Life Below Stairs

Sat 4th May 2019 to Sun 3rd November 2019
Servants at Play - Burton Constable Hall

Have you ever wondered what life was like 'below stairs' at a Yorkshire country house? This fascinating new exhibition explores the daily lives of servants at the grand Burton Constable Hall.

Giving a fresh insight into life behind the scenes at Burton Constable, this exhibition is one not to be missed. 

Admission is included with the normal Hall admission charges.


Contact Information:

Joy Swift - Visitor Services Manager

T: 01964 508163


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Afternoon tea was created by the Duchess of Bedford in the late 18th century. She invited friends to join her for an afternoon meal of small cakes, bread and butter sandwiches, sweets and, of course, tea. The practice was so popular that it was quickly adopted by other social hostesses 
Over 80 different species of birds have been spotted at Burton Constable, from the smallest British bird, the Goldcrest, to large birds of prey such as Buzzards and Barn Owls

The Burton Constable Whale is featured in Herman Melville's famous novel Moby Dick. 

Today the Burton Constable Whale is nicknamed 'Constable Moby'