Posted: Wed 12th Oct 2016

Half Term Hauntings At Llancaiach Fawr /
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Oct 12th, 2016

Llancaiach Fawr Manor has something for everyone this October half term, including Halloween themed activity days for children and tours of the famous manor house. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Children’s activity days will be held each day from Tuesday 25th October to Friday 28th October at 11am until 4pm. Activities will include a spooky disco and Halloween themed crafts during which children can make eyeballs, monster blowers, witches hats and pumpkin favours. A&S Animal Encounters will also visit during the activity days to introduce a collection of unusual animals to visitors. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Tickets cost £5 per child with the first adult free of charge. Additional adults cost £1 each. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Tours of the manor house are available throughout October half term, with the servants of Colonel Pritchard on hand to show visitors around. Witch trials will also take place in the Great Hall throughout each day. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

The Manor is open from 10am until 5pm from Tuesday to Friday and costs £8.50 per adult, £6.95 for concessions and £25 for a family ticket. The tour tickets also give visitors access to the activity days. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

Llancaiach Fawr will host ghost tours throughout the October half term, as the manor house is said by some to be one of the most haunted houses in Wales. Come along t o the manor and investigate the strange noises and sensations have been experienced in almost every room, along corridors and upon stairs. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

On Tuesday 25, Wednesday 26th and Monday 31st October, family ghost tours take place at 7pm and cost £16 per adult/£10 per young adult (age 12-16). Ghost tours are also available from Tuesday 25th to Thursday 27th October at 8:30pm which cost £16 per person. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

For those who would prefer to make an evening of it, experience a ghost tour and enjoy an evening meal at Llancaiach Fawr on Saturday 29th October at either 7pm or 8:30pm for £27.50 per person. ‌​‌​‌​​​‍‌​‌​​‌‌‌‍‌​‌‌​​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌‌​​

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