3 Apr

Alice's Easter Wonderland

Mad Hatter and March Hare at Kiplin Hall‘I’m late, I’m late…’ Hurry down to Kiplin Hall this Easter weekend and join in the Alice in Wonderland themed fun for families in the house and gardens.

Follow the White Rabbit and Playing Card trails, meet the Mad Hatter, bring some grown-ups for a pot of Mad Hatter tea and enjoy a cake whilst the Dormouse is asleep!

The Mad Hatter is paying a visit on Good Friday and Easter Saturday, and on Easter Sunday and Monday the March Hare will be leaping around, performing circus skills on his uni-cycle and stilts, juggling and reciting nonsense poems.

Also on Easter Sunday, from 10am, North Yorkshire Vintage Machinery Society are displaying items from their collections in the parkland.

Join in Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Sunday and Monday at Kiplin Hall, near Scorton, Richmond

Included in entry to the House, Gardens and Exhibition – adult, £8.30; concession, £7.30; child (5-15) £4.30; family (2+3) £24.50

Gardens and Tea Room open 10am, House and new Charting Chipeling: 1,001 Finds Exhibition open at 2pm. All close at 5pm.

No booking requiredKiplin Hall - Easter: Alice in Wonderland

Children must be accompanied by an adult

16 May

100 Shades of Green

 WI Northern Federations Centenary Celebrations 

Flower and Craft Exhibition


Saturday 16th - Tuesday 19th May 2015

10.00am - 5.00pm

Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Women’s Institute

Admission Adults and Concessions £8

Women's Institute CentenaryGroups please call Durham Counties Federation of Women's Institutes, 01388 819100 and speak with either Ruth or Ann, Tuesday - Thursday, 9.30am - 4pm or email durhamwi@btconnect.com  

31 May

70 Years from V.E. Day

V.E. Day 8 May, 1945 - RAF re-enactors will raise the flag to celebrate Victory in Europe day.

Find out how people held street parties, despite rationing; hear music from singing duo, Malcolm and Carole Brown and experience Brian Forbes's War's Enda personal view of what this meant to different people and where they were when the armistice was declared.

Included in admission to the Hall - Adult £8.30, Concession £7.30, Child £4.30, Family £24.50                            


Children must be accompanied by an adult

7 Jun

Plant, Book, Craft and Food Fair


Held by the Friends of Kiplin Hall in the Beautiful Parkland


Sun 7 June, 1–5 pm


1000s of books to browse and buy, crafts for sale, plants to propagate


In the Parkland in front of the Hall

Adult £1.50, Child free

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Fundraising event for the Friends of Kiplin Hall

19 Jun

Pride and Prejudice

The Pantaloons present Jane Austen's much admired novel

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Jane Austen's witty and romantic masterpiece is one of the best-loved stories of all time, dealing with the most important questions in life... Will Mrs Bennett manage to offload her numerous daughters in record time? Will Lizzy and Darcy actually get together? Will creepy Mr Collins just go away please? The literary classic gets the full Pantaloons treatment in this beautifully hilarious and delightfully innovative new adaptation.

Performed in the beautiful setting of Kiplin Hall's grounds

Gates open for picnics at 6pm, performance commences 7.30pm

Tickets Adults £12.50, Children £8

Warm drinks, cakes and bakes for sale in the interval


Children must be accompanied by an adult

12 Jul

Scottish Dancing

Sunday 12 July, 2 - 5pm

Join in with, Northallerton Caledonian Society  for an afternoon of Scottish dancing in the gardens.

Admission: Included in admission to the Gardens and Grounds or Hall, Gardens and Grounds - adult £5.30, concession £4.30, child £2.30, family (2+3) £14.50