Outdoor theatre

Enjoy outdoor theatre on the croquet lawn © Lord Chamberlain's Men

Enjoy outdoor theatre on the croquet lawn

This spring and summer we have a wonderful selection of outdoor theatre to satisfy all ages and interests. Our theatre productions take place on the glorious Croquet Lawn.

Food and craft markets

Time to treat yourself © c.riddle

Time to treat yourself

On the first Sunday of each month, we welcome an array of local food and craft producers to Home Farm. It's a great opportunity to grab some fresh and seasonal food or a special gift.

Adventure time

Going up © Staff National Trust/G.Meaden

Going up

Crazy creatures, awesome antics, hidden treasures... Complete your list of 50 things to do before you're 11¾ at Tyntesfield this year.

Lots of hands-on workshops

Learning new skills at Tyntesfield © Hugh Harris

Learning new skills at Tyntesfield

Come and explore Tyntesfield's traditional craft weekend in May and rediscover some of the oldest traditions of craftmanship. We also have lots of hands-on workshops throughout the year.

Sat 24 and Sun 25 May, 10am-4pm

Shiver me timbers - Pirates ahoy

Shiver me timbers, it's our pirate weekend © NTPL/Rob Cousins

Shiver me timbers, it's our pirate weekend

Come and experience life on the ocean waves as Tyntesfield is invaded by a motley band of pirates and their cannon. Loud bangs and Jolly Roger japes throughout the weekend.

31 May and 1 June, 10am–4pm

Queen Victoria and her soldiers

Join the queen's army © NTPL/Rob Cousins

Join the queen's army

Queen Victoria finally comes to Tyntesfield. Join the queen and her soldiers and discover what life was like for her and her armies. Learn about camps, weapons, manoeuvres and etiquette from Her Majesty in this exciting living history weekend.

28–29 June, 10am–4pm

Celebrating all things Victorian

Victorian falconry © NTPL/Raphael Falconry

Victorian falconry

Bringing together a collection of all things Victorian, Tyntesfield will be welcoming Mr Brunel and his young Engineer School, Victorian falconry displays, steam engines and a fantastic Victorian carousel.

Sat 5 and Sun 6 Jul, 10am-4pm


Step back in time at Tyntesfield  © NTPL/Tony Mumford

Step back in time at Tyntesfield

Step back in time to the late 18th century as the grounds come alive with the sights and sounds of life as a soldier during the great struggle for power in America.

Sun 24 and Mon 25 Aug, 10am-4pm

Live music

The Bad Shepherds inspired by traditional folk music © NTPL/Tony Mumford

The Bad Shepherds inspired by traditional folk music

With front-man Ade Edmondson, The Bad Shepherds revisit punk era classics and add arrangements inspired by traditional folk music.

Sat 16 Aug, 7pm