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Temple Newsam

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Lovely park, ideal for dog walking or just a stroll around the grounds. Loads of History. Free car... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Walking the dogs

Temple Newsham is a nice park plenty of windy paths leading to different places including the farm... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Selby District, 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 3 days ago

Lovely park, ideal for dog walking or just a stroll around the grounds. Loads of History. Free car parking. Childrens play areas

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MSH1965
Reviewed 3 days ago

Temple Newsham is a nice park plenty of windy paths leading to different places including the farm with the animals for children to go see and the rose garden which is lovely when in bloom during the summer. It has the big house to view...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank debbiehill1961
Reviewed 6 days ago

A great place for walking, and cycling. Great for families, with a “kids” play area, and open ground for kicking/throwing balls. Playing games. A farm area where you can see the animals (an entrance fee is charged), and old equipment. The House is open for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Brian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The house and gardens are absolutely beautiful and the cafe is very good. The staff are knowledgeable and happy to answer any questions. The temporary exhibitions are usually quite small so should be viewed as part of the house rather than a day out in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank laurams901
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I take my dog here for walks lovely and clean the plants and flowers are beautiful in the summer ,theys a big park for the kids to play on also theys a farm u can go in see the little lambs and the other animals...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jean C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying nearby over Christmas and visited on Christmas Day for a walk. House was closed but looked very impressive. The grounds are extensive and enjoyable A lovely place to come with dogs and/or children. Lots of places for picnics

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JohnCasey29
Reviewed 1 December 2018

A last minute decision turned out to be the best thing we could have done. We usually visit National Trust houses when touring. Today we decided to walk from the Premiere Inn East, in Leeds, the short distance to Temple Newsam. We had looked up...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank 13Amanda13
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Go ape, stately house, grounds and gardens, cafe and shops and petting farm, this place has got it all.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Vicki R
Reviewed 2 November 2018 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

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank GailW2100
Reviewed 27 October 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Barbara S
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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
16 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
13 June 2018|
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Response from hannahnistri | Reviewed this property |
There is parking around but probably roadside