Events

Go behind the scenes

Wander through hidden corridors and discover some of our secret rooms © Andreas von Einsiedel

Wander through hidden corridors and discover some of our secret rooms

Every Tuesday, 24 June-28 October, 12.30pm - 2.30pm

Discover what's hidden behind some of our locked doors with our behind the scenes tours. Follow our guide through concealed corridors and up back staircases to uncover some of the more surprising rooms within the house.


Garden talks

Join a introductory talk at Tredegar House © Arnhel de Serra

Join a introductory talk at Tredegar House

Every Wednesday, 23 July-27 August, 11am-3pm

Learn more about the beautiful formal gardens with an informal talk with one of our garden team. Discover the secrets of the wilder orchard garden, the expansive lawns of the cedar garden and the 17th-century parterre garden, full of intricate mineral designs.

Junior rangers

Camp in the wild at Tredegar House © Basildon Park

Camp in the wild at Tredegar House

Team up as a family and take part in the 50 things to do before you're 11¾ challenge together. From screening of Project Wild Thing, a film about getting kids (and their parents) closer to nature, to building rafts and camping under the stars; it's time to leave the gadgets at home and get out to enjoy the great outdoors this summer.

Scroll down for more information about dates, times and prices.
 

Late night Friday

Arriving in style for Late Night Friday © National Trust

Arriving in style for Late Night Friday

25 July, 29 August, 26 September, 11am-9pm (last entry 8pm)

Late night Fridays are back. Get on your glad rags, dust off your dancing shoes and get ready to strut your stuff at our 1930s house party.

Take advantage of the lighter evenings, enjoy a cocktail or two in the gardens and join in with the dancing inside. Lindy hop anyone?

Strawberry Sundays

Indulge in a delicious cream tea in the orangery © David Levenson

Indulge in a delicious cream tea in the orangery

Every Sunday, 27 July-31 August, 12pm-4pm. £5 per person.

Indulge in style with afternoon tea in the Orangery. Overlooking the seventeenth-century parterre garden this is the perfect treat for any discerning guest (or group of friends looking for a catch up in the sun).

 

Conservation in action

Join our conservation team and learn all about how we look after the house © Paul Harris

Join our conservation team and learn all about how we look after the house

Wednesday, 13 August, 10 September, 11am-3pm

Meet our conservation team and watch them at work protecting our house and collection. You never know what tips you might pick up along the way.

Friends of Tredegar House talks

Bring your friends for an evening of historical interest © National Trust

Bring your friends for an evening of historical interest

10 September, 7.30pm. £3.50 entrance

Join the Friends of Tredegar House for a series of evening talks on a range of fascinating historical topics.


Trail challenge

Keep your wits about you and get stuck into our children’s trail challenges

Every day, 19 July-31 August, 10.30–4.30pm

Take on our different trail challenges and become a family of nature detectives over the summer holidays - there's plenty to keep you busy.


 

Nature club

Get out into the wild and make new friends at Nature Club

Every Monday, 21 July-25 August. Sessions one hour long, 11am - 3pm

Traipse through the formal gardens on a treasure hunt, make some wild art, grow your own grub and hunt for bugs.

Family crafts

Let out your creative side with family crafts this summer.

Every Friday 25 July-29 August, 12pm-3pm

Make a windmill and see if it will spin in the breeze, have a go at making a traditional paper game and lots more playful crafts.
 

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