Friday 11 September from 6.00 pm until 8.00 pm
Saturday 12 September from 10.00am until 4.00 pm

What’s happening?

We’re opening our Grade I listed church – and its centuries of history – for visitors this September.

What’s on display?

You’ll be able to view displays and items from the history of Whitkirk, including:

  • Our 15th Century church building, with some elements dating back to the 12th Century
  • Monuments to families who lived on the Temple Newsam estate
  • Records of Church life and worship across the years
  • Embroideries, kneelers and vestments marking times, places and people – and some of the stories behind them

Read more

Our history page lets you explore more of the history of St Mary’s and the parish of Whitkirk.