From the historic attractions, to the shops, museums, restaurants, pubs and cafes, there really is something for everyone in Pickering.
A great base for exploring North Yorkshire, the Yorkshire Coast, Dalby Forest and the stunning North York Moors, it’s also a fantastic destination in its own right, packed with fun things to do for the whole family.
Allerton Castle, also known as Allerton Park, is a Grade I listed nineteenth-century Gothic or Victorian Gothic house at Allerton Mauleverer in North Yorkshire, England. It was rebuilt by architect George Martin, of Baker Street, London in 1843-53.
The House and Family
The Howard story is one of ambition, public service, liberal politics and artistic endeavours.
Today, above all, it is about the challenge of preserving the family home as a national treasure for family and visitors alike to enjoy.
Castle Howard’s friendly and knowledgeable guides are on hand to share our stories with you as you tour the house at your own pace, exploring a treasure trove of inspiring architecture and interiors, as well as world-renowned collections.
Information boards highlight key stories and items in most rooms.