Cragside

A family walks across the iron bridge at Cragside, with the house in the background

Important notice -

Please be aware that access to the Powerhouse is currently unavailable due to conservation work.

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

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Things to see and do

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What's on

Upcoming events

February half-term fun

Tue 19 Feb 2019
11:00-15:00
Celebrate half-term with activities on every day of the school holiday

Winter wildlife trail

Tue 19 Feb 2019
11:00-15:00
Ozzy the owl is looking for his friends but can't seem to find them; could they be hibernating?

Trust 10 run

Sun 24 Feb 2019
08:00-11:00
Have a go at a free 10k run through the estate on the fourth Sunday of every month (excluding December)

Behind the scenes house conservation tour

Tue 26 Feb 2019
11:30-12:00
Join the house team for a spring clean

Stargazing

Sun 27 Oct 2019
18:30-21:00
Explore the night sky through a telescope with expert astronomers
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Get involved

A gardening volunteer trims bushes beside a pathway

Becoming a gardening volunteer at Cragside 

Whether you’re green fingered or a gardening novice wanting to gain new skills, you’re welcome to join the gardening team at Cragside.

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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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Eating and shopping

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Places to stay

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Learning

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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