Plas Newydd House and Garden

Enchanting mansion and gardens, with spectacular views of Snowdonia. A whole day of things to see and do.

Plas Newydd House and Garden

Things to see and do

Visiting Plas Newydd: what you need to know

Before your visit to Plas Newydd, read this article to find everything you need to know about what's open and what to expect from your visit. 

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What's on

Girl running up stone steps to the Terraced Garden

50 things at Plas Newydd 

Calling all young adventurers! Are you ready to try out 50 of the wildest, most fun-packed and exciting things to do in the great outdoors?

Upcoming events

Rex Whistler’s mural: take a closer look

Thu 07 Jul 2022
11:00-11:30
Join us for one of our Whistler Talks and discover the stories and hidden details contained in Rex Whistler’s famous 17.5-meter-long mural here at Plas Newydd.

Festival of Archaeology

Tue 26 Jul 2022
11:00-15:30
Join us and our friends from the Gwynedd Archaeological Trust as we celebrate the Festival of Archaeology. Learn about the history of the grounds and find out more about the Cromlech, the neolithic burial chamber.

Meet the Anglesey Beekeepers

Wed 27 Jul 2022
10:30-16:00
Come and meet the Anglesey Beekeepers and learn about bees and why they are so vital for our ecosystem.
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Eating and shopping

Enjoy a locally made gelato ice cream in the Courtyard Sunroom at Plas Newydd.

What refreshments are available?

The Old Dairy Café is open daily serving a limited selection of drinks, cakes, light bites and sandwiches to eat in or to take away.

Autumn 2021

Stop off at our shop

Our shop is open from 10.30am-5pm daily. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after Plas Newydd House & Garden for everyone, for ever.

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Wildlife

Red squirrel in the woodland at Plas Newydd

Spotted a red at Plas Newydd? 

Having been at serious risk in the 1990s, the red squirrel population on Anglesey is now the largest in Wales and there are over 100 thriving at Plas Newydd.

Plas Newydd with the Menai Strait and Snowdonia in the background

Walk the hidden corners of Plas Newydd 

Enjoy the stunning views over the Menai Strait, the Faenol and Snowdonia as you walk around the beautiful grounds of Plas Newydd.

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History

Capriccio of a Mediterranean Seaport

The house at Plas Newydd 

Through a new ground-floor, one-way route, explore the unfinished works of Rex Whistler and view his famous mural.

Uxbridge and Wellington after the Battle of Waterloo

Unearth our history 

Discover the past of our special place including its tapestry of owners and their influences throughout history.

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Get involved

volunteer drives family in a buggy

Volunteering on Anglesey 

If you’ve been thinking about volunteering or have been contemplating your resolution to do something different in 2022, why not consider volunteering with the National Trust at Plas Newydd House and Garden.

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Places to stay

The local views at Penrhyn Mawr, Anglesey

Holiday cottages on Anglesey, North Wales 

Find your perfect place to stay on Anglesey, North Wales.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Plas Newydd House and Garden on the National Trust Collections website