500 years old, the Old Hall is one of the best-preserved, timber-framed
medieval manor houses in the country, where Kings Richard III and Henry
VIII once dined. John Wesley preached here on several occasions (to
find out more - listen to the audio tour).
of the Mayflower Pilgrims also worshipped here prior to fleeing to
Holland and then the New World to seek religious freedom.
Adult £8.50; Concessions £6.70; Children (5-17 years) £4.22; Family
ticket (2 adults + up to 3
children) £21.20; free admission for under 5s. English Heritage members
& Friends of Gainsborough Old Hall free.
To book a group visit,
please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional visitor information
Wheelchair access to ground floor only
On street parking and 'pay & display' car
Getting there [SK813900]
In central Gainsborough, 5-minutes walk from bus station and 1 mile from Lea Road train station (change at Retford). Car: Gainsborough is 12 miles/18kn south of Epworth; 21miles/33km south of Doncaster and close to A1(M) and M18.