Events

May Bank holiday

Get competitive with traditional garden games on the formal lawns  © John Millar

Get competitive with traditional garden games on the formal lawns

4 May 11 - 4pm

Welcome in the new season with our May day celebrations. Get out into the formal gardens and have a go at our traditional games - throw a quoit, bowl down skittles and win at stick and hoop. 

Folk Festival

Join us for three colourful days of folk dancing and music © John Millar

Join us for three colourful days of folk dancing and music

 8 - 10 May

Tag along to the 26th annual folk festival for three days of international music, vibrant dance displays and the odd ceilidh or two.

Visit www.tredegarhousefestival.org.uk for more details and to book tickets

Woodworking show

Watch live chainsaw demonstrations by skilled artisan craftsman © National Trust / Craig Somerville

Watch live chainsaw demonstrations by skilled artisan craftsman

16 May

Join our local Isca woodcrafts team for a day celebrating all things wood. Watch live chainsaw demonstrations, lathe work, cravings and everything in between.

 

50 Things to do before 11 3/4 launch day

How many creepy pond critters can you spy? © National Trust / Craig Somerville

How many creepy pond critters can you spy?

 23 May 11 - 4pm

Grab your wellies, magnifying glass and pond dipping net – we’re off to the park to launch the ultimate children’s bucket list. How many activities will you tick off your list?

Free entry (does not include entry to the House or Gardens)

Pirate Day

Grab your cutlass and practise your swashbuckling skills this Pirate Day © Sam Taylor

Grab your cutlass and practise your swashbuckling skills this Pirate Day

 25 May 11 - 4pm

Get ready to test out your sea legs with our buccaneer activities. Walk the plank, plonk the pirate and go on a treasure hunt. Could you be Captain Morgan’s next deck hand?

Normal admission applies.

May half-term

Get cutting and sticking with our creative half-term activities © National Trust

Get cutting and sticking with our creative half-term activities

23 - 31 May 11 - 4pm

Keep little ones free from boredom with a whole host of activities every day over the May half-term. With trails to spark their curiosity, creative paper crafts and loads of hands on fun in the mansion you can happily escape any dull moments at Tredegar House.

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