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Newhailes House & Gardens

Palladian house that played a prominent role in the Scottish Enlightenment

Upcoming Events

Hidden Histories: Scotch on the Rocks - Literary Friction in the Scottish Enlightenment

30 Nov 2019
16:00
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The Scottish Enlightenment was a time when Scots punched well above their weight in the international arena of ideas. But it was also an era of acute anxiety among Scottish scholars as they struggled to conform to the strict norms of standard English without betraying their own unique literary character. This talk explores some of the heat as well as the light that was generated by this Enlightenment effort.

Father Christmas at Newhailes House

7 Dec 2019 - 15 Dec 2019
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Make this Christmas super magical and visit Father Christmas at Newhailes House. Write your festive letter while you wait your turn. Sit with him in our grand dining room and tell him all your Christmas wishes, then leave with a special gift picked just for you.

Christmas Wreath Making Workshops

8 Dec 2019 - 21 Dec 2019
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Add a personal touch to your festive decorations by learning how to make a beautiful wreath this Christmas.  

Relaxed Father Christmas at Newhailes

14 Dec 2019
10:00
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Make this Christmas super magical and visit Father Christmas at Newhailes House. Write your festive letter while you wait your turn. Sit with him in our grand dining room and tell him all your Christmas wishes, then leave with a special gift picked just for you.

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