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  • Burton Agnes Hall: East Yorkshire's hidden gem
    A magnificent family home you can share
  • Burton Agnes Hall: 'the perfect English house'
    Fifteen generations' treasures: Impressionist paintings, magnificent furniture, carvings, and tapestries
  • A calendar of events offering an inspiring family day out
    Home to the marvellous Burton Agnes Jazz & Blues Festival
  • A house of immense charm and character
    Burton Agnes has a living example of a Norman Manor House, built in 1173 by Roger de Stuteville
  • Come and explore our stunning gardens
    The award winning gardens at Burton Agnes Hall offer something for everyone
  • Burton Agnes Hall: so much more than a stately home
    Spectacular spaces for families to relax, enjoy a picnic and run off steam
  • Garden Tours: a garden lover's dream...
    Learn about the history of the award winning walled gardens and explore behind the scenes
  • Enjoy some family time
    Set in the Yorkshire Wolds, Burton Agnes Hall is a brilliant place to seek inspiration, relax and simply unwind...

Autumn Festival
27 October 2018 - 28 October 2018

Enjoy a bounteous seasonal celebration at Burton Agnes Hall’s Autumn Festival

At the end of October, Burton Agnes Hall will host its inaugural Autumn Festival. This new event in the Elizabethan stately home’s calendar reinvents the much-loved Michaelmas Fair, bringing the finest local food, drink and craft stalls, with festival entertainment, to the Hall’s stunning grounds.

During the weekend of the 27th and 28th October, the festival will showcase fabulous local produce, local artisan beers, ciders - and gins! - to enjoy at the festival or to take home, and a great selection of unique, hand made gifts and crafts.

Under the canopy of a Festival music tent, fabulous live music will play throughout the weekend  including the Ukulele Assembly Line, the Tuba Dudes and many others.

Traditional street performances include sword dancing and Morris dancing, and fairground rides will run throughout the weekend. With Christmas around the corner (we’re crafting our decorations at full throttle!), visit the house and enjoy Christmas craft demonstrations including wreath and decoration making and take some new-found inspiration home.

Set amongst the stalls, visitors will find Burton Agnes Hall’s courtyard shops. The Garden Shop and the Gift Shop will offer tempting and unusual gifts, souvenirs and seasonal produce. Delicious treats await visitors in the café, where freshly prepared meals, warming drinks and soups and home baked cakes will be served throughout the weekend.

Throughout the festival weekend and during the half-term break, Burton Agnes Hall will also be daring visitors of all ages to take part in a spooky woodland trail. Clues will be hidden in the Hall’s woodland, where dramatic and imaginative Halloween scenes will hide among the creaking trees and rustling bushes!

 Immediately after the Michaelmas Fair, the family will be busy dressing the Hall for its Christmas opening. From the 14th November until the 23rd December (opening hours 11am-5pm), visitors are invited to come and see the Cunliffe-Listers’ home, lovingly decorated and gloriously festive.

11am to 5pm - Adults £7.00, Seniors £6.50, Children (4-15 years) £4.00, Under 4's Free 

 

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