On Sunday 5th and Monday 6th May Raby Castle will be hosting the 20th Anniversary of the Orchid Show which will feature fabulous displays of Orchids including many exotic and rare species.
We will be welcoming back the North East of England and Darlington Orchid Societies who always present some spectacular exhibits. They will be joined by orchid growers and sellers from all over the country who will gather to showcase some of the most beautiful and dramatic varieties of plants available.
There will be plenty of opportunity to meet the experts, ask questions and buy your own specimens to nurture at home.
Admission is included in the price of a Park and Garden ticket.
Come and experience sunrise at Midwinter in the tranquillity of the Castle Terrace from where you can enjoy beautiful, uninterrupted views across the Park and surrounding countryside to the horizon. Traditionally a time for singing and feasting, Winter Solstice at Raby will be a peaceful occasion as we gather to look ahead to the start […]READ MORE
Young witches and wizards will enjoy creeping through the mystical Walled Gardens in search of clues. Will the trees share their deepest secrets? Look carefully and all will be magically revealed! A surprise gift will be waiting for everyone who completes the trail.READ MORE
Grab your apron and roll up your sleeves… Stir-up Sunday is coming to Raby Castle! Stir-up Sunday is a centuries-old tradition where cooks spend the last Sunday before Advent ‘stirring up’ the Christmas pudding. Dating back to Victorian times, the whole family took a turn at stirring the Christmas pudding, making a wish. […]READ MORE