Wynyard Hall ticks all the boxes for an afternoon of family fun in the sun. Whether it’s a stroll through the stunning walled gardens, a foodie tour in the Edible Garden or an enchanting woodland walk, there’s something for everyone – and we can’t think of a better place to hang out this summer.

Explore the award-winning gardens which are fast becoming one of the North’s leading tourist attractions. Accredited in Visit England’s Attraction Quality Scheme, Wynyard Hall’s gardens are spectacularly breathtaking. Don’t forget to take your camera and get some fantastic floral shots.

Those looking to uncover some more garden beauty should discover the hidden wonders of the Walled Garden with 3,000 David Austin roses blooming with vibrant colours. A mesmerising array of trees and shrubs, all accompanied with impressive water features and winding paths, makes for the perfect backdrop for sunny afternoons in the North East.

Foodies should visit the Edible Garden’s horticulture. Filled with vibrant veg plots, the garden is home to a wide variety of fresh fruit, vegetables and herbs used to create dishes in the Café and Wynyard Hall’s celebrated Wellington Restaurant.

If you’re looking to stretch your legs some more, or you’ve got little ones eager to explore the great outdoors, the Woodland Walk is an absolute summer must! Watch your children set off on their very own woodland adventure complete with a dreamlike playground where kids are free to explore. Take an invigorating walk through the ancient woods filled with enchanting historic features and enjoy a homemade picnic to finish off the perfect family day out.

For just £6, you can get admission to The Gardens for a whole year which includes entry to the Walled Garden, Edible Garden, Wild Garden, Woodland Walk plus the Farm Shop, Café and Glasshouse. Concession prices are available which offer incentives for coach and tour organisers.