February half term fun at Penrhyn Castle (2018)

Is it February half term already? From Snowdrop planting to exploring the railway museum and our brand new play area - there's plenty to do at Penrhyn, whatever the weather (Main Castle closed until 3 March)

A blanket of snowdrops surrounding a tree in the Penrhyn gardens

Snowdrop planting days

Help us make Penrhyn's Snowdrop display even better by helping us plant these dainty little bulbs around the garden.

Child playing in Rook Wood play area

Take a look at Rook Wood!

There's a fab new play area called Rook Wood - check it out!

A family paying a visit to the Fire Queen steam engine at Penrhyn Castle.

The Railway Museum at Penrhyn Castle

Visit the Railway Museum and learn about the locomotives used in the local area and at the slate quarry in Bethesda.

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!