Exhibitions

Exhibition
06 April 2019 - 03 November 2019
New exhibition in 2019 shining a spotlight on the generations of strong-minded and spirited women who have lived at Burton Constable and who have influenced its development through their fascinating & sometimes surprising, stories.
Servants at Play - Burton Constable Hall
Exhibition
04 May 2019 - 03 November 2019
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.
Exhibition
09 July 2019 - 15 September 2019
Pulling the British threads in Moby-Dick; prints, handmade books and textile work by Caroline Hack inspired by the British sources Melville used in Moby-Dick.
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Exhibition
17 September 2019 - 24 October 2019
Take a look at this inspiring collection of images recording the development of the Lost Trawlerman Memorial in Hull by Nigel Walker.
Did you know?

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

Today the Burton Constable Whale is nicknamed 'Constable Moby'

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
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