Cusworth Hall, Museum and Park

Cusworth Hall is a beautiful Grade I listed building set in acres of historic parkland with lakes, plantations and pleasure ground with dramatic views across the town.

Cusworth Hall has been described as the jewel in Doncaster’s crown. The beautiful Grade I listed building is set in acres of historic parkland with lakes, plantations and grounds with dramatic views across the town.

The site which was extensively restored between 2003-2007 invites visitors to experience a wealth of architecture, heritage, landscape history, wildlife and exhibitions, events and activities. There is also an excellent tea room and shop, everything you need for a memorable day out.

Opening times

The Hall

The Hall is open on the following days and times:

  • Monday to Wednesday- 10am to 4:30pm
  • Saturday and Sunday- 10:30am to 4:15pm
  • Thursday and Friday- closed

Please note the Hall will be closed during the following times in 2017:

  • Saturday 15th April between 12:00 - 1:30
  • Saturday 1st July between 2:00 - 3:30
  • Saturday 29th July between 2:00 - 3:30
  • Saturday 2nd September between 2:00 - 3:30
  • Saturday 14th October between 12:00 - 1:30
  • Saturday 9th December between 12:00 - 1:30

The park

Visitors can access Cusworth Park on every day of the year. 

Butlers Tea Room & Bistro

The tearooms are open every day 10am to 4pm, the bistro Thursday - Saturday evening (booking essential contact 01302 390959). For more information, visit Butlers Tea Room & Bistro

Parking

The car park open every day of the week and costs the following:

  • up to one hour- £1
  • up to two hours- £1.50
  • up to three hours- £2.20
  • all day £6
  • coaches- £10

Annual parking permits (currently £50) are available from Cusworth Hall. For regular visitors and dog walkers this represents a significant saving on paying per visit.

Admissions and access

Admission to the Museum is free. We welcome donations to help support our work and maintain this Grade I listed building. The museum has full disabled access throughout. Level access available to the hall and much of the park.  Disabled parking in the main car park and additional parking close to the Hall for Hall visitors.

Group visits

Group visits are welcome and tours can be arranged (subject to availability). Organisers should notify us of any intended visits.

Dog walking

Well behaved dogs are allowed off the lead in the park, but please make sure to control them around the lakes as there is a wide variety of wildlife in that part of the park.

Educational activities

Educational study areas are available for school parties. For further details please ask for the education officer on 01302 782342.

How to find us

Cusworth Hall, Museum and Park is located two miles north of Doncaster, off the A638 Doncaster to Wakefield Road. It is signposted from the A1 and A638.

Address: Cusworth Hall Museum & Park, Cusworth Lane, Doncaster, DN5 7TU

Volunteering

Sessions take place throughout the year. They include a range of conservation, restoration and habitat management projects. Suitable footwear and clothing recommended. All training and protective equipment will be provided. Contact Cusworth Hall for further information.

More information:

For further information, please contact us:

  • email: museumC@doncaster.gov.uk
  • tel: 01302 782342
  • address: Cusworth Hall Museum & Park, Cusworth Lane, Doncaster, DN5 7TU

 

Last updated: 23 March 2017 15:27:20