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  • National Trust

Heritage Open Day, Sat 8 Sep 2018, free entry


Hertiage Open Day

Hertiage Open Day


18th-century architectural masterpiece with landscape park and gardens. Nostell was crafted by hand and designed to impress.

Discover decorative interiors by Robert Adam, one of the first long case clocks made by John Harrison and a world-class collection of Chippendale furniture. In 2018, we're celebrating the 300th birthday of the Otley-born cabinet-maker and designer by telling the story of his relationship with the house and the Winn family and reinterpreting his Interior Worlds, the first floor state rooms, encompassing over one hundred objects supplied by Chippendale.

Nostell's parkland and gardens stretch over 300 acres, taking in wildlflower meadows, lakes and woodland. Visitors can enjoy seasonal scent and colour in the Kitchen Garden, take a stroll in the Menagerie Garden and jump, swing and slide in the popular adventure play area.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 8 Sep 2018 11:00 to 17:00


Free entry

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 26 Jul - Sat 1 Sep Summer of Sport
Mon 23 Jul - Fri 31 Aug Summer Holidays
Fri 13 Jul - Sun 4 Nov Interior Worlds: Thomas Chippendale at Nostell
Fri 13 Jul - Sun 4 Nov Obelisk Marbling
Wed 2 May - Sun 28 Oct Chippendale: the Man and the Brand
Wed 2 May - Sun 28 Oct Dovetail, Biscuit, Splat


Jaanika Reinvald

01924 863892


Doncaster Road,



See location of National Trust Nostell on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 407171  Lat: 53.64883 Long: -1.38574

By Road:
On the A638
5 miles south east of Wakefield towards Doncaster.
Sat Nav postcode: WF4 1QA

Parking charges:
£4.00 for all day parking

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station
Bus Route: 485, 496, 498 from Wakefield Bus Station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • National Trust PropertyNational Trust Property
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups