Berrington Hall - National Trust

View of the West front showing the tetrastyle portico with Ionic columns at Berrington Hall, Herefordshire

Neo-classical mansion with fine interiors, set in landscaped grounds. Amazing painted ceilings and French Regency furniture. The apartment of English naval hero Lord Admiral Rodney displays costumes from the Wade Collection. Surrounding the mansion is 'Capability' Brown's last garden design, with fine sweeping views towards the Brecon Beacons. Berrington Pool, a lake and island, is now a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The walled garden boasts an historic collection of old local apple trees.

Victorian games for hire during the summer.

Not all of the costume collection is displayed, but can be viewed by appointment. Please write to the property or contact the Costume Curator on 01568 613720.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home

Opening hours

Please check the National Trust website before visiting.

Admission charges

Grounds and below stairs only

Adult: £6.30
Child: £3.15
Family (1 adult): £9.45
Family: £15.65
Whole Property

Adult: £8.10
Child: £4.00
Family (1 adult): £12.10
Family: £20.40
Group adult: £6.85
Group child: £3.45


  • National Trust
Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Gardening with silk - The Embroiderers' Guild

  • 20 March — 6 November 2016 *on now

We're working in partnership with the national Embroiderers' Guild throughout 2016 to celebrate the 300th anniversary of landscape architect 'Capability' Brown, to bring you an exhibition inspired by his work. The exhibition will feature a series of hand crafted textiles in the form of cushions and hangings which are inspired by his final landscape design, which is Berrington's parkland. The exhibition can be seen daily when the house is open, from 11am to 4pm.


Normal admission charges apply


Delicarta -Bringing paper to life

  • 26 March — 6 November 2016 *on now

Berrington's characters will be brought to life with exquisitely hand-crafted life size costumes which from a distance look like they're made of silk but are in fact paper. Thomas Harley, first owner of Berrington, Capability Brown, who designed Berrington in 1775, Henry Holland, who designed the hall, along with some of the workers, ladies and children of the house can all be seen.
Mannequins designed and created by Denise Watson of Delicarta - Bringing paper to life.


Normal admission charges apply


Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.

Henry Holland's Practical Patterns

A shape and space workshop inspired by this neo-classical mansion.

How to obtain

Call 01568 615721 or email for more information.

Houses and Homes

A tactile tour and junk workshop.

How to obtain

Call 01568 615721 or email for more information.

Berrington Hall - National Trust
Berrington Hall
Nr Leominster

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014





01568 615721

Wade Costume Collection Curator

01568 613720


01568 613263

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.