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Temple Newsam

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Stunning house & wonderful parkland

This is a really large house with many rooms open to the public. We found the staff extremely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Norwich, United Kingdom
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Excellent House and spacious grounds

Visited the grounds in August with a large family group. There is free parking as well as pay and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barbara S
Dronfield, United Kingdom
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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...more
Temple Newsam Park | Off Selby Road, Leeds LS15 0AE, England
+44 113 336 7461
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really large house with many rooms open to the public. We found the staff extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Unfortunately we didn’t have much time to enjoy the grounds but the views of acres of trees with their autumnal colours were stunning. A...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the grounds in August with a large family group. There is free parking as well as pay and display.There's lots of space to walk, play games and picnic at no charge. There is a charge for the farm and that includes the adventure playground.Very...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

History buffs, dog walkers, animal lovers, wide open spaces, woods. What more do you want for a day or part day out!.Childrens playground, farm for animal lovers(children will love it) stately home for a rainy day. Free car parking and great cafe with localy supplied(farm)...More

Thank I5668AYdereks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bizarrely I've lived in Leeds over 20 years and I can't ever remember going inside the House, so I can't advise on that. But I highly recommend the gardens and Home Farm. The grounds around the house are looked after beautifully. In particular, the area...More

Thank MangoMonkey1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Free parking and free access to the dog friendly grounds is amazing. Lovely big play area for children and lovely pathed walkways around the grounds. Perfect for a lovely walk. There's also a house and farm you can pay to visit - we didn't so...More

Thank MackemHelen
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I visit Temple Newsam often, what’s not to like, the paths are wide enough to walk round at ease and you can chose either tarmac or trail dependant on your mood. There are hundreds of different routes. The cafe offers a wide selection of food...More

Thank Tillie C
Reviewed 8 October 2018

I have a bench here in memory of my late wife. Yesterday would have been her birthday so I went to sit on it. It was a glorious morning with bright sunshine but there was a nip in the air. As I sat on the...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We visited on Friday 5th of October with foreign visitors and the welcome and assistance we received from staff in the House was exceptional. The House and Grounds are spectacular, more so as you are only 15 minutes drive from Leeds. Particular highlight was being...More

Thank dhsmiler
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited the house as part of an organised trip of about 30 people. When we arrived there was coffee, tea and biscuits waiting for us in the Great Hall; and after a short introduction, we were left the tour the house...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 4 October 2018

This is a great park, woods lakes and open space. There is also a farm to visit and see the animals. Ample parking and no fees to get in the open parklands. Suitable and enjoyable for all ages. anyone can use the Park free of...More

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22 June 2018|
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Response from SueWestYorkshire_10 | Reviewed this property |
Yes most definitely can park the car on grass open boot and set up your picnic
17 June 2018|
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Response from superssonic | Reviewed this property |
Hi the tea rooms and kids play area is free. It seems to be only the main house and farm you have to pay. Its about 5 mins from the car park
Daren W
14 June 2018|
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Response from hannahnistri | Reviewed this property |
There is parking around but probably roadside