Ushaw Historic House, Chapels & Gardens is an independent charity set in a majestic estate of 500 acres, hidden for 200 years in the heart of the Durham countryside. A unique heritage and visitor attraction, our glorious Georgian and Victorian Gothic architecture and stunning grounds make Ushaw the perfect place for families to explore and enjoy throughout the seasons.
We invite you to join one of our knowledgeable and engaging guides on an entertaining and enlightening tour of Ushaw’s Outdoor Architecture. Entry to Ushaw is included for Ushaw Annual Pass holders - proof of purchase will be required. Without an Annual Pass - daily admission will apply for this event.
Ushaw Historic House, Chapels and Gardens is home to a remarkable collection of buildings. Constructed over the course of 160 years from 1804, Ushaw possesses some of the finest examples of Victorian Gothic Revival architecture in the North East.
The Pugin family had the greatest influence on the estate’s appearance and Ushaw is the only place in the world where the work of all the architects of this significant family can actually be seen together.
Alongside the exterior of the Main House, Chapels and Library, our unique tour encompasses many of Ushaw’s hidden secrets which you will discover as part of the tour.
There is a maximum of 10 people per tour.
Date & Time
May 1 - Jun 29, 2021