Events at Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens

Victorian Christmas with Father Christmas

Sat 22 & Sun 23 Nov 2014
Christmas at Belsay has always been a special occasion; the Middleton family first moved into the then brand new hall here at Belsay on Christmas Day in 1817.

A Christmas Carol

Sat 29 & Sun 30 Nov 2014
Scrooge meets the unusual Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come, but will he repent in time for Christmas, or is Scrooge doomed to a life of misery?

Gardeners' Question Time

Mon 1 December 2014, 5.30pm - 7.45pm
A special Christmas recording of BBC Radio 4's highly popular show, Gardeners' Question Time, will be hosted in Belsay Hall's library.

Mrs Beeton's Victorian Christmas

Sat 06 & Sun 07 Dec 2014
Belsay’s own Mrs Beeton will show you the ropes in the kitchen, giving you hints and tips for Christmas.

Christmas Carols

Sat 13 & Sun 14 Dec 2014
Enjoy some seasonal festive singing in the library at Belsay. Please dress warmly - the hall is unheated.

Ghost Stories for Christmas

Sat 20 Dec 2014
Dickens’ ghost stories are always a treat at Christmas. Enjoy some of his classics in an evening of storytelling as you gather in Belsay’s beautiful library surrounded by nostalgia.

A Christmas Carol and Father Christmas Send Off

Sat 20 & Sun 21 Dec 2014
This Dickens’ classic is brought to life at Belsay Hall. Plus, children can gather in our hall to give Father Christmas the send off he deserves!

Victorian Christmas Songs

Sat 27 & Sun 28 Dec 2014
Join the team at Belsay for a jolly Christmas sing-a-long in the library. Musicians will perform at various intervals throughout the day. Enjoy some tasty treats in our Victorian Tearoom afterwards.

Victorian Butler School

Sat 14 - Sun 22 Feb 2015
Being the Butler of a Victorian country house is no easy job. Do you think you've got what it takes?

Twilight Tours

Fri 13 & Sat 14 Mar 2015
Discover Belsay in a different light by taking a tour of the stunning Grecian mansion, once home to the Middleton family and their staff. Enjoy a hot drink on arrival and learn about the fascinating family that lived here.


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01661 881636
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0870 333 1181
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Belsay, Nr Morpeth, Northumberland - NE20 0DX
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