Cragside

Cragside House surrounded by green trees, under blue skies.

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Cragside

What's on

Cragside

Things to see and do

Cragside

History

Cragside

What's on

Upcoming events

Victorian Baking at Cragside House

Wed 17 Aug 2022
13:00-16:00
Enjoy the comforting smell of home baking as you walk into the House as Cragside’s volunteers whip a cakes and bakes in the kitchen.

Shell cleaning at the House (volunteer dependent)

Wed 17 Aug 2022
13:00-16:00
Discover how we look after Lady Armstrong's huge collection of over 4000 shells. Stop by the cleaning table in the Gallery to chat to conservation volunteers about this intricate a process.

Cragside Behind the Scenes Conservation Tour

Thu 18 Aug 2022
13:30-14:30
Join the team for a sneak peek behind the scenes at the House. Explore the servants quarters as you climb the narrow stairs, discover what life was like for the staff at Cragside and find out how we use what were their bedrooms today.
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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Places to stay

Park Cottage in the sunshine

Plan a Cragside holiday 

Make your next getaway a Cragside holiday. There are two spacious Victorian cottages nestled next to the Formal Garden. Enjoy the gentle hum of bees at work as you sip your morning cup of tea and experience the scenic views of the Coquet Valley and Simonside Hills beyond during your stay. Each cottage sleeps six people.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Cragside on the National Trust Collections website