painting of a man in military uniform riding a horse

Lord Halifax Tour

Date/Time: 23 March 2024 11am & 2pm

Venue: Temple Newsam

Price: £5

House: Tuesday - Sunday: 10.30am - 5pm
Home Farm: Tuesday - Sunday: 10am - 5pm | Open Mondays in school holidays
Tea Rooms: Monday - Friday: 10am - 4pm | Saturday - Sunday: 9.30am - 4pm
Shop: Tuesday - Sunday: 10am - 4.30pm

Sir Edward Wood, Lord Halifax, was the last member of the Ingram family to own Temple Newsam. He inherited it from from Emily Meynell-Ingram in 1904 before selling the estate to Leeds City Council in 1922.

Learn about his powerful career and his legacy at Temple Newsam on this tour.

£5 each, plus house admission. Meet in the Great Hall.

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Image: detail from The Honourable Major Wood on Horseback by Anthony de Brie (1855 – 1921), Temple Newsam House, Leeds Museums and Galleries.


Explore the historic mansion with hidden treasures, encounter rare breed animals at Home Farm and stroll through the impressive grounds and gardens. Find out more about things to see and do at Temple Newsam.

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