Staindrop Open Gardens

This event is resting for 2021
Sorry, but Staindrop Open Gardens isn't running this year. We'll keep you posted about next year's event details when they are known, but in the meantime we include below details from a previous year to remind you about the event

 approx 10 gardens opened Staindrop, south west Durham

2.00pm to 5.00pm

Visit the gardens behind the 18th century houses clustered around the wide village greens and beyond. A manor house, and old mill against Raby Park, some well established and some works in progress.

Refreshments at the Wheatsheaf Inn with traditional tea and cakes at the Victorian Scarth Hall where there will be an art exhibition. The Church will be open for self-guided toors (leaflet available).

A free to enter competition will amuse any children, and there will be a scarecrow display to see as you tour the village.

Most gardens include steps and rough paths. Sorry - no dogs please other than assistance dogs.

Proceeds to the historic (founded 8th century) Parish Church which will be open to visit.

Cost:  5.00 adults, accompanied children free.

How to get event passports:  Tickets with map and information from Scarth Hall on South Green.

Contact the organisers:  Phone: 07841 674 937  Email:

Directions:  Between Barnard Castle and Darlington. Plenty of parking around the green.

Location:  Durham.  Use Sat Nav postcode: DL2 3LD (please verify before travelling)

Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.