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2023 | June | Latest | News & Blog

Medieval Merriment

Come along to Newstead & discover Medieval Merriment And why not bring a picnic and enjoy the weekend!

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2024 | Events | July | News & Blog

Outdoor Cinema

Friday 26 – Sunday 28 July 2024 Gates open at 8pm, screenings start at 9.30pm and finish at approximately 11.15pm Join Adventure Cinema for fantastic outdoor movie experiences this summer. Pack a picnic and bring a blanket or camping chair, and you can also enjoy a specially curated soundtrack of music before each film. Friday […]

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2024 | February | January | March | News & Blog | Summer | Wellbeing

Wellbeing at Newstead

Come and join us for Wellbeing at Newstead each month in Newstead Park!   Yoga Date: Third Sunday of each month. Time: 10 am – 11.00 am FREE ENTRY booking in advance is required on a first come first served basis in line with venue capacity. In case of bad weather, the event may be […]

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House Admissions

Each weekend, you can discover inside Newstead Abbey’s Historic House. Find out about the fascinating history of Newstead Abbey and it’s past residents, as you take a self-led walk through the house. Explore the private bedroom & study of our famous resident and poet, Lord Byron and rooms lived in by the Webb family during […]

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2023 | Activities | April | House & Gardens | Latest | March | News & Blog

Garden Tours

Join us for garden tours with Philip Jones Philip Jones, local and garden historian is an expert on the gardens at Newstead Abbey, and will take you on a 1 hour walking tour. Times: 1pm or 2.30pm Tour length: 1 hour approx Price: Free (£5 donation welcome toward the up keep of the park & […]

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House Tour

Join us for a Historic House tour of Newstead Abbey 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 […]

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Virtual Historic House tour

Step inside Newstead Abbey’s Historic House with this virtual tour by Uppercut. You can explore popular rooms including Lord Byrons study, Mr Webb’s bedroom, the Grand Drawing room and Gr Hall, along with other favorites. You will get the opportunity to discover more about museum collection objects including the Lord Byron’s portrait, skull cup & […]

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Virtual exhibitions

Past exhibitions Here we showcase past exhibitions at Newstead Abbey & Gardens in the Autumn 2019 included Lord Byron by Thomas Phillips, Kindness: Prints and drawings by David Shrigley, A British Museum Spotlight Loan: The golden age of satire? Late-Georgian satirical prints. The virtual tour Now, through V21 Artspace we are able to bring you […]

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