collection of art and antiques and is available to view by guided tour during the summer months. Private tours outside of the Hall open season can be arranged for groups of 15 or more.

The traditional Hall gardens and 'Capability' Brown parkland provide beautiful walks and scenic views out to the rising Wolds and include the stunning Palladian Bridge, a restored icehouse and the lakes brimming with wildlife. Visitors can also browse Scampston's plant nursery, which specialises in the beautiful and unusual species found in the garden, as well as a gift sales area.

Fact File

Opening Times: Gardens: Wednesday – Sunday & BH Mondays 10am-5pm.
Gardens open 29th March and close 5th November
Hall: Afternoon Guided Tours only, Sunday 14th May – Sunday 30th July 2023, Wednesday – Friday, Sundays & BH Mondays.
Admission Rates: Gardens & Grounds: Adult: £9.50 Children: £5.50 Under 5s: FREE Hall, Gardens & Grounds: Adult: £15 Children: £8 Under 5s: FREE. Various Family and Membership Rates available, please see website for details.
Group Rates: Minimum Group Size: 15. Please see our website for further information.
Facilities: Walled Garden with restored conservatory, 'Capability' Brown parkland, regency style hall, garden café
Special Events: Spring Plant Fair: Sunday 4th June 2023; Autumn Plant Fair: Sunday 10th September 2023
Courses and Lectures: more information on our website.
Guided Tours: The Hall is available to view by guided tour only. Head Gardener tours can be arranged for groups by prior arrangement, subject to availability.
Disabled Access: Yes - please see our website for our full accessibility information.
Toilets: Yes.
Coach/Car Parking: Yes.
Booking Contact: Katie Spaven, Scampston Hall Estate Office, Malton, YO17 8NG
Tel No: 01944 759111
Location: Scampston is easy to find, situated just North of the A64 York-Scarborough Road, five miles east of Malton (YO17 8NG)

Updated: March 2023