Penrhyn Castle and Garden

Penrhyn Castle and Garden

Things to see and do 

Children enjoying some marshmallow toasting with a member of the Wild Elements team

Camp Penrhyn - The Plant Hunters 

Do you have what it takes to become a famous Victorian plant hunter? Are you brave, clever, resourceful and fearless? Then step this way...

Seasonal garden highlights

Get your walking boots on...

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What's on

Artist Luke Jerram hides behind a clock at Nostell Priory

Harrison's Garden at Penrhyn Castle

Experience the finale of Harrison's Garden as over 5000 clocks are placed into the unloved floors at Penrhyn Castle.

Upcoming events

Early bird castle tours: Delve into the detail

Tue 24 Apr 2018
10:30-12:30
Take advantage of new morning tours to explore the finer details behind Penrhyn through its architecture, collection and history.

Wednesday Buggy fitness

Wed 25 Apr 2018
09:45-11:00
An outdoor workout for mums, expectant mums, dads, grandparents and carers in the stunning surroundings of Penrhyn Castle's grounds - all while baby sleeps in the buggy.

Conservation Wednesdays

Wed 25 Apr 2018
10:30-16:00
Drop in and chat to our house team whilst they're hard at work around the Castle.

Penrhyn parkrun

Sat 28 Apr 2018
09:00-10:00
Take part in a free, friendly 5km timed run around the gardens every Saturday morning.

Camp Penrhyn - The Plant Hunters

Sat 28 Apr 2018
10:30-16:00
Follow in the footsteps of those brave men and women who explored the globe during the Victorian era. Set off from the base camp and go on your very own adventure.

Breeze ride and coaching session for women 4/4

Sun 29 Apr 2018
09:30-11:30
Has anyone ever really shown you how to ride your bike? Do you get confused about the gears? Does your bike just feel a bit out of control sometimes? This friendly and relaxed coaching session will take you through some fundamental bike skills.
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Our work

A wooden hide along the banks of the River Ogwen

If you go down to the woods today...  

If you go down to the woods today... You may be in for a big surprise, especially if you haven’t visited along the river bank at Penrhyn Castle for a while!

Conservation in action at Penrhyn Castle

Snowdrops at Penrhyn Castle on a beautiful winter's day

Flushed with success at Penrhyn Castle 

How a new collaborative energy project could stop energy going down the drain at Penrhyn Castle.

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Eating and shopping

Penrhyn Castle and Garden

History

The Bog Garden at Penrhyn Castle, North Wales

The Victorian Plant Hunters and Penrhyn Castle 

Want to learn more about the exotic plants and their origins?

Penrhyn Castle and Garden

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.

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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.

Penrhyn Castle and Garden

Art and collections

Our collections

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