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Nostell's Gardens

Nostell's Gardens

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National Trust Nostell


Doncaster Road,


*Information accurate as of 2 October 2020*

The car park, parkland, house (ground floor only), gardens, play area, shop and tea-room at Nostell are now open.

You will need to book in advance to secure a parking space. Check opening times, facilities and access for the latest information.

Take a stroll around the gardens, taking in the formal rose garden, the recently planted orchard and the vegetable garden. Then wander across the west lawn, down to the lakeside walks, the pleasure gardens and the menagerie gardens.

Be sure to pay a visit to the kitchen garden to see the fruit and vegetables grown for the delicious dishes in the café.

There are over 300 acres of parkland to explore at Nostell Priory estate. You can wander the footpaths past the Robert Adam boathouse at the end of the lower lake up to the Obelisk Lodge, down the Vista to the ha-ha, or through Joiner’s Wood. Just choose a path and see where it leads…

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Opening details

Wednesday - Sunday: 10:30am - 4pm (last admission 3:15pm) No extra booking required.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.



Gardens Only:
Adult - £6.90
Child - £3.55
Family - £17.30
National Trust Members - Free

Car Parking:
£3.00 all day
National Trust Members - Free

Please note entry prices include a Gift Aid donation. Visitors can, however choose to pay the standard admission price. More details on these prices are available at the property and at


See location of National Trust Nostell on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 407171  Lat: 53.64883 Long: -1.38574

By Road:
On the A638
5 miles south east of Wakefield towards Doncaster.
Sat Nav postcode: WF4 1QA

Parking charges:
£7 for all day parking

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station
Bus Route: 485, 496, 498 from Wakefield Bus Station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • National Trust PropertyNational Trust Property
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)