Cragside

Extraordinary Victorian house, gardens and woodland - the wonder of its age

Cragside

Things to see and do

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What's on

Upcoming events

Switched on! Shining a light on female innovation. Part of Women and Power

Tue 23 Oct 2018
10:00-16:00
From 23 June, International Women in Engineering Day, discover Cragside in an extraordinary light in this brand new exhibition in partnership with Newcastle University

Women of industry: Industrial innovation? Part of Women and Power

Tue 23 Oct 2018
11:00-15:00
A new exhibition will share the experiences of women who worked in some of Newcastle's most iconic industrial environments, exploring the contribution women made to industry at a time of major societal shift

Garden tour

Tue 23 Oct 2018
12:00-13:00
Volunteers Chris and Geoff are on-hand to give you a guided tour of Lord and Lady Armstrong's formal garden and rock garden

Halloween hooley: slime extravaganza

Sat 27 Oct 2018
10:30-11:15
Experiment with gloopy goo and wizards' fizz

Stargazing

Sat 27 Oct 2018
18:30-21:00
Explore the night sky through a telescope with expert astronomers

2k family fun run

Sun 28 Oct 2018
08:00-11:00
A running route suitable for less-able runners and little legs on the fourth Sunday of every month (excluding December)
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Eating and shopping

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Places to stay

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Groups

The Entrance Front at Cragside

Group visits 

Plan and book your group visit and discover Cragside - the dream home of Lord and Lady Armstrong and the home where modern living began. The first home in the world to be lit by hydroelectricity, there's plenty to explore at Cragside.

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History

Unearth our History

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Learning

Children sitting on a tree stump beside the tree sculpture known as Douglas

Armstrong - our local hero 

Education group visits to Cragside are self-led. Book yours now

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Get involved

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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