Penrhyn Castle

19th-century fantasy castle with spectacular surroundings

Penrhyn Castle

Things to see and do

Half term holiday fun at Penrhyn Castle

Penrhyn Castle

What's on

Upcoming events

Early bird castle tours: Delve into the detail

Fri 26 May 2017
10:30-12:00
Take advantage of new morning tours to explore the finer details behind Penrhyn through its architecture, collection and history.

Penrhyn parkrun

Sat 27 May 2017
09:00-10:00
Take part in a free 5km timed run around the gardens every Saturday morning.

Beginners & Continuers running group

Sun 28 May 2017
10:00-11:00
Join a friendly running group in the grounds of Penrhyn Castle. No matter what your ability or fitness level, you can enjoy walking, jogging & running, inspired by the beautiful views! Our lovely Run Leaders will support you every step of the way.

Wild nature: Family favourites

Mon 29 May 2017
10:30-16:00
We've hand picked your favourites from the '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' list, so get ready: from rolling down a hill to having a snail race or creating a masterpiece from nature, it's all good outdoors fun!

Thursday tales: 'The Great Paper Caper' by Oliver Jeffers

Thu 01 Jun 2017
12:30-13:15
Are you sitting comfortably? Then we'll begin... A fun packed day of woodland storytelling and story inspired crafts. Can you help solve the mystery of 'The Great Paper Caper'?

Art and architecture tours

Wed 07 Jun 2017
12:00-14:00
Learn about the amazing architecture and artwork at Penrhyn; led by our conservation team.
Mum and child playing tennis on a lawn

Tennis tasters on the lawn at Penrhyn Castle

Suitable for adults and children, beginners and improvers. Why not come along and have a go at testing your service speed with the inflatable speedometer. All equipment will be provided, and hopefully the sun will be shining too!

Penrhyn Castle

Our work

A close up of bees in a hive

Caring for our native honeybees 

Penrhyn Castle and Plas Newydd have become a hive of activity over the last year as we welcomed thousands of native honebees into our gardens.

Penrhyn Castle

Eating and shopping

Penrhyn Castle

History

Penrhyn Castle

Get involved

Volunteering at Penrhyn Castle

Be part of our team 

Get more involved with the work at our special place. Make new friends, learn about the estate and volunteer with the National Trust.

Penrhyn Castle

Learning

Children learning in the Victorian Kitchens

Discover a different way to learn 

Get hands on with our living history experiences, explore the castle story with our house trail and enjoy a pre-booked schools guided tour on your educational visit to our special place.