Castle Howard



Here are a few of the many interesting places to see in the area:

Castle Howard: so much more than Brideshead Revisted. This renowned 18th-century historic home has woodlands, gardens, an adventure playground and events and exhibitions.

The Shed: music and poetry venue on the edge of the North Yorkshire moors. Featured in The Guardian’s Insiders Guide to the World’s Best Small Music Venues.

Helmsley Walled Garden: Yorkshire in Bloom award-winning garden in the shadow of the ancient monument of Helmsley Castle.

Ryedale Festival: music and drama in the moors and wolds, “a varied and often enterprising programme” with both popular and unusual highlights.

Howardian Hills: a guide to this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, nestled between the North York Moors National Park, the Yorkshire Wolds and the Vale of York.

The Howardian Way: a walk through the Howardian Hills from Coxwold to Kirkham Priory via Terrington and other beautiful villages.

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