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Members’ Only Discovery Tour

3 February 2017Free for membersMembers only

On this exclusive members' only tour, join our Collections Team to discover what happens when the house is closed over winter. Visit behind the scenes areas not open to the public and learn about the conservation work we do to maintain the art and collections. This exclusive guided tour will include a unique opportunity to see conservation work in action as the team care for some Chippendale over mantel pieces … Read more

Talks & Tours

Harewood’s Electricity Story

21 August 2016Free for members

Join us on the 21st August for a day of illuminating activities that will explore the theme of electricity within the House. Watch a special drama performance inspired by Harewood’s story of electrification from the perspective of the staff and servants, followed by the opportunity to talk to the characters themselves and ask them questions. Try your hand at making cup and string telephones in our Below Stairs … Read more

School Holidays

The Great British Summertime at Harewood

23 July – 4 September 2016Free for members

Harewood is a perfect place to let loose this summer. Walk among the formal hedgerows on the Terrace with jaw-dropping views across beautiful Yorkshire countryside, go wild in the Adventure Playground or explore the tree lined paths along the Lake. With free family activities and acres of space to play, Harewood is a great destination to enjoy during the six weeks of summer.What's On: The Great British Nature … Read more

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Nature, Design and “Capability” Brown

25 March – 30 October 2016Free for members

“The pleasure grounds, and gardens rare! Laid out, by Mr Brown, with utmost care; With great abundance all abound, And rich luxuriance smiles around: Though both, which now such beauty yield, Were lately but a furrow’d field.” A description of Harewood in "The Tourist's Companion" by John Jewell, 1822. Lancelot “Capability” Brown began work on Harewood’s landscape in 1776. It took five years to … Read more

School Holidays

Summer at Harewood

22 July – 6 September 2015Free for members

Harewood is a perfect place to let loose this summer. Walk among the formal hedgerows on the Terrace with jaw-dropping views across beautiful Yorkshire countryside, go wild in the Adventure Playground or explore the tree lined paths along the Lake. With free family activities and acres of space to play, Harewood is a great destination to enjoy during the six weeks of summer.Discover, Explore and Play: Follow our … Read more

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