Temple Newsam | Day Out With The Kids

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Temple Newsam

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Stately Homes and Gardens, Children's Farms

Attraction Information

Temple Newsam is one of the great historic estates in England. Set within over 1500 acres of parkland, woodland and farmland landscaped by Capability Brown in the 18th century, it is a magnificent Tudor Jacobean mansion. Famous as the birthplace of Lord Darnley and home to the Ingram family for over 300 years, the mansion houses rich collections of works of art.

Over one million objects collected since 1819 give us all insights into the evolving natural world, human history and culture of Leeds. The garden is renowned for its Rhododendron and Azalea walk and features the National Plant Collections of Delphinium, Phlox and Aster novi belgii. One of Europe's largest working Rare Breeds Farm, with over 400 animals, is set within the original estate Home Farm.

Plus the botany collection includes 1000s of mounted plant specimens and seeds, as well as dried fungus, mosses and lichen and the new Museum to Meadow project makes it all more accessible to the public than ever before. Temple Newsam hosts many events each year from music festivals to funfairs and there are regular family activities, demonstrations, guided walks or tours taking place throughout the year.

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Opening hours

Summer
Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

Winter
Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 - 16:00

Last Entry

45 minutes before attraction closes

Pricing

General Admission
Adults: £9.50
Kids: £4.50
Concession: £7.60
Family: £24.00

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Temple Newsam Road, Off Selby Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 0AE, England

Phone number

0113 336 7460

Map

Website

Click here to visit Temple Newsam's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite and nearby.

At the House Car Park there are charges that apply except for blue badge holders.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, Temple Newsam is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

There is no wheelchair access to the south wing of the House, the cellars, and the first floor display areas of Home Farm. Please note that electric wheelchairs are not allowed in the House, Tea Rooms and Estate Office. Pushchairs cannot be pushed around the House.

Temple Newsam has not told us if they are fully pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome to all areas except the House, Home Farm and Tea Rooms. Guide and assistance dogs are welcome. 

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