Events

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.

Be an Eggsplorer

Join us on a Cadbury Easter trail © Cadbury

Join us on a Cadbury Easter trail

Seek out Tyntesfield's treasures to become a gallant Eggsplorer knight in our Cadbury Easter Egg Trail. Solve the clues around the estate and win a Cadbury chocolate Egghead.

5–21 April, 10am–4pm. £2.50 per child.

Knights of Tyntesfield

Knights at Tyntesfield © Paul Harris

Knights at Tyntesfield

The estate will be alive with the sights and sounds of knights in shining armour. By order of  the court of Tyntesfield, experience the camps, combat, dancing and jollities of medieval times. For those feeling brave, sign up to our Knight School to learn how to become a fearless protector of the Tyntesfield realm from rampaging dragons.

19–20 April, 10am–4pm.

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.

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.

Outdoor theatre

Enjoy outdoor theatre on the croquet lawn © NTPL/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.

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