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Dyffryn Garden Games at Dyffryn Gardens

Come to Dyffryn Gardens this summer holidays to hop, skip and jump your way to being the Dyffryn champion.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

From 20 July - 31 August Dyffryn will once again become home to the Dyffryn Garden Games.

There'll be several games and sports dotted around the gardens to help families get outdoors and play together this summer. Who will win the hurdles? Who will be the family table tennis champion? And who will take the prize at archery? Who will stand in first place on our special Dyffryn Garden Games podium?

Part of the National Trust's Summer of Play initiative, there's no need to book and no extra charge to play the Dyffryn Garden Games (normal admission applies - admission is free to National Trust members).

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Suitability

This event is for every member of the family from youngest to oldest.

Meeting point

There are seven game stations spotted all throughout the gardens.

What to bring and wear

Every game is outside so dress for the weather and wear shoes comfy for walking.

Accessibility

Every game will be accessible for pushchairs and mobility aids.

Contact info

Dyffryn Gardens

Upcoming events

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on
21 Jun to 1 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 18:00
+ 72 other dates or times
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on
21 Jun to 26 Oct 2024
at
11:00 to 15:00
+ 55 other dates or times
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Garden tour with the Head Gardener 

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on
10 Jul to 4 Sep 2024
at
11:00 to 12:30
+ 4 other dates or times
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Open Doors at Dyffryn Gardens 

On 1 September 2024 we will be joining the Wales-wide heritage festival organised by Cadw, Open Doors.

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on
1 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 18:00