Tredegar House - National Trust

Tredegar House - National Trust
Tredegar House
Newport
NP10 8YW
Wales

Website

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/tredegar-house

E-mail

tredegar.house@newport.gov.uk

Telephone

01633 815880

Fax

01633 815895

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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Set in a beautiful 90 acre park, Tredegar House is one of the best examples of a 17th century Charles II mansion in Britain. The earliest surviving part of the building dates back to the early 1500s. Visitors can discover what life was like for those who lived above and below stairs by touring the impressive state rooms and the intriguing servants’ quarters.

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

The Park and Woodland Walk are open all year from 9.00 to dusk.

The House is open from Easter to the end of September, with House tours available from Wed - Sun.

Tours take approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes, and run hourly from 11.00 until 16.00.

Other events run throughout the year, including Halloween, Christmas, Murder Mysteries, Spooky Tales tours, family history evenings and dance workshops.

Admission charges

House tours:

Adults: £7.50
Children: Free
Concessions: £5.65
Leisure card holders: £5.65

Group rates (15% discount for 10 or more)
Adults: £6.40
Concessions: £4.80

Evening tours £8.25 including a glass of wine or soft drink.

Collection details

Archives, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Social History

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
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Nature Club

  • 4 August 2014 11am-3pm
  • 11 August 2014 11am-3pm
  • 18 August 2014 11am-3pm
  • 25 August 2014 11am-3pm

Snoop around our formal gardens looking for bugs, making wild art or going on a treasure hunt. Bring the kids and team up with other children to discover all the fun you can have out in the garden this summer.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Pond dipping

Junior Rangers: Pond Dipping

  • 29 July 2014 10am-12pm *on now

Team up and take on the '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' challenge together. Investigate our pond life and build a raft.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Bee on lavender

Garden Talks

  • 30 July 2014 11am-3pm
  • 6 August 2014 11am-3pm
  • 13 August 2014 11am-3pm
  • 20 August 2014 11am-3pm
  • 27 August 2014 11am-3pm

Always been intrigued about the history of our gardens? Fancy learning a bit more about what we have growing in the boarders or just want to pick our gardener's brains?

Our garden talks are the perfect opportunity to get to know our gardens better and meet our garden team.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Spider

Junior Rangers: Minibeasts

  • 5 August 2014 10am-12pm

Discover minibeasts and learn more about wild animals.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Playing in the woods

Junior Rangers: Den Building

  • 7 August 2014 10am-12pm

Team up and take on the '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' challenge together. Build a den and learn some survival skills.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Playing in the woods

Build a Raft

  • 9 August 2014 10am-12pm

Team up as a family and take on the 50 Things to do before 11 3/4 challenge together. Come down and see who can build the best raft!

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

50p per child.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

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Junior Rangers: Trees

  • 12 August 2014 10am-12pm

Team up and take on the '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' challenge together. Investigate trees and discover natural habitats.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Girl carrying a stick

Junior Rangers: Wild Art

  • 14 August 2014 10am-12pm

Team up and take on the '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' challenge together. Make wild art and mud pies.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Girls sitting in the woods

Junior Rangers: Bushcraft

  • 19 August 2014 10am-12pm

Team up and take on the '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' challenge together. Brush up on your bushcraft skills.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

Campfire

Junior Rangers: Campfire

  • 21 August 2014 10am-12pm

Team up and take on the '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' challenge together. Cook on a campfire.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/whats-on/

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