Tag: Temple Newsam


An oil painting portrait of Lord Darnley and Mary Queen of Scots. Mary is wearing black and has her hand on Darnley's arm. Darnley is wearing red, and has red hair under his cap and feather.

Lord Darnley’s Sexuality

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Unpick what we know about Lord Darnley's sexuality - the infamous resident of Temple Newsam.


Before Windrush: Black People in Leeds and Bradford, 1708-1948

Join our talk with historian Danny Friar, exploring the lives of people of African heritage who made Leeds and Bradford their home before the Windrush Generation.
Father Christmas sat at a table in front of a Christmas tree in Temple Newsam House

Christmas at Temple Newsam

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Celebrate the magic of Christmas at Temple Newsam and pay a visit to Santa Claus himself on selected dates throughout December.
A brown mushroom growing in a forrest

Fungus Foray

A natural history talk and guided walk foraging for mushrooms around the estate.


School Workshop: Elizabeth and Mary: Royal Cousins Rival Queens

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Step back into a dangerous world of plots, espionage and treachery and explore the turbulent relationship between Elizabeth I and Mary, Queen of Scots.
A conker in brown autumn leaves

School Workshop: Signs of The Seasons

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Discover the seasonal changes that take place in nature in this schools workshop which explores the estate of Temple Newsam.