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Extraordinary Victorian house, gardens and woodland - the wonder of its age
Enter the world of Lord Armstrong - Victorian inventor, innovator and landscape genius. Cragside house was truly a wonder of its age.
Discover the first house in the world to be lit by hydroelectricity. It is crammed full of ingenious gadgets – most of them still working. The gardens are incredible. One of the largest rock gardens in Europe leads down to the Iron Bridge, which in turn leads to the formal garden. Children will love our adventure play area and exploring Nelly's Labyrinth, a network of paths and tunnels cut out of a vast area of rhododendron forest.
6 –21 December, Friday – Sunday, 12 -3pm
Help yourself from our mix and match menu of festive starters, mains and puddings all individually priced.
Relax after a winter walk in our festively decorated tea rooms and pull crackers with friends and family.
Free admission when you pre-book. To reserve a table please call 01669 622 038.