Byron 200 is a varied programme of exhibitions, events and activities that celebrate the sensational life and legacy of Lord Byron through the year, focussed at Newstead Abbey, his inspirational home.
Our Newstead Abbey Historic House is open to all visitors with our house admission.
Discover the home of our most famous resident the poet Lord Byron and explore the Historic House through the ages.
Join us for Historic House Tour each weekend during term time (3pm).
Meet one of our tour guides to explore some of the fascinating history of Newstead Abbey as we take a walk through the house.
Find out more about our most famous resident, George Gordon Byron, and hear some of the stories of the time he spent at Newstead Abbey.
Recommended for 8 years and up.
2024 | Activities | February | March | News & Blog | Tours
Newstead Abbey Ghost Walk
Explore Newstead Abbey after dark on a ghost walk inside the Historic House. Starting with a glass of wine to steady your nerves, discover Newstead’s troubled past. Hear tales of its supernatural inhabitants and shiver at a history involving murder, black magic and cursed families. Join us if you dare! BOOK TICKETS You can book […]
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Shinrin Yoku Forest Bathing
Come and join us for Shinrin Yoku Forest Bathing at Newstead Park! When: Sunday 18th February & 17th March 2024 at 11 am (1 hour) Activities: involves a gentle walk and mindful activities to connect with nature and immerse in the forest using the senses. Lasts approx. 1 hour. FREE ACTIVITY booking in advance required […]