English Heritage: Belsay Castle, Hall and Gardens
- Telephone 01661 881636
- Opening times Apr–Sep Mon–Sun 10am–6pm
- Website www.english-heritage.org.uk/daysout/…
An English heritage site consisting of a medieval castle that was enlarged in the early 17th century, a Greek Revival mansion and a garden linking the two. theGgrade I heritage gardens boast a Rhododendron Garden, a Winter Garden and a Quarry garden inspired by by Sicilian quarries. The Belsay Hall Tearoom in the hall's original kitchen serves homemade cakes and lunches.
Events at Belsay include outdoor theatre, hands on history, big band perfomances and classic car shows.
Parking is free for visitors and dogs are allowed in the gardens on a short lead.
URGENT: You must stay at home except for shopping for basic necessities, daily exercise, any medical need and travelling to and from essential work.