Storytelling tours around Tyntesfield house in November

Tyntesfield front of house Nov 2016

Visiting Tyntesfield in November means a chance to see the house in a new light, on a storytelling tour.

Play Hard storytelling  tours - November 2019 

On weekdays between 4 - 22 November and 6 - 24 January, 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.

Please note, this tour does not visit every room in the house, but will give opportunities to see rooms not normally on the visitor route. 

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 -  February 2020

On weekdays between 3 - 28 February, 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.

Please note, this tour does not visit every room in the house, but will give opportunities to see rooms not normally on the visitor route. 

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

Tickets will be on sale later in the year.