Scampston Walled Garden

Scampston Walled Garden
Scampston, North Yorkshire

Average visit time – 2-3 hour

Things to do at Scampston Walled Garden review

Scampston Walled Garden is located in Scampston, North Yorkshire, a few miles away from Malton. It is a walled garden with a modern design by Piert Oudolf that is set in a Capability Brown park.

Scampston Hall is home to the Legard family and it is one of the finest examples of a regency country house in North Yorkshire. Today you can book on guided tours to see around the house.

The walled gardens feature modern planting alongside more traditional areas. It has a very modern feel to it and it is not at all like your typical walled garden. The gardens were once derelict and were restored and then reopened in 2005.

In the grounds, kids will enjoy the Fairy Forest Woodland walk and natural play with a relatively new play area. There are a number of designated trails through the parkland which allow you to discover some of the more interesting features. Maps are included in your visitor guide.

They host a number of annual family-friendly events.

Covid 19: Due to current restrictions not everything will be open, or it may be open differently to normal, at the attraction that you are visiting. Please consult their social media accounts, give them a call or visit their website if you can’t find the information you are looking for.

FAQ and Further Information Scampston Walled Garden

Address: Scampston, Malton YO17 8NG, North Yorkshire, England. Phone: 01944 759111

Category – Historic House – Indoors and Outdoors – Suitable for all ages

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to bring a picnic.

What are the main things to do?

Guided tours of the house, modern design walled garden, trails including a Fairy Forest woodland walk and play area. There are toilets and a cafe.

What are the ticket prices?

*Mid-range
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. An adult hall and gardens ticket costs £12.50, children 5-16 £6.50, under 5s are free. Garden only tickets are a few pounds cheaper. Family tickets are available.

Is there parking?

There is a large car park.

When are they open?

Scampston Walled Garden is open from Spring until late October. For up to date opening times please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Only assistance dogs are permitted in the hall and gardens. Pet dogs are permitted on certain routes through the parkland.

Are they accessible?

Scampston Walled Garden
Scampston Walled Garden
Scampston Walled Garden
Scampston Walled Garden
Photos credited to Scampston Walled Garden

*This post contains affiliate links

Find us on Facebook and Instagram 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.