Half term fun at Anglesey Abbey
Discover the secret world of the night-time creatures that call Anglesey Abbey home. Scroll down to start planning your family adventures now.
Follow Anglesey’s bats that you will see hanging around to embark on a quest of discovery that will take you in the House, Lode Mill and around the grounds.
Discover the House
Open daily from 11.03am
This autumn we’re inviting you to explore nature in the collections. With over 10,000 objects to furnish his home at Anglesey Abbey, Lord Fairhaven built his collection out of many different materials found in nature, including wood, leather and precious stones.
Journey through the house, with each space highlighting a different material, and learn more about the methods that our conservation team use care for them, including monitoring and preventative conservation.
Jump into history inside Lode Mill
Open daily through half term 10.30am - 3.30pm
Take a tour of historic Lode Mill. Watch as the giant waterwheel turns the millstones to produce lovely wholesome wholemeal flour.
Climb to the top and watch the journey from grain to flour as it travels downwards through the fascinating building.
Why not buy a bag of flour fresh from the chute and bake a tasty treat for your family? There's a selection of traditional recipes in the mill to help get you started.