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Garden Tour & Afternoon Tea

Planting for Pollinators: With Sumer approaching we will be looking as some of the best planting ideas to attract needs, butterflies and other wildlife into the garden. Join Head Gardener, Andrew Leighton on a guided tour of the gardens at Middlethorpe Hall. The garden tour will be followed by full afternoon tea with a glass of bubbly.

  1. This offer includes:

    • Arrive for 2:00pm for tea or coffee and biscuits in the Drawing Room.
    • At 2:30-pm take a guided tour of Middlethorpe's gardens to learn how Head Gardener Andrew Leighton and his team of National Trust volunteers work to create year round colour and to attract bees, butterflies and wildlife into the garden.
    • The garden tour will be followed by full Afternoon Tea with a glass of bubbly at around 4:00pm.
    • A change of shoes is recommended.
    • Ends 5.30pm
  2. Terms & conditions:

    • Subject to availability
    • To book, please contact Julia Betteridge by phone on 01904 661301 or by email