May Half term fun at Penrhyn Castle

Exploring in the great outdoors is all part of the fun here at Penrhyn Castle. May and June are the perfect months for making the most of the warmer temperatures and longer days. Enjoy some family fun this half term and plan your adventure with us. Whether you're enjoying the gardens and games outdoors, getting crafty with clock activities or being creative with local writer Manon Steffan Ros, we have something for everyone.

Writer Manon Steffan Ros in the Grand Hall at Penrhyn Castle

Creative workshops with Manon Steffan Ros at Penrhyn Castle

Learn from the best and get creative with local writer Manon Steffan Ros as she explores writing and storytelling techniques inspired by her 12 Stories installation at Penrhyn this summer. Two family workshops, £1 per child, book online. Two workshops each day 4+ years and 7+ years.

Rows of alarm clocks

Clock making family fun

Crafts and activities all connected to clocks and the passing of time. Join us for family fun this May half term week.

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!

Discover a 19th-century fantasy castle with spectacular surroundings
Walking trail

Follow our nature walk 

Discover the habitats, animals and plants around our special place as you follow our walk.