Opening Hours

January 2021 Opening Hours:

Bistro & Café CLOSED

Gift Shop open 11am – 3pm on the 6th, 7th and 8th January. After these dates, the shop will be online-only


Monday To Friday

Office hours 8.30 am to 5 pm

Exhibitions, Galleries & Café 8.00am to 5 pm

Bistro & bar 11.30 am to 5 pm (last orders 4pm)

Shop 9.30 am to 5 pm


Exhibitions, Galleries, & Café 9 am to 5 pm

Shop 9.30 am – 5 pm

Bistro & bar 11.30 am to 5pm (last orders 4pm)

Saturday themed nights in the Bistro 5:30pm – 10pm (last table orders 8pm)


Exhibitions and Galleries 9am – 5pm

Shop 10am – 4pm

Bistro: for Breakfast and Sunday Lunches 9am to 5pm (last table orders 4pm)

Please note our opening times may vary subject to public holidays and special exhibitions & sales.   

To enquire about extended opening hours for private parties, please contact the events team.


Please note Cafe and Bistro times are subject to change

Getting Here

If you are arriving by car, we have a large free car park on site, with designated disabled spaces.  Postcode for SAT NAV DL8 5SG.

Our nearest mainline stations are Northallerton and Darlington, which are only 2 1/2 hours from London.  For details of both Grand Central and East Coast services, please visit National Rail

Wensleydale is also served by a heritage railway, which is in itself an experience.  For details see Wensleydale Rail

Our nearest airports are Newcastle (1 1/2hrs), Teesside (1hr), Leeds Bradford (1 1/4hrs), Manchester (2 1/4hrs).


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