Newhailes House and Gardens

Discover 300 years of Scottish history through this magnificent and carefully conserved neo-Palladian villa.

Newhailes House And Gardens

About Newhailes House and Gardens

NA Newhailes Road EH21 6RY , Musselburgh EH21 6RY
01314580200
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Newhailes brings three centuries of history to life. Originally built in the 17th century, this Palladian house was owned by the influential Dalrymple family and featured prominently during the Scottish Enlightenment.

Today, the house is accessible by guided tours, which offer an intriguing insight into the past. We’ve followed a conservation strategy of carrying out 'only as much work as necessary but as little as possible' to maintain the multi-faceted character of the house. Visitors will see the remarkable library wing, imposing Italian marble fireplaces, gilded eagles over the drawing room windows, Chinese wallpaper and an impressive art collection.

Situated in 34 hectares of historical landscape, the Newhailes estate offers unspoilt views across the Forth. There are several footpaths leading around the estate for all to enjoy.

Upcoming Events at Newhailes House and Gardens

Father Christmas at Newhailes House

Father Christmas at Newhailes House

14th December 2019
Make this Christmas super magical and visit Father Christmas at Newhailes House and write your festive letter while you wait your turn!
Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

14th December 2019
Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath at Newhailes House and Gardens this Christmas!
Wreath-making at Newhailes

Wreath-making at Newhailes

14th December 2019
Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath this Christmas at Newhailes House and Gardens!
Father Christmas at Newhailes House

Father Christmas at Newhailes House

15th December 2019
Make this Christmas super magical and visit Father Christmas at Newhailes House and write your festive letter while you wait your turn!
Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

15th December 2019
Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath at Newhailes House and Gardens this Christmas!
Wreath-making at Newhailes

Wreath-making at Newhailes

15th December 2019
Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath this Christmas at Newhailes House and Gardens!
Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

21st December 2019
Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath at Newhailes House and Gardens this Christmas!
Wreath-making at Newhailes

Wreath-making at Newhailes

21st December 2019
Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath this Christmas at Newhailes House and Gardens!
Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

22nd December 2019
Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath at Newhailes House and Gardens this Christmas!
Wreath-making at Newhailes

Wreath-making at Newhailes

22nd December 2019
Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath this Christmas at Newhailes House and Gardens!

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