Things to see & do

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For families

  • Pick up an explorer map from the ticket office
  • Borrow some binoculars to go bird watching
  • Explore the house on our children's trail
  • Let off steam in Wolf's Den
  • Explore the formal gardens with our garden tree trail
  • Enjoy a scenic carriage ride through beautiful woodlands
  • Meet the Erddig working horses
  • Go for a walk around the estate, perfect for dog walks

Wolf's Den play area

Little boy playing in wolfs den

Pull on your boots and roll up your sleeves for some serious fun in Wolf's Den.  You'll find den building, a rope swing, balancing beams and much more.

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Discover life below stairs

Erddig interpretation volunteers help to show visitors what life was like for the many servants who lived and worked at Erddig. Have-a-go history days take place throughout the year.

Meet Erddig's pair of gentle giants

erddig shires

Meet our gentle giants Jerry and Claire who both like a good fuss when it's time for grooming. Our stable yard is also home to our collection of bicycles, carriages and cars.

Savour a secret walk

Enjoy a ramble around Erddig with our secret walk where you can follow in the footsteps of servants who hid their love from others.