Plas Newydd House and Garden

Important notice -

The garden, cafe and shop will be open weekends only from 16 November. Under Welsh Government legislation, our places are only open to Wales residents and to groups of four or less (excluding children below 11) unless they are in the same household.

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

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Plas Newydd House and Garden

What's on

What's open?

As we move into winter, the garden, grounds, Old Dairy cafe and shop will be open 11am to 3pm weekends only from Monday 16 November. The house will remain closed. Under the new Welsh Government legislation, our places are only open to Wales residents and to groups of four or less (excluding children below 11) unless they are from the same household. To avoid disappointment please book in advance, however where space is available, pre-booking may not always be necessary. We're looking forward to welcoming you back.

Peter Rabbit winter trails image

Take part in a winter adventure with Peter Rabbit™ 

We're inviting you to embark on a Peter Rabbit™ winter adventure activity trail at Plas Newydd. Spot all kinds of nature and help Peter's friends as you make your way around the beautiful garden - who will you come across on the way? Find out more about our trail at Plas Newydd.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Plas Newydd House and Garden (5 Dec - 6 Dec)

Sat 05 Dec 2020
11:00-11:30
Book your timed entry to visit Plas Newydd House and Gardens.

A Peter Rabbit™ winter adventure activity trail at Plas Newydd

Sat 05 Dec 2020
11:00-14:00
Treat your little ones to the magic of a Peter Rabbit™ winter adventure activity trail around the garden at Plas Newydd. Peter Rabbit’s friends need some help finding items to see them through the colder winter months.
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Things to see and do

Plas Newydd gardens from above, Anglesey

Visiting Plas Newydd: what you need to know 

We're looking forward to welcoming you back. If you've got a ticket booked for a 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. We've made some changes to our usual offer, to help keep everyone safe.

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Eating and shopping

Peanut butter and chocolate muffins at Plas Newydd's Plas Cafe

Eat in or take away

The Old Dairy is open 11am to 3pm during winter weekends only from 16 November, with indoor and outdoor seating serving hot and cold food including jacket potatoes, soups, salads and more. We've introduced new safety measures including screens at our tills and waymarked routes. We'll also only be accepting card payment. We look forward to welcoming you back and know you'll support us to make this a safe experience for everyone. Picnics are also welcome.

Gifts on display in the Old Dairy Shop at Plas Newydd.

Treat yourself

The shop will be open from 11am-3pm during weekends only from 16 November. For the safety of staff and visitors we've introduced social distancing measures and changes to payment, which will be via card only. It is through your purchases that we are able to continue looking after Plas Newydd 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.

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History

The Staircase Hall, Plas Newydd, Anglesey

The house at Plas Newydd 

Explore the ancestral home of the Marquess of Anglesey, view Rex Whistler's famous mural and learn about the multi-million pound project currently underway to safeguard the house.

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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Our work

Rex Whistler's 58 foot mural at Plas Newydd, Anglesey

Plas Newydd Whistler Carpet Appeal 

Although we remain closed following recent government advice on social distancing, you can continue to support Plas Newydd’s carpet appeal by dedicating a donation to someone special and adding your precious memories to our interactive map. A perfect way to celebrate a special occasion, such as a birthday or anniversary.

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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