Sewerby Hall and Gardens

Sewerby Hall and Gardens
Church Lane
East Yorkshire
YO15 1EA




01262 677874


01262 674265

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Formerly gatehouses and lodge to the Grade 1 listed Georgian House of Sewerby Hall, these period properties have been carefully renovated to a very good standard, resulting in three unique detached holiday cottages. Visitors can enjoy access to Sewerby Hall and Gardens (hall open Easter to September) with its impressive historic interiors, collection of memorabilia once owned by the famous local aviator, Amy Johnson and a frequently changing exhibition programme. The 50-acres of grounds with spectacular views over Bridlington Bay include the award-winning landscaped gardens and numerous woodland walks, with a huge variety of wildlife.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

The Hall is normally open from the week before Easter until the last week in September. However, we are currently closed for a Lottery funded refurbishment. See website for further details.
The Estate is open from dawn until dusk.
The walled gardens are open from 10am until 4.30pm.

Admission charges

Adults: £4.70
Child (under 16): £2.70
Family (2 adults and 2 children): £14
Concessions: £3.90

Collection details

Archaeology, Natural Sciences, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Weapons and War, Personalities, Archives, Social History, Land Transport, Maritime

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.
Killerton Woods

Walking for Health

  • 26 August 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 2 September 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 9 September 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 16 September 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 23 September 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 30 September 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 7 October 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 14 October 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 21 October 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 28 October 2014 10:30-11:30am

The scheme is a series of free guided walks for all ages and abilities, aimed at anyone who has an interest in walking or wants to slowly introduce exercise into their daily routine as part of rehabilitation from illness or injury.

Suitable for

  • Any age


People running

Sewerby Parkrun

  • 23 August 2014 9am-12pm
  • 30 August 2014 9am-12pm
  • 6 September 2014 9am-12pm
  • 13 September 2014 9am-12pm
  • 20 September 2014 9am-12pm
  • 27 September 2014 9am-12pm
  • 4 October 2014 9am-12pm
  • 11 October 2014 9am-12pm
  • 18 October 2014 9am-12pm
  • 25 October 2014 9am-12pm

Sewerby Parkrun is a FREE weekly 5km event for runners of all standards, taking place every Saturday at 9am.

Participants receive 25 percent discount on drinks and refreshments between 9am and 10am.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Register in advance by 18:00 on the Friday before your first parkrun.


Girl in the wood

Play Rangers

  • 29 August 2014 10am-12pm

Outdoor play sessions. If you have lots of energy why not join in with team games and play with our outdoor toys. For quieter times, children can enjoy jewellery making or arts and crafts. All activities are free.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Girl with flowers


  • 22 August 2014 2-4pm

In partnership with British Orienteering, this fun activity is aimed at families with younger children. Find the colours or the animals on the plaques scattered around the estate.

Suitable for

  • Any age


photograph of moth

Educational Animal Handling by Lion Learners

  • 24 August 2014 11am-3pm

Lion Learners offer exciting, original and educational animal experiences. Adults and children alike will be fascinated in a safe and family friendly environment. From lizards and spiders to giant snails and cockroaches.

Suitable for

  • Any age


photograph of kids cycling


  • 14 September 2014 10am-12pm

Skyride encourages people of all ages and abilities to get back on their bikes and enjoy the benefits of a fitter, healthier lifestyle and is by far the greatest excuse to have fun on your bike! To register please visit

Suitable for

  • Any age