Penrhyn Castle: Plan your half term week with us.

Whether it's steam locomotives, behind the scene tours or getting messy with glue and paper. There's plenty to do at Penrhyn Castle this May half term.

An archive image of steam engines at Penrhyn Castle

Full steam ahead...

Blow the whistle, shovel the coal and release the brakes! Join us in the Railway Museum for a steaming weekend.

Papier Mache art at penrhyn castle

Papier-mache art with Luned Rhys Parri

Get all arty with gloopy glue and paper bits to make some amazing papier-mache towers with artist Luned Rhys Parri. Your amazing creations will form part of a 100 tower strong art installation in the castle over the summer. £2 per child (Normal admission prices also apply)

The Bog Garden at Penrhyn Castle, North Wales

Garden walks and talks: Bog Garden Revival

Part of the North Wales Festival of Gardens - Join our garden team and find out what we've been doing to create a haven for wildlife in the bog garden.

50 Things activity map

Download our 50 Things map

We've scouted our garden and spotted some brilliant spots to tick off some of your 50 things list.

Bug hunting at Penrhyn Castle

50 things at Penrhyn

Little explorers at the ready! Stomp around the Penrhyn woods and gardens and see how many of the 50 things list you can tick off!

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.