This extraordinary Victorian mansion was the first in the world to be lit by hydro-electricity. Explore the vast woodland estate which houses one of Europe’s largest rock gardens, the formal garden, lakes, adventure play area and a labyrinth.

Opening times: See venue for opening times.

Entry price: Adult £15.80, Child £7.90, family £39.40.
4th Nov to 18th Dec: Adult £5.20, Child £2.60, Family £13.00, National Trust members free.

Great if you like... walks, history, days out, fresh air, inventions, Northumberland, walking, play areas

  • the real thing
  • inventions
  • exploring
  • historic buildings
  • technology
  • architecture

Visitor Information

  • Rothbury, NE65 7PX
  • 01669 620 333
  • Website


  • Access
  • Parking
  • Shop
  • Cafe
  • Baby change