Author: Ray Biggs

Group-Visits to Grimsthorpe

Vacancy for Castle Guide

Do you enjoy history, fine art and antiques, meeting people and working as part of a team? I am looking for enthusiastic people to join the castle guides for the 2018 season (April-September), working part-time, including Sundays. The castle team welcome many thousands of visitors each year and guides are responsible for ensuring that all visitors enjoy their visit to…


Vacancy for Gardener

GRIMSTHORPE CASTLE GARDENS EXPERIENCED HORTICULTURIST Job Description To help maintain and enhance the gardens and grounds surrounding the Castle. These include herbaceous borders, kitchen garden, fruit trees, roses, lawns, hedges, glasshouses, woodland and drives and paths. Duties will include: Seasonal maintenance and ongoing development of herbaceous borders Shrub rose border and rose parterre maintenance Kitchen garden (productive and ornamental) development…


Season Ticket News

The Park opens for the 2015 season on Thursday 2nd April. Now is a great time to buy a Season Ticket  from the Grimsthorpe website. We have joined forces with established ticket sellers Tyg tickets to offer our visitors a quick, safe and easy way to buy. Just click on the link to our special page and follow the instructions….


BBC Bargain Hunt returns to Castle

Over the summer the Bargain Hunt team filmed a number of programmes in the grounds of the castle and the first episode was broadcast on 26th November. Click on this link and you will be able to watch it. Watch out for more episodes that were filmed during our Antique and Collectors’ Fair.


Grimsthorpe has now closed

Our last open day was 30th September and we will re-open on Thursday 2nd April 2015. We will not be open during the festive season but a number of the Hidden England houses will be staging Christmas events and activities. If you intend to renew your Season Ticket or plan to become a Season Ticket holder, you will be able…