Workshops

Schools programmes are on offer at Plas Llanelly House from Early Years to Key Stage 2.

The 1 hour workshops take place in Llanelly House which is equipped for exciting interactive education sessions. A learning trail is also incorporated to help pupils make the most of a tour of the Grand Georgian Home with newly renovated rooms.

For details or to make a booking, please call the front of house team on 01554 772 857 or email bookings@llanellyhouse.org.uk

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Margrave Mouse Trail

Time: 1 hour

Follow Margrave the Mouse on his trail around Llanelly House and use our special trail sheet and activities to explore the stories of the Georgian and Victorian families who lived here.

Children will:

  • Discover the hiding places for Margrave the Mouse as you travel on your trail.
  • Immerse yourself in our new historic film of Llanelli using state of the art technology to bring the story and portraits to life.
  • A special visit to Lady Stepney’s Chambers to see some rare art work and where the mistress herself tells you of her life as the Lady of the House.
  • Explore the housemaids’ quarters from Victorian times and check out an unusual gallery.
  • Materials provided: The use of folders and pencils. Activity sheets to use on the trail and to take away.

Cost: £3.50

Contact Details

Llanelly House, 
Bridge Street, 
Llanelli, 
Carmarthenshire 
SA15 3UF

How to get here

By Car – Parking is available at:

  • Edgar Street Car Park, Edgar Street, Llanelli SA15 3JH.
  • Vauxhall Road Car Park, Vauxhall Road, Llanelli, SA15 3BD.
  • Church Street Car Park, Church Street, Llanelli, SA15 3BD.
  • Eastgate, Llanelli, SA15 3YN.

By Bus:

  • We are a 5 minute walk from the Eastgate bus stop.
  • Coaches may also drop off at the rear of Llanelly House with this postcode.

By Train:

  • We are a 15 minute walk from Llanelli train station.
  • Taxi service also available from station.

Visit Information

  • Morning Visits: 10:00am *subject to availability
  • Afternoon Session: 1:00pm *subject to availability

* Please arrive as promptly as possible

Llanelly Main Library:

If you wish to come to Llanelli for the day, Llanelli’s Main Library is next door and is willing to offer an afternoon or morning session of research for the children. The theme of the visit would be researching various topics touched upon during the visit to Llanelly House.

Please contact the Library directly on:  01554 773538

St Elli Church:

The Church is directly opposite and may be able to accommodate a visit from your school for a morning or afternoon session by highlighting the links between the Stepney and Chambers families and the history of the Church.

Please contact the Church directly on:  01554 746034

It may be possible to arrange for the children to enjoy their packed lunch at Llanelly House or the Library.

 * Please contact each establishment directly.

Accessibility

Llanelly House is over 300 years old and some floors are uneven and staircases steep – please contact our team to ensure your specific needs and requirements are met. Llanelly House has a lift onsite to ensure full accessibility to all floors.

+44 (0) 1554 772 857   bookings@llanellyhouse.org.uk

Partners and Funders
  • Carmarthenshire Heritage Regeneration Trust
  • Lottery Funded
  • European Regeneration Development Fund
  • Llanelli Town Council
  • Carmarthenshire County Council
  • The Architectural Heritage Fund
  • Cadw