A family on the great lawn at Dyffryn Gardens, Vale of Glamorgan

Days out

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 Visitors at Dyffryn House and Gardens, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales

May half-term activities for all the family 

Get closer to nature and let your imagination run wild this May half-term. From nature trails to family theatre performances, you can discover a whole range of activities to entertain the family.

Image shows a Jubilee party in full swing

Celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee 

Join us in commemorating Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee this summer. Find an event near you, whip up some treats for a picnic or street party and find out how we're marking this historic occasion through tree planting.

Surprise view spring 2019 at Fountains Abbey

Famous historical gardens 

Victorian plant-collectors, arrays of blooms from across the world and Arts and Crafts masterpieces. Read the colourful stories of the most famous gardens we care for – you might discover your new favourite place.

Summer walk

Follow the Countryside Code 

With more people than ever enjoying our coast and countryside places, we’re asking for your help in looking after them during your visit. Please help us protect wildlife and landscapes by following the Countryside Code, which includes taking any litter home with you and not lighting a barbecue or campfire.

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