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Events for 26th Aug 2019 - 1st Sep 2019

2019 Exhibition: Visions of Lydiard

Date: 23rd March 2019 - 22nd December 2019

Every day

Location: Lydiard House and Park, Lydiard Tregoze
Swindon
SN5 3PA
Telephone: 01793 466664
Email: lydiardpark@swindon.gov.uk

Time: 11:00 - 15:30

Our 2019 exhibition explores the evolution of Lydiard House and Parkland through a selection of paintings and photographs, illustrating the last 70 years of the estate’s rich history.

Visions of Lydiard

The changing face of Lydiard House and Parkland has been recorded through art since the 18th Century.  This gives us a fascinating visual insight into the evolution of this historic estate.

Visions of Lydiard showcases a selection of paintings and photographs from the Lydiard House collection which illustrate the last 70 years of the estate’s rich history.

The exhibition features work by both internationally acclaimed and local artists, as well as accomplished photographers, all of whom portray Lydiard from their own unique perspective.

The exhibition opens on Saturday 23rd March 2019

Cost: Standard Admission applies.

2019 Exhibition: Celebrating 75 Years

Date: 23rd March 2019 - 22nd December 2019

Every day

Location: Lydiard House and Park, Lydiard Tregoze
Swindon
SN5 3PA
Telephone: 01793 466664
Email: lydiardpark@swindon.gov.uk

Time: 11:00 - 15:30

Throughout this year, Lydiard Park is celebrating 75 years of public ownership.

Celebrating 75 Years

Throughout this year, we are celebrating 75 years since the local authority in Swindon took over the ownership of Lydiard House and Park. The exhibition tells the story of the extensive restoration work which has taken place since.

Celebrating 75 Years opens on Saturday, 23rd March 2019.

Cost: Standard Admission applies.

Kids for a Quid

Date: 24th July 2019 - 1st September 2019

Every day

Location: Lydiard House and Park, Lydiard Tregoze
Swindon
SN5 3PA
Telephone: 01793 466664
Email: lydiardpark@swindon.gov.uk

Time: 11:00 - 16:00

This summer holiday children aged 3 to 15 years can visit Lydiard House and Walled Garden for just £1, when accompanied by a full paying adult*.

Plan your visit

 

Wander through the elegant State Rooms of Lydiard House, where ornate plasterwork and original family furnishings are displayed alongside portraits and photgraphs of the St John family, who lived here from Elizabethan times.

Throughout the year, we will be celebrating 75 years of public ownership here at Lydiard Park. You will be invited to visit our two new special exhibitions: Visions of Lydiard and Celebrating 75 Years and take part in our fun 'puzzle it out' trails.

Offer valid between Wednesday, 24 July and Sunday, 1 September, Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

Lydiard House is open Wednesday to Sunday (and Bank Holiday Mondays), from 11am to 4pm. Please note: last admission is 3.30pm.

Car parking charges apply at Lydiard Park.

Cost: Up to 4 children can visit for £1 when accompanied by a full paying adult. Adult admission for Lydiard House and Walled Garden costs £6.80.

Funpark and Beach

Date: 31st July 2019 - 1st September 2019

Every day

Location: Lydiard House and Park, Lydiard Tregoze
Swindon
SN5 3PA
Telephone: 01793 466664
Email: lydiardpark@swindon.gov.uk

Time: 10:30 - 17:30

Wild adventure fun for all children aged 2 - 12!

Lydiard

 

The summer holidays have arrived! Visit the amazing Funpark and Beach here at Lydiard Park running every day throughout the summer (31 July - 1 September). 

Attractions include:

- Inflatable Assault Course
- Circus Play Area
- Bungee Trampolines*
- Inflatable Slide
- Balloon Rides 
- Mega Slides

Suitable for children aged 2 - 12 years.

Fancy unlimited rides? Purchase a V.I.P wristband or the day, or online in advance. Tokens for rides also available to purchase on the day.

*Bungee trampolines not included with V.I.P wristbands. Separate charge applies.

Refreshments available on site all day.

This event is organised and managed by Steven Hill Funfairs.

Parking charges apply.

Cost: Free entry - pay per ride or purchase a wristband.