675b – Yorkshire Arboretum

23 Nov , 2014  

Yorkshire Arboretum

  Opened in 2007, a trust run by Castle Howard Estate and Kew gardens, the arboretum is 120 acres of trees from around the world. We follow the long tree trail to take in most of the key, unusual trees e.g. the rare Eucalyptus Omeo Gum. There are some lovely vistas, a nice rolling landscape, […]

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Garden, Museum

675a – Burnby Hall Gardens and Stewart Museum

23 Nov , 2014  

Burnby Hall Gardens, Pocklington

  A grey day of drizzle that only brightens mid afternoon. We arrive at the Yorkshire Wolds town of Pocklington at 10am. We pay £2.50 each to have a look around the lovely Burnaby Hall gardens; created in the early 20th century by Major Stewart, a local philanthropist. There is still colour even at this […]

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