Temple Newsam

temple newsam


Discover an estate brimming with history, nature and culture. Temple Newsam offers an enriching experience, from its grand mansion filled with treasures to Home Farm’s rare breed animals and the vast landscaped gardens.

The Mansion: A Historical Treasure Trove

  • Uncover the lives of past residents through curated collections and special exhibitions.
  • Participate in exclusive tours that offer behind-the-scenes access.
  • Engage the family with interactive trails, period dress-up, and special holiday activities.

Home Farm: A Glimpse Into Rural Heritage

  • Stroll through cobbled yards and authentic outbuildings, reliving the farm’s historical essence.
  • Meet and greet farmyard favourites such as piglets, geese, and guinea pigs.

Park and Lakes: The Great Outdoors

  • Savour panoramic views of the park and lakes.
  • Join nature trails ideal for walking, cycling, and horse-riding.
  • Enjoy lakeside picnics and an adventure playground for family fun.

Gardens: A Horticultural Paradise

  • Stroll along the Rhododendron Walk, a labour of love from previous owners.
  • Discover the Walled Garden featuring 800 yards of splendid herbaceous borders, rose beds, and herbs.

Food and Refreshments

For those feeling peckish, the Tea Rooms offer a range of choices.

Visitor Information

  • Mansion: Open Tues – Sun, 10:30am – 5pm
  • Home Farm: Open Tues – Sun, 10am – 5pm
  • Last entry is 45 minutes before closing.


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Temple Newsam, Temple Newsam Road, Leeds, LS15 0AE
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