Keeping everyone safe
As per the latest government regulations, see our facilities available and extra measures we’re taking so you can enjoy your visit.
Saturday 27th March – Access to the Formal Gardens is available via the 5 bar gate, while the gate from the south lodge, hawks lawn and the one near the sewage plant near the garden house is locked. This is in place temporarily while we have sheep in Paradise Field and to give the land a chance to rest before the summer season.
Open Air Theatre – Newstead Abbey
Why not enjoy an open air theatre experience at Newstead Abbey in Nottingham?
Newstead Abbey & Gardens is steeped in over 800 years of history of Nottingham. It contains a monastic Abbey from the late 12th century and was once the former home of Romantic poet Lord Byron. This summer, once again, there will be a fantastic programme of open air theatre performances in the splendid grounds surrounding the Historic House.
All events have covid safety measures in place. Plan your visit to Newstead Abbey here. Car parking charges apply.
❗️ Please bring rugs or low-back seating. The event will go ahead if it’s raining but we always hope for a sunny weekend.
Booking in advance is essential, and visitors are asked to follow all social distancing guidelines in line with government guidelines.
🙋♂ Events will be laid out in a socially spacious way, allowing a safe experience for everyone.
👪 Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.
⛅ The event will go ahead if it’s raining but we always hope for a sunny weekend. Warm & comfortable clothing is recommended in the park.
💺 Please bring your own picnic blankets or low-backed seats to sit on to enjoy the performance.
🍿 Picnics welcome.
🚻 On-site toilets will be available including accessible facilities.
🐕 No dogs allowed.
🚘 Site entry & car parking charges apply.