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Events 2024

April 2024

Friday 19th April 2024

Lost Entity Ghost Hunt

Organised by Lost Entity, who investigate some of the most haunted locations in the UK. their reputation is second to none. Join them for a night of ghost hunting in one of the most haunted buildings in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website- Events | Lost Entity Paranormal


Wednesday 24th April 2024

Gelligaer Historical Society Meeting

From September thru June the society meets on the last Wednesday of the month to hear a talk. Everyone is welcome! Membership is currently £10 per year and there is a voluntary contribution of £2 per talk for more information please see the website www.gelligaerhistoricalsociety.co.uk


Saturday 27th April 2024

Witchmarks and Superstition Tour of the Manor £11.49 per session

10:00 – Book via Eventbrite

12:00 – Book via Eventbrite

14:00 – Book via Eventbrite

Delve into the past and present beliefs of the paranormal and discover how protective magic shielded against harm and evil influences.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


May 2024

Thurs 16th – Saturday 18th May 2024

Ystrad Mynach Quilting Exhibition

10am – 4pm, Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Entry costs £2.50 per person. Come and look at the wonderful quilts on display and explore the selection of items for sale by various talented traders. Fundraising will be taking place throughout the day, with funds going to Velindre Hospital.


Friday 17th May 2024

Haunted Breaks Ghost Investigation

Organised by Haunted Rooms, the UK’s No. 1 haunted experience provider. Join them for a thrilling night of paranormal investigating at one of the most haunted houses in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website-  https://www.hauntedrooms.co.uk/ghost-hunts/llancaiach-fawr-manor


Tuesday 28th – Friday 31st May 2024

Medicine in the Manor

Enjoy some horrid half term fun at Llancaiach Fawr meeting a 17th century doctor, barber surgeon and wise man. Discover some curious cures, preposterous potions, and a surprising amount of uses for urine!

Normal admission price applies.


Wednesday 29th May 2024

Gelligaer Historical Society

From September thru June the society meets on the last Wednesday of the month to hear a talk. Everyone is welcome! Membership is currently £10 per year and there is a voluntary contribution of £2 per talk for more information please see the website www.gelligaerhistoricalsociety.co.uk


Friday 31st May 2024

Lost Entity Ghost Hunt

Organised by Lost Entity, who investigate some of the most haunted locations in the UK. their reputation is second to none. Join them for a night of ghost hunting in one of the most haunted buildings in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website- Events | Lost Entity Paranormal


June 2024

Saturday 8th June 2024

Summer Quilting Workshop £33.22

10:00 – Book via Eventbrite

Join us for a summer tote bag session!

Our talented group of Sewing Ladies will provide you with a bag and a range of appliques that can be selected and sewn on to create a special bag of your own design! You will then be able to sew it together using the sewing machine.

The session will take place between 10am and 3pm and include a break for lunch.

Booking is required through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Friday 14th June 2024

Lost Entity Ghost Hunt

Organised by Lost Entity, who investigate some of the most haunted locations in the UK. their reputation is second to none. Join them for a night of ghost hunting in one of the most haunted buildings in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website- Events | Lost Entity Paranormal


Saturday 15th June 2024

Celebration of Fathers

Visit the study in the Manor House to see the weapons that would have been used in the 17th Century. The servants will also be discussing the role of men during the Civil War and Colonel Prichard as a Father within his family life.

Normal admission fees apply.


Saturday 22nd June 2024

Tom Jones Tribute Night £24.54

19:00 – 23:00 Book via Eventbrite

It’s not unusual… to want a night with Tom Jones!
Come and join us for a night of music and fun with our Tom Jones tribute act, Dean Jones.

Arrival time begins at 7pm and it is required that visitors leave site by 11:30pm. The bar closes at 11pm. Please note that if you book in a small party you may be seated on a larger table with other guests as seating is limited.

Guests must be aged 18 and over. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fee.


Sunday 16th June 2024

Father’s Day Celebration Meal

Sunday Lunch in the Conservatory Restaurant. Enjoy a delicious 3 course meal for £25.95 per person.


Wednesday 26th June 2024

Gelligaer Historical Society Meeting

From September thru June the society meets on the last Wednesday of the month to hear a talk. Everyone is welcome! Membership is currently £10 per year and there is a voluntary contribution of £2 per talk for more information please see the website www.gelligaerhistoricalsociety.co.uk


Saturday 29th June 2024

An Architectural Adventure! £11.49

14:00 start – Book via Eventbrite

Discover your inner Historian with a 45 minute tour led by the servants of the Manor will be followed by an Architectural Tour which explores the different period features of the Manor, along with its fascinating history encompassing the residence of the Prichard family, the later residents, and the comprehensive conservation project that has turned the house into one of Britain’s leading Living History museums.

Normal Manor entry fees apply for historical tours- the Architectural Adventure must be booked via Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Saturday 29th June 2024

An Evening with Peter Karrie

Join us for an afternoon with Peter Karrie!

Learn more about his working career and enjoy a selection of musical performances from the man himself.

Tickets can be purchased from Reception at Llancaiach Fawr (cash/cheque payments only).

Please contact the treasurer directly for alternative payment methods or for more information.

We would appreciate any support you can give to support the Friends of Llancaiach!


July 2024

Saturday 13th July 2024

Crystal Clear Spirit and Well Being fayre.

There will be stalls selling a range of items and alternative gifts, along with tarot readers, medium readings, palm reader, and holistic therapies, including, reiki, reflexology, Shamanic healing and more. There will also be workshops and talks. Open at 10 am.


Friday 19th July 2024

Haunted Breaks Ghost Investigation

Organised by Haunted Rooms, the UK’s No. 1 haunted experience provider. Join them for a thrilling night of paranormal investigating at one of the most haunted houses in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website-  https://www.hauntedrooms.co.uk/ghost-hunts/llancaiach-fawr-manor


Wednesday 24th July 2024

Wonderful Wizarding Workshop £12.08 per session

10:00 – Book via Eventbrite

12:00 – Book via Eventbrite

Calling all young witches and wizards to embark on a mystical journey like never before. Join us for an enchanting workshop, filled with wonder and awe as we dive into the captivating realm of wizardry. We’ll be mastering the art of spellcasting to concoct potions that change colour, bubble and fizz. We’ll mix magical ingredients to conjure snakes, create bouncy crystal balls and let our imaginations soar by making our very own spell casting wands. Suitable for 4+ and will last 1 hour. Parents must stay with their children.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


August 2024

Tuesday 6th – Friday 9th August 2024

Traditional Pleasures and Pastimes

Come and join us at Llancaiach Fawr for Traditional Pleasures and Pastimes. Travel back in time to and take part in some traditional games such as quoits, skittles and bat and ball as well as a tour of the Manor. You can even experience the age-old pastime of archery, weather permitting.

Come and have a look around our gardens, gift shop and enjoy a meal, tea, coffee or cake in our café. After the children have played traditional Tudor and Stuart games, they can enjoy our 21st century playground.

Normal Manor entry applies.


Friday 9th August 2024

Lost Entity Ghost Hunt

Organised by Lost Entity, who investigate some of the most haunted locations in the UK. their reputation is second to none. Join them for a night of ghost hunting in one of the most haunted buildings in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website- Events | Lost Entity Paranormal


Wednesday 14th August 2024

Slimy Science £12.08 per session

10:00 – Book via Eventbrite

12:00 – Book via Eventbrite

Get ready for a squishy, gooey and utterly fantastic adventure. This workshop provides a hands on experience where budding scientists will concoct their own slime creations. From glittery galaxies to colour changing concoctions. Suitable for ages 4+ and lasts 1 hour. Parents must stay with their children.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Saturday 17th August 2024

Bedwellty Show

Details to be confirmed.


Saturday 17th – Saturday 31st August 2024

BADDAS Art Exhibition

Come along to this annual exhibition and see the fantastic pieces of work by very talented artists. Entry is free and you will be able to view or buy work produced by local artists at non gallery prices.


Tuesday 20th – Friday 23rd August 2024

Weapons and Warfare

Come and learn about the arms and armour of the Civil War.

Normal entry fees apply.


Saturday 24th August 2024

Dog Day

The annual Barking Mad Fun Dog Show will take place Saturday 24th August 2024.

There are stalls, raffles, doggy deli, demonstrations, as well as a bouncy castle for the kids, our pop-up charity shop and of course the fun dog show itself! Entry to the event is £3 for adults and £1 for children.

The fun dog show is always popular and entries are all taken on the day. Gates open at 11am for dog show registration. The first class starts at 12 noon in the main show ring. Entry for the dog show is £2 per dog per class, or £10 per dog for all classes.

You can find out more about the work we do and the dogs looking for their foster homes.

It’s a great day our for all the family and it helps us to raise much-needed funds to save the lives of so many dogs each year.

So why not come along, have fun and support a worthwhile cause at the same time!


September 2024

Saturday 7th September 2024

Haunted Breaks Ghost Investigation

Organised by Haunted Rooms, the UK’s No. 1 haunted experience provider. Join them for a thrilling night of paranormal investigating at one of the most haunted houses in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website-  https://www.hauntedrooms.co.uk/ghost-hunts/llancaiach-fawr-manor


Friday 13th September 2024

Lost Entity Ghost Hunt

Organised by Lost Entity, who investigate some of the most haunted locations in the UK. their reputation is second to none. Join them for a night of ghost hunting in one of the most haunted buildings in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website- Events | Lost Entity Paranormal


Wednesday 25th September 2024

Gelligaer Historical Society Meeting

From September thru June the society meets on the last Wednesday of the month to hear a talk. Everyone is welcome! Membership is currently £10 per year and there is a voluntary contribution of £2 per talk for more information please see the website www.gelligaerhistoricalsociety.co.uk


Saturday 28th September 2024

Witch Marks and Superstition Tours of the Manor £11.49 per session

10:00 – Book via Eventbrite

12:00 – Book via Eventbrite

14:00 – Book via Eventbrite

Delve into the past and present beliefs of the paranormal and discover how protective magic shielded against harm and evil influences.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


October 2024

Saturday 5th October 2024

Crafting with Felt £33.22

10:00 – Book via Eventbrite

Celebrate the changing of the seasons by making beautiful needlefelt birds. No previous experience is required, all abilities will be welcome!

Booking is required through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Friday 11th October 2024

Lost Entity Ghost Hunt

Organised by Lost Entity, who investigate some of the most haunted locations in the UK. their reputation is second to none. Join them for a night of ghost hunting in one of the most haunted buildings in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website- Events | Lost Entity Paranormal


Friday 25th October 2024

Haunted Breaks Ghost Investigation

Organised by Haunted Rooms, the UK’s No. 1 haunted experience provider. Join them for a thrilling night of paranormal investigating at one of the most haunted houses in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website-  https://www.hauntedrooms.co.uk/ghost-hunts/llancaiach-fawr-manor


Tuesday 29th October – Friday 1st November 2024

Witch Trials

See the accused witch brought before the court of the Justice of the Peace, Colonel Edward Prichard. You will be part of the jury who ultimately decide on the fate of the accused.

Normal admission fees apply.


Tuesday 29th October 2024

Halloween Potions at Llancaiach Fawr £12.08 per session

10:00 – Book via Eventbrite

12:00 – Book via Eventbrite

This is an immersive potion-making adventure where every concoction is a masterpiece of spooktacular proportions. With cauldrons bubbling and dry ice billowing, young potion makers will craft their own mysterious elixirs. Participants are encouraged to don their most magical wizarding attire to fully immerse themselves in the mystical ambience of the workshop. Suitable for ages 4+ and will last 1 hour. Parents must stay with their children.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Tuesday 29th October 2024

Ghost Tours £20.76 per tour

19:00 -Book via Eventbrite

20:30 – Book via Eventbrite

Tour the manor by torchlight with Llancaiach staff guiding to hear the true, strange and uncanny things that have happened to staff and visitors over the years.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Wednesday 30th October 2024

Gelligaer Historical Society Meeting

From September thru June the society meets on the last Wednesday of the month to hear a talk. Everyone is welcome! Membership is currently £10 per year and there is a voluntary contribution of £2 per talk for more information please see the website www.gelligaerhistoricalsociety.co.uk


Wednesday 30th October 2024

Ghost Tours £20.76 per tour

19:00 – Book via Eventbrite

20:30 – Book via Eventbrite

Tour the manor by torchlight with Llancaiach staff guiding to hear the true, strange and uncanny things that have happened to staff and visitors over the years.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Thursday 31st October 2024

Family Ghost Tours £20.76 per adult, £16.42 per child, per tour

18:30 – Book via Eventbrite

20:00 – Book via Eventbrite

Hear the stories of the ghostly apparitions and ghostly activities on these atmospheric tours which are suitable for 12 – 16 years to take with their family.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.

Paranormal Ghost Tours £20.76 per tour

21:30 – Book via Eventbrite

23:00 – Book via Eventbrite

An evening tour of the manor led by Llancaiach staff with tales of many of the ghostly goings-on that have been experienced over the years.  Equipment used by many of the worlds leading ghost hunters will be demonstrated by the staff during the tour.  E.M.F. meters, field effect sensors, EM pumps, direction and proximity sensors will help to detect any uninvited guests who decide to join us!

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


November 2024

Saturday 2nd November 2024

Ghost Tours £20.76 per tour

19:00 – Book via Eventbrite

20:30 – Book via Eventbrite

Tour the manor by torchlight with Llancaiach staff guiding to hear the true, strange and uncanny things that have happened to staff and visitors over the years.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Friday 8th November 2024

Family Ghost Tours £20.76 per adult, £16.42 per child, per tour

18:00 – Book via Eventbrite

19:30 – Book via Eventbrite

Hear the stories of the ghostly apparitions and ghostly activities on these atmospheric tours which are suitable foe 12 – 16 years to take with their family.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Saturday 9th November 2024

Paranormal Tours £20.76 per tour

19:00 – Book via Eventbrite

20:30 – Book via Eventbrite

An evening tour of the manor led by Llancaiach staff with tales of many of the ghostly goings-on that have been experienced over the years. Equipment used by many of the worlds leading ghost hunters will be demonstrated by the staff during the tour. E.M.F. meters, field effect sensors, EM pumps, direction and proximity sensors will help to detect any uninvited guests who decide to join us!

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Friday 15th November 2024

Lost Entity Ghost Hunt

Organised by Lost Entity, who investigate some of the most haunted locations in the UK. their reputation is second to none. Join them for a night of ghost hunting in one of the most haunted buildings in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website- Events | Lost Entity Paranormal


Saturday 16th November 2024

Ghost Tours £20.76 per tour

19:00 Book via Eventbrite

20:30 Book via Eventbrite

Tour the manor by torchlight with Llancaiach staff guiding to hear the true, strange and uncanny things that have happened to staff and visitors over the years.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Friday 22nd November 2024

Ghost Tours £20.76 per tour

19:00 – Book via Eventbrite

20:30 – Book via Eventbrite

Tour the manor by torchlight with Llancaiach staff guiding to hear the true, strange and uncanny things that have happened to staff and visitors over the years.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Saturday 23rd November 2024

Christmas in the Manor

17th century food tasting in the manor. A warm welcome will await you at the Manor with the fires lit and the kitchen full of delicious smells whilst the cook is at work. There will be plenty of tasty seasonal treats for you to try as you go about the manor and even a 17th century drink to wash it down with. You can even try to make a Tussie Mussie!

17th Century food options to be sold in café / restaurant

Normal fee admission applies.


Saturday 23rd November 2024

Christmas Quilting Workshop £33.22

10:00 – Book via Eventbrite

Join us for a Christmas cushion session!

Our talented group of Sewing Ladies will provide you with a cushion cover and a range of appliques that can be selected and sewn on to create a special cushion of your own design!

The session will take place between 10am and 3pm and include a break for lunch.

Booking is required through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Wednesday 27th November 2024

Gelligaer Historical Society

From September thru June the society meets on the last Wednesday of the month to hear a talk. Everyone is welcome! Membership is currently £10 per year and there is a voluntary contribution of £2 per talk for more information please see the website www.gelligaerhistoricalsociety.co.uk


Friday 29th November 2024

Family Ghost Tours £20.76 per adult, £16.42 per child, per tour

18:00 – Book via Eventbrite

19:30 – Book via Eventbrite

Hear the stories of the ghostly apparitions and ghostly activities on these atmospheric tours which are suitable foe 12 – 16 years to take with their family.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Saturday 30th November 2024

Ghost Tours

19:00 – Book via Eventbrite

20:30 – Book via Eventbrite

Tour the manor by torchlight with Llancaiach staff guiding to hear the true, strange and uncanny things that have happened to staff and visitors over the years.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


December 2024

Sunday 1st December 2024

Christmas Afternoon Teas

Celebrate the festive season with one of our beautiful Christmas Afternoon Teas!

Enjoy delicious treats whilst admiring views of the Welsh countryside, with of course the traditional Christmas lights in our Conservatory restaurant.

Booking is essential and deposit required. For more information, please phone 01443 412248.


Sunday 1st December 2024

Christmas Luncheon in the Conservatory Restaurant

We will be serving Christmas lunches on Wednesdays and Sundays throughout December, beginning Sunday 1st December. Lunches cost £27 per person with a £15 per person deposit required at the time of booking. For more information or to book your place please phone 01443 412248.


Wednesday 4th December 2024

Christmas Luncheon in the Conservatory Restaurant

We will be serving Christmas lunches on Wednesdays and Sundays throughout December, beginning Sunday 1st December. Lunches cost £27 per person with a £15 per person deposit required at the time of booking. For more information or to book your place please phone 01443 412248.


Friday 6th December 2024

Lost Entity Ghost Hunt

Organised by Lost Entity, who investigate some of the most haunted locations in the UK. their reputation is second to none. Join them for a night of ghost hunting in one of the most haunted buildings in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website- Events | Lost Entity Paranormal


Saturday 7th December 2024

Haunted Breaks Ghost Investigation

Organised by Haunted Rooms, the UK’s No. 1 haunted experience provider. Join them for a thrilling night of paranormal investigating at one of the most haunted houses in Wales. Please check availability of tickets via their website-  https://www.hauntedrooms.co.uk/ghost-hunts/llancaiach-fawr-manor


Saturday 7th December 2024

Menter Caerphilly

Details to be confirmed.


Sunday 8th December 2024

Christmas Luncheon in the Conservatory Restaurant

We will be serving Christmas lunches on Wednesdays and Sundays throughout December, beginning Sunday 1st December. Lunches cost £27 per person with a £15 per person deposit required at the time of booking. For more information or to book your place please phone 01443 412248.


Tuesday 10th December 2024

Carol Concert

Tuesday 10th December, 7 o’clock
Come and join us for Christmas Carols on the courtyard whatever the weather!
Tickets not required, just turn up.

Hot drinks and refreshments will be on sale.


Wednesday 11th December 2024

Christmas Luncheon in the Conservatory Restaurant

We will be serving Christmas lunches on Wednesdays and Sundays throughout December, beginning Sunday 1st December. Lunches cost £27 per person with a £15 per person deposit required at the time of booking. For more information or to book your place please phone 01443 412248


Wednesday 11th December 2024

Gelligaer Historical Society Meeting

From September thru June the society meets on the last Wednesday of the month to hear a talk. Everyone is welcome! Membership is currently £10 per year and there is a voluntary contribution of £2 per talk for more information please see the website www.gelligaerhistoricalsociety.co.uk


Fri 13th December 2024

Neil Diamond Tribute Night

Details to be confirmed


Sat 14th December 2024

Silent Disco

80’s, 90’s and Rock Music!


Sun 15th December 2024

Christmas Luncheon in Conservatory Restaurant

We will be serving Christmas lunches on Wednesdays and Sundays throughout December, beginning Sunday 1st December. Lunches cost £27 per person with a £15 per person deposit required at the time of booking. For more information or to book your place please phone 01443 412248.


Sun 15th December 2024

Santa’s Science Party £12.08 each session

10:00 – Book via Eventbrite

12:00 – Book via Eventbrite

2 sessions – one at 10am and one at 12pm (each 1 hour)

£12.08 per child with one accompanying adult. Groups will be given voucher at reception for half price family ticket into the Manor (valid for 3 months). Unleash your creativity as you step into Santa’s toy design wonderland filled with a treasure trove of materials, colours and ideas for little inventors to craft their own one of a kind toys and have a little science fun along the way. Suitable for ages 4+. Parents must stay with their children. Last 1 hour.

Booking is essential through Eventbrite. Price shown includes Eventbrite booking fees.


Sun 15th December 2024

Silent Disco for the Whole Family

Disney, 80’s Music and Current Chart Hits!


Wed 18th December 2024

Christmas Luncheon in Conservatory Restaurant

We will be serving Christmas lunches on Wednesdays and Sundays throughout December, beginning Sunday 1st December. Lunches cost £27 per person with a £15 per person deposit required at the time of booking. For more information or to book your place please phone 01443 412248.


Sun 22nd December 2024

Christmas Luncheon in Conservatory Restaurant

We will be serving Christmas lunches on Wednesdays and Sundays throughout December, beginning Sunday 1st December. Lunches cost £27 per person with a £15 per person deposit required at the time of booking. For more information or to book your place please phone 01443 412248.


 

Please note that advanced booking is currently required for all events.

We are gradually adding our events to be booked via Eventbrite.

Refund Policy

Refunds can be issued within 7 days prior to the event.

In order to receive your refund please phone 01443 412248 and a member of our team will get back to you within 7 to 10 days.

See our Facebook page for details and regular updates.