https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/06/Gardeners-1910.jpg 321 800 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2023-06-26 08:38:352023-06-26 09:04:15Secret to estate’s flower power revealed as historic hothouse bursts into life
It’s a hidden horticultural gem where generations of gardeners have cultivated exotic fruits and blooms for more than 230 years.
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/Outside-in.jpg 321 800 Alice MacPherson https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Alice MacPherson2023-06-07 13:56:302023-06-07 13:56:30Natural history with a twist as house brings great outdoor indoors
The stunning sights and sounds of the natural world have been brought to life inside the walls of Temple Newsam.
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/TN-centenary-news-800x321-1.jpg 321 800 Alice MacPherson https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Alice MacPherson2022-10-14 09:54:202023-07-03 15:00:24Temple Newsam turns back time to celebrate centenary
A special celebration will see Temple Newsam roll back the years this weekend as the much-loved estate marks 100 years of belonging to the people of Leeds.
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/TN-silver-news-800x321-1.jpg 321 800 Alice MacPherson https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Alice MacPherson2022-10-11 09:31:172023-07-03 14:59:48Polished display as house team spruces up city’s family silver
A dazzling array of stunning silver centrepieces are looking their beautiful best thanks to a polished performance from staff at a Leeds mansion.
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/TN-500X300.jpg 300 500 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2022-04-19 15:08:452023-07-03 15:15:26House’s new lava-topped treasure is hot property
A one-of-a-kind piece of furniture decorated with ancient lava from an Italian volcano has become part of the historic collection at a Leeds mansion. Commissioned by one of the nation’s greatest antiques collectors Charles Townley in around…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/Josh-TN-500x300-1.jpg 300 500 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2022-02-11 16:20:562023-07-03 15:32:09Library messages reveal fascinating chapter in the story of Temple Newsam
A trove of centuries-old keepsakes, footnotes and family crests has been discovered inside the antique tomes of a Leeds mansion’s beautiful Georgian library. Staff at Temple Newsam House carrying out meticulous conservation work on the…