Current & Future events

Showing 6–10 of 23 events

Edit filter


Victorian Harewood

24 March – 29 October 2017Free for members

“Harewood is in Yorkshire. The park seems very fine; the view from the window is very pretty. We dined in the beautiful gallery with a party of nearly 300 in number.  Princess Victoria recalls her visit to Harewood, 12th September 1835 Harewood House was recently used as a major set for ITV’s Victoria series. To celebrate the success of the programme, the opulent rooms on Harewood’s State Floor will come to … Read more


Lady Canning: an Indian Summer

24 March – 29 October 2017Free for members

Lady Canning was a talented watercolour artist who became lady-in-waiting to Queen Victoria in 1842. She accompanied the Queen on many public and private tours and recorded the places that they visited in a series of accomplished watercolours, particularly of Scotland and Osborne on the Isle of Wight. She also instructed Victoria in the art of watercolour and one of Queen Victoria’s copies after Lady … Read more

Victorian Harewood

The Haunted Doll’s House

24 March – 29 October 2017

Mixed media. `Ghost` performed by Ian Taylor Steve Manthorp is fascinated by the ghost stories of the late Victorian writer M.R.James (1862-1936) and has created a number of works inspired by them. The Haunted Doll’s House is one of the author’s best known tales and Manthorp’s interpretation is his most ambitious and largest ‘Jamesian’ artwork so far. Manthorp has taken small liberties with his … Read more

Talks & Tours

Objects in Focus Discovery Talks

18 May – 26 October 2017Free for members

This talk takes place every Thursday throughout the season* Join us every Thursday for a specialist talk from our Collections Team. Learn more about the objects in the collection they look after and discover some of their favourites.Schedule of talks: Our Objects in Focus run every Thursday throughout the open season.   20th June: Etchings by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert (Talk location: The Old … Read more


Flamboyant Trees – Frank Walter

30 June – 29 October 2017Free for members

This summer, Harewood House Trust is presenting a major exhibition with the Ingleby Gallery of works by talented artist and writer, Frank Walter (1926 – 2009). The first time his works have been exhibited in England; the 63 paintings depict miniature landscapes (both real and imagined), trees, masks, and abstracts. Walter was a prolific artist painting several hundred works and carvings, he wrote over 25,000 … Read more


  • Date
  • Types
  • For
  • Location