Summer holidays at Tyntesfield

School's out and whether the sun's out too or not, there's something fun for the whole family this summer at Tyntesfield.

Woodland play area at Tyntesfield

Play at Tyntesfield

With four play areas, a den building village and acres of parkland to explore, your family summer starts at Tyntesfield.

Children walking in the woodland

Tyntesfield through time

Have you ever thought about how people in the past lived? Or what people in the future might think of the way we live today? On this kids-only day camp we invite children to see Tyntesfield through the eyes of its past visitors.

Runners running through the woodland at Tyntesfield

Stretching your legs at Tyntesfield

From shaded woodland walks and traditional lawn games, to early morning runs and play area adventures, there are plenty of ways to stay active this summer at Tyntesfield.

Build a den

50 things to do before you're 11 3/4

From 20 August, see how many of your 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 can you tick of at Tyntesfield this summer?

Two visitors having a picnic in the formal gardens at Tyntesfield

Places for picnics at Tyntesfield

Picnics are welcome across the Tyntesfield estate (apart from fields with livestock in them), here are some of our favourite spots...


Seasonal food and craft markets

On the third Sunday of every month from May to November, we welcome a range of local food and craft producers to Tyntesfield.

Tyntesfield's poet-in-residence, Holly Corfield Carr, reading in the Glade of the Tyntesfield Plantation

Little Elevations: writing workshops 

Find out more information, and book your place, on the woodland workshops with Holly and guests.

Where will your adventures take you?

Upcoming events

The Gibbs family Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Sun 21 Apr 2019
This Easter we're finding out more about the family of William Gibbs, who lived at Tyntesfield in the 1800s. £3 per trail, sold until 3pm.

House tickets: April 2019

Sun 21 Apr 2019
In 2019 the house at Tyntesfield will be open in some way, every day (except Christmas day). Tickets can be pre-booked or picked up from the Ticket Office on the day.

TYNTEtots: The Owl and The Pussycat

Wed 24 Apr 2019
Storytelling, crafts and games for 2-5 year olds and their families inspired by the classic story of The Owl and The Pussycat.

City Nature Challenge 2019

Fri 26 Apr 2019
How many different types of wildlife can you spot at Tyntesfield during this year's City Nature Challenge?

Spring sketching tour

Sat 27 Apr 2019
Learn something new and be inspired to draw the beautiful grounds at Tyntesfield on this spring sketching tour.