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Temple Newsam

#3 of 155 things to do in Leeds Features Animals
Temple Newsam Park | Off Selby Road, Leeds LS15 0AE, England
+44 113 336 7461
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Great day out

Great family day out and the children loved the farm animals and ice cream. Great for a summers day... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
Definitely worth a visit

I've got nothing but praise for this establishment the views are great the house is stunning and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kevin M
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One of the great country houses of England set within a Capability Brown landscape surrounded by beautiful parkland which includes a working rare breeds farm, Temple Newsam has so much to offer visitors.Famous as the birth place of Lord Darnley, notorious husband of Mary Queen of Scots, Temple Newsam House is a truly impressive Tudor-Jacobean mansion. Described as the Hampton Court of the North with over 40 lovingly restored rooms to view, it is now home to one of the most important collections of decorative arts. Explore the treasures of silver, ceramics, fine art, Chippendale furniture, and wallpaper all housed within the Tudor Jacobean Mansion. Discover the stories of the people who lived at Temple Newsam by joining one of our regular weekly tours or picking up the FREE audio guide. Look out for holiday activities and craft fun for all ages and the changing programme of talks, concerts and theatre. Visit our special, changing programme of exhibitions. Take time to visit the gift shop offering a range of products inspired by the collections within the House followed by lunch or tea in the Stables Tea room. Explore the lakeside walks and gardens of delphiniums, rhododendrons, flocks and asters. See a variety of rare breed animals in Home Farm. Enjoy some leisure time and book our football pitches, enjoy a round of golf, walk in the woods and discover the folly or explore the bridle paths.
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“home farm” (36 reviews)
“walled garden” (50 reviews)
“audio guide” (19 reviews)
Temple Newsam Park | Off Selby Road, Leeds LS15 0AE, England
+44 113 336 7461
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great family day out and the children loved the farm animals and ice cream. Great for a summers day out with a picnic

Thank jomoran2
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I've got nothing but praise for this establishment the views are great the house is stunning and the staff are extremely friendly and helpful and will answers any questions about the house so I can highly recommend a visit

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have lived near Temple Newsam for around 20 years but never been in the house. decided to have a family outing consisting of my sister and elderly parents. We paid £6 each which I think is a very fair price. It actually took 2...More

1  Thank dianelineham
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to take the kids lots of animals playground for the kids restaurant there or take a picnic. There's also the house to visit.

Thank Lily577
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon looking around the house with lady Isabell guided tour. Joining in the dancing, still lots we didn't see so another trip I think

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today with our young ones we parked in one of there car parks £4.00 for all day quite reasonable when we were walking we could see there were events going on some old cars on the field near the house and what looked like...More

Thank Helen G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What's there not to love. Come here on evenings with my children for an after school walk. It's free so you only pay if you go in the farm or the house. Lovely playground, beautiful walks all year round.

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had some friends from India staying on their first trip abroad, I was looking for somewhere local to take them at the end of an extended trip, not having visited for some time myself it seemed ideal. It worked out even better than expected...More

Thank Malcolm G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited Temple Newsam over many years and always enjoyed the experience, whether it was taking the dog for a walk along a tree lined path to the house, or taking my son to see the animals on the farm and enjoying a visit...More

Thank Grandma074
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited to view the Phlox National Collection, searching for a specific variety in flower in July. The walled garden was very attractive with phlox displayed among the borders but the specific borders were full of weeds, sparse on one side, no plant labels and no...More

Thank lynda m
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Lizzie H
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Response from Whitehonest | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Claire L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I saw a lot of people with dogs, there is plenty of open space and woodland to walk in.
11 October 2015|
Response from Philip S | Reviewed this property |
There is a decent cafe located in the 18th century coach house, but if you want a more substantial meal you would be better going to the Brown Cow at Whitkirk, newly re-furnished.