Storytelling tours around Tyntesfield house in January and February

Tyntesfield front of house Nov 2016

Visiting Tyntesfield in January and February 2019? Entrance to the house on weekdays is on a guided storytelling tour only.

Play Hard storytelling  tours

On weekdays between 3 January and 1 February, access to Tyntesfield house is on a 'Play Hard' storytelling tour only.

This tour follows in the footsteps of Janet and Nancy Gibbs, who lived at Tyntesfield in the Victorian period. It takes in the rooms that are most relevant to their story, including the nurseries on the second floor, and tells the story of how they made Tyntesfield their home.

This tour involves stairs and areas with low light levels. A full accessiblity statement is available here. If you have any concerns or queries, please email tyntesfield@nationaltrust.org.uk

Work Hard storytelling tours

On weekdays between 4 February and 1 March, access to Tyntesfield house is on a 'Work Hard' storytelling tour only.

This tour follows in the footsteps of Hemmings the Butler, who worked at Tyntesfield in the Victorian period. It takes in the rooms most relevant to his story, including the kitchen and the scullery, and tells the story of what life was like for Tyntesfield's servants.

This tour involves stairs and areas with low light levels. A full accessiblity statement is available here. If you have any concerns or queries, please email tyntesfield@nationaltrust.org.uk