Longleat hedge maze address books
The story of Longleat begins in the 16 th century – long before the safari, the hedge maze and the 7 th Marquis with his seventy ‘wifelets’ (we’ll get to that) – with the son of a farmer named John Thynne. Thynne rose rapidly through the social ranks during the reign of Henry VIII to become a trusted steward of Edward Seymour, Lord Protector of England and the Duke of Somerset. Oct 15, · After Wells we raced off to Longleat House to see if we could get into the hedge maze before it closed for the day. The woman at the booth said we had exactly 30 minutes to do the maze (they advise you leave two hours). In the end, we got to the center in about 5 or 10 minutes–no joke. Longleat Hedge Maze - This attraction was opened in It is one of several mazes within Longleat, and with over 16, yew trees making it up it is among the largest of its kind in the UK. Adventure Castle - A large adventure playground that opened in It is themed around a medieval castle, with slides, roundabouts, swings, rope climbs, an aerial walkway, a water-based "splash pad" and an indoor soft Location: Wiltshire.