Erddig

Important notice -

In line with Welsh Government legislation and 'fire break' lockdown, all our places in Wales will temporarily close from 24 October to 9 November to restrict the spread of coronavirus. We urge people to follow legislation, stay home and not travel.

Explore a much-loved home, garden and estate filled with the stories of a family and their servants.

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What's on

Please book ahead before visiting

In line with Welsh Government legislation and 'fire break' lockdown, all our places in Wales will temporarily close from 24 October to 9 November to restrict the spread of coronavirus. We urge people to follow legislation, stay home and not travel. We look forward to welcoming you back when we're able to. In line with Welsh Government guidance and local lockdown in Wrexham, the garden and estate at Erddig is open for local residents only until the 'fire break' lockdown comes into force on 24 October.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Erddig (19 Oct - 23 Oct)

Fri 23 Oct 2020
10:00-10:30
Under Welsh Government guidance Erddig is subject to local restrictions. Please only book if you live within the Wrexham area.
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Things to see and do

Wildflowers growing in Erddig's car park

Visiting Erddig: what you need to know 

We're looking forward to welcoming you back. If you've got a ticket booked for a visit to Erddig, read this article to find everything you need to know about what's open and what to expect from your visit. We've made some changes to our usual offer, to help keep everyone safe.

Child walking on natural obstacle course with a little help from mum

Let off steam in Wolf's Den

Enjoy hours of fun in Wolf’s Den, our natural play area. Let your little explorer’s run wild as they wobble over balance beams, let loose on rope swings or have a go at building a den out of sticks. There’s nothing quite like playing outdoors.

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Eating and shopping

Woman holding takeaway hot drink

What refreshments are available?

Our Restaurant is open daily 11am-3pm and a limited amount of seating is available. The Parlour in the Midden Yard will be serving takeaway hot and cold drinks, some light snacks and ice cream. We’ve introduced new safety measures including screens at our till and collection points, and waymarked routes. We’ll also only be accepting card payment. We look forward to welcoming you back and know that you’ll support us to make this a safe experience for everyone. Picnics are also welcome.

A variety of cermics from the Courtyard Shop at Powis Castle and Garden laid out on a kitchen worktop.

In need of some retail therapy?

Our shop is open 11am-4pm but our Second-Hand Bookshop remains closed. To keep everyone safe we’ve introduced social distancing measures and will only be accepting card payments. Every penny spent in our shop remains at Erddig, helping us to continue looking after this special place for everyone, for ever – thank you.

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History

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Wildlife

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Our work

Erddig conservation team cataloguing the toy collection

Spotlight on Erddig's collection 

Erddig has the second largest collection of items in the whole of the National Trust. With a total of 30,000 to care for, it's no mean feat for the house team of conservators and volunteers. We’re an accredited museum too.

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Art and collections

Our collections

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