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Built in 1699, Castle Howard is one of the country's finest historic houses and is still the private residence of the Howard family.
Historic house or home, Heritage site
House daily: 22 March - 2 November 2014 From 11.00 (last admissions 16.00)
Grounds, Garden Centre and Stable Courtyard: Daily all year apart form Christmas Day. From 10.00 (last admissions 16.30)
House and Grounds:
Adults - £14.00
Senior/Student - £12.00
Children (4-16) - £7.50
FREE admission to the Stable Courtyard and Garden Centre.
Indoors, art treasures include paintings by Canaletto, Holbein, Gainsborough and Reynolds, a collection of antique sculpture, and the porcelain collections include a spectacular Crown Derby botanical dessert service. Outdoors there are temples, lead statues and an array of monuments.
Architecture, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Social History
Key artists and exhibits
- Crown Derby