In winter, the ground floor of the house is open every weekend. The first home in the world to be lit by hydroelectricity, there's lots to discover at Cragside. Explore the innovative former home of Lord and Lady Armstrong, packed with ingenious gadgets and modern conveniences – some of them still working!
The grounds are open every day this winter (excluding 24 & 25 December). With over 1,000 acres to explore and 14 waymarked routes, there's plenty of walking to enjoy at Cragside. From a gentle stroll through the Pinetum to a challenging hike through the heart of the estate, you’ll find a perfect walk to suit all abilities. Look out for our Ranger recommended walk of the month, too.