The Women of Castle Howard

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Much of history is viewed through the lives of men, and we often talk about Castle Howard in terms of the Earls who have lived here. But what of the Howard women? Their stories are in fact every bit as fascinating and unique as those of their male counterparts.

Join our Curatorial Team for an intimate look at the lives of the women who have made Castle Howard their home, and discover some of their hidden stories.

Enjoy an illustrated talk and take the opportunity to get a closer look at items from our collection and archive first hand. You should arrive at the Estate for 6pm, the event will begin at 6.30pm and will finish at around 8.45pm.

Light refreshments will be provided on the evening. Tickets are priced at £20.00 per person, or £15.00 per person for Friends of Castle Howard.

Your ticket includes and illustrated talk, exclusive access to archive material and refreshments. Read more at

Venue: Castle Howard

The Women of Castle Howard