The National Lottery Open Week returns for spring 2022 with free discounts and entry at venues across Wales


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To say thank you for the £30m raised for Good Causes every week by players, The National Lottery is offering free entry and special offers at a range of National Lottery funded venues across the UK as part of The National Lottery Open Week.

From Saturday 19th – Sunday 27th March, anyone with a valid online or retail National Lottery ticket, Scratchcard or Instant Win Game can enjoy exclusive offers at Lottery-funded venues and attractions. There is so much to explore this Open Week, from delving into the past at historical houses, castles and museums to embracing nature in all its glory at wildlife hotspots, to reliving iconic moments at sports venues or enjoying a culture fix at art galleries and theatres across Wales and beyond.

The National Lottery Open Week offers in Wales include: 

  • Learn something new with a free tour around The National Botanic Garden in Carmarthenshire, snap up half- price tickets to Cardiff Castle and entry to a free exhibition at Grade II* listed building Insole Court
  • Capture Insta-worthy shots with free entry to National Trust sites across Wales including Bodnant Garden in Colwyn Bay, Dyffryn Gardens in Cardiff and Plas Newydd House and Garden in Llanddaniel Fab.
  • Take a step back in time at Tredegar House in Newport, Powis Castle and Garden in Powys and both Chirk Castle and Erddig in Wrexham all of which are also National Trust sites offering free entry
  • Embrace nature and enjoy a hot drink at The Penllergare Trust in Swansea or try bird watching with 2-4-1 entry to WWT Llanelli Wetland Centre in Carmarthenshire

 To view all venues and offers that are available throughout The National Lottery Open Week, visit

Use any retail or online National Lottery ticket, Scratchcard or Instant Win Games, for special offers at selected attractions between 19th and 27th March 2022.

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