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Mad hatters!

Children taking part in making Easter bonnets.

30 March 2013 - 4 April 2013, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Drop-in family activity.


Make your own Easter Hat/Bonnet to take home. 

Please note this activity will run Sat 30th March until 3rd April 11am to 12:30pm and 1:30pm to 3:30pm and 11am to 12:30pm on Tuesday 4th April.


Price:   Free, but usual admission applies.

Contact details:   Please contact the museum direct if you have any queries.

Additional information:  


Temple Newsam 

Temple Newsam Road
Off Selby Road
LS15 0AE

t.   0113 336 7461 (House). 0113 336 7560 (Estate Office)


A stunning Tudor-Jacobean mansion set within 1,500 acres of beautiful parkland and gardens with a working rare breeds farm. Last admission to the House and Farm is 45 minutes before closing.


Adventure playground
Baby change
Conference facilities
Education facilities
Football pitches
Golf course
Meeting rooms
Picnic area
Visitor centre
Walks and trails
Sport and recreation facilities


For information on access at this venue, please look for the link under 'related pages' or visit http://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/Pages/templenewsamhouse/Access-at-Temple-Newsam.aspx

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Public transport  

Finding your way to Temple Newsam. By bus: The number 10 bus runs directly to Temple Newsam House throughout the Easter school holidays until the end of the Autumn School Holidays. Visit First Buses website for more information at http://www.firstgroup.com/ukbus/leeds or call 0845 6045460 By train: The nearest train station is Cross Gates, located 1.5 miles away. By car: Temple Newsam is just off the M1 (junction 46 from the South and junction 46 from the North). If you are using a route planner, our postcode is LS15 0AE. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676 or visit www.wymetro.com.


There are a number of car parks available at Temple Newsam for visitors, most of which have designated disabled parking bays.

House car park - Close to House and within easy walking distance to the Stable Courtyard and Home Farm, this car park has ample flat parking and is patrolled. Please note that charges apply except for blue badge holders.

Home Farm car park - This large free car park is close to Home Farm, the walled gardens and the grounds.
The Lodge car park - A small car park close to the North Plantation.
Stable Courtyard - very limited disabled parking with preference given to people who have pre-booked electric scooters.
Relief car park - This large free car park is a short uphill walk to the main attractions, but close to a large playing field.
Walled Garden - limited disabled access spaces are available directly outside the Walled Garden.

Coaches are advised to park in the House car park.

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