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

Newhailes House and Gardens Newhailes Road , Musselburgh EH21 6RY
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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.

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Upcoming Events at Newhailes House and Gardens

Newhailes Market

Newhailes Market

Selected dates between 18th September 2021 - 19th December 2021

Come along to Newhailes monthly market where you'll find a fine selection of handmade goods; from jams and chutneys to pies and candles!
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Public Reading: A Christmas Carol @ Newhailes

Public Reading: A Christmas Carol @ Newhailes

16th December 2021

A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens’ Christmas classic, is brought to life in this live reading in the festively decorated dining room of Newhailes House.
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