Families

From feeding the fish and exploring the Gardens to burning off some steam in the playground and picnicking in our spacious grounds, there is plenty for families to enjoy at Burnby Hall Gardens. We deliver a range of engaging events and aim to make the Gardens a fun and family-friendly place with a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

Here are the fantastic facilities we have on offer for families:

  • A cafe selling a delicious range of food and refreshments including Cream of the Wolds Ice-cream.
  • Fully accessible toilets.
  • Baby Changing Facilities.
  • High Chairs.
  • Picnic areas.
  • A spacious lawn.
  • Our Gardens are Buggy friendly with accessible paths around the grounds.
  • Playground.
  • Family-friendly events.
  • Dedicated Family Resources.

Upcoming events

Photographic Competition 2018

Start date: July 1, 2017

End date: June 29, 2018

Throughout the year, we actively encourage our Visitors to take photographs that can be submitted for our annual photography competition. 2018 will be our third year of running this really popular event, and we really enjoy looking at all the […]

Barton Community Band

Date: April 22, 2018

Time: 14:00-16:00

Tulip Festival

Start date: April 28, 2018

End date: May 12, 2018

Time: 10:00 - 17:30

Location: Burnby Hall Gardens

Burnby Hall Gardens, Pocklington are seven times consecutive winners of the prestigious Royal Horticultural Society Yorkshire in Bloom Gold Award, and we are holding our sixth annual Tulip Festival from 28th April to 12th May. Whilst best known for our […]

Paul Moon Photographic Workshops

Date: April 29, 2018

Time: 11.00 - 1500

During our forthcoming Tulip Festival, local Photographer Paul Moon is running 3 one and a half hour photographic workshops here in the Gardens on Sunday 29th April. These are open to visitors who wish to take part, with a maximum […]