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image for Children's Activity Event item typeNature Spotter Trail at Dyffryn Gardens

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

Children's Activity Event, Sat 26 May - Sun 3 Jun 2018

Children's Activity Event

Children's Activity Event

Details

Join us this May half term to discover all things natural in the gardens, see the flowers and insect bursting and buzzing into life.

Our wisteria are bursting into bloom and flower beds are full of stunning displays this May Half Term. Follow our multi-sensory nature trail and take in the colours, smells and buzzing sounds of our enormous gardens, discovering different types of leaves to seeking out textures and colours inside the mansion.

Booking not needed.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWheelchairs available

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 26 May - Sun 3 Jun 2018 10:00 to 17:00

Prices

Normal admission prices apply.

Also at this Venue

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 19 May - Sun 17 Jun HENRO Exhibition
Sat 26 May - Sun 3 Jun Nature Spotter Trail
Mon 28 May Croquet Taster Day
Mon 28 May Make it Mondays
Tue 5 Jun Head Gardener's walk
Sat 9 Jun Botanical Art Course

Contact

Dyffryn Gardens

02920 590813

Address

St Nicholas,
Vale of Glamorgan,
CF5 6SU

Location

Directions

Plan route to Dyffryn Gardens using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: ST 094717  Lat: 51.45032 Long: -3.30651

From M4 - exit junction 33 on to A4232 (signposted Barry). Exit first slip road, again signposted Barry, on to the Culverhouse Cross Roundabout. Take the exit A48 (signposted Cowbridge). In St. Nicholas village turn left - signposted to Dyffryn Gardens - on your right after about 1.5 miles.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 7 miles from Cardiff Central station

Facilities

  • 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 groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • 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
  • 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
  • YesBaby changing facilities

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesEffective lighting 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
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit
  • YesAutomatic door at the main entrance

Food

  • 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:
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Notes

Cafe can provide specail dietary requirements upon request.