Events

Wild nature days

How many things can you cross off the list at Penrhyn Castle? 

How many things can you cross off the list at Penrhyn Castle?

18 and 25 August, 12pm - 4pm

As part of the 50 things campaign, we've got a summer of activities for you.

From wild art to navigating to making mud pies, come along and get stuck in.

See what you can do this summer.

For more info call us on 01248 353084 or email us.

Laugh out loud with castle performers

Join in the fun with the Maniax, a hilarious fast moving theatre show 

Join in the fun with the Maniax, a hilarious fast moving theatre show

21 and 28 August

A jam-packed day of outdoor family fun including games, crafts, storytelling, green-woodworking demonstrations, engine rides and entertainment by one of Britain's leading street and festival theatre companies.

For more information call us on 01248 353084 or email us.

Terrific tree trek

Discover the secrets of the trees at Penrhyn Castle © National Trust

Discover the secrets of the trees at Penrhyn Castle

30 October, 2pm to 3pm

What secrets do the trees at Penrhyn hold?

Find out about their fascinating histories on this informative talk with our gardener.

Green woodwork courses

Make beautiful things straight from trees © Cotehele Mill

Make beautiful things straight from trees

13 and 20 September, 10am - 5pm, £80 a day (£20 deposit)

This one day course will show you the basic traditional techniques of working with freshly felled trees and allow you to create and take home your own woodland crafts.

You'll learn how to use ancient axe techniques, shape with shaving horses, turn with a traditional pole lathe and use draw knives.

16+, no experience necessary, booking essential, 01248 353084.

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