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image for Play item typegirl.boy.child at Plas Newydd House & Gardens

  • Visit Wales VAQAS
  • National Trust
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Performance, Thu 25 - Fri 26 Oct 2018, £13




A mesmerizing performance blending history, song and image about the lives of three people, closely linked to National Trust properties, who challenged the conventions of sexuality and gender of their day. Henry Cyril Paget was one of those people.

The performance by renowned singer and historian, David McAlmont will bring to life extraordinary tales of these three pioneers and their deep connections to the places they created and inhabited. Plas Newydd was home to the enigmatic Henry Cyril Paget, often referred to as the Dancing Marquess.

Doors open 5.45pm. Complimentary drink on arrival at the house. some downstairs rooms open to view at 6.30pm prior to the performance start at 7.30pm. Performance finishes at 9pm (no interval). Seat numbers allocated upon booking. Suitability - Some adult content.

Booking essential - Call 01248 714795.
80p will be added to each booking to cover postage and handling costs.
Meet in the main visitor car park for transfer to minibus down to the house. The performance will be held in the Music Room within Plas Newydd.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 25 - Fri 26 Oct 2018 19:30 to 21:00


Event ticket Price: £13.00

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 5 - Sat 6 Oct Squirrel Breakfasts
Sat 6 - Sun 7 Oct Autumn Art
Sun 7 Oct Family Adventure Club
Fri 12 - Sat 13 Oct Squirrel Breakfasts
Sat 13 - Sun 14 Oct Autumn Art
Fri 19 - Sat 20 Oct Squirrel Breakfasts


Plas Newydd,
LL61 6DQ



Plan route to Plas Newydd House and Gardens using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SH 521695  Lat: 53.20279 Long: -4.21553

2 miles south-west of Llanfairpwll A55 junctions 7 and 8a, or A4080 to Brynsiencyn; turn off A5 at west end of Britannia Bridge.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Llanfairpwll station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • National Trust PropertyNational Trust Property
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)


  • YesClear signage
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 3
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesRamp to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesNut free
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children