Update:

We are closed for the rest of the winter season, and will open again on 9 March with our new special exhibition and an exciting programme of events. Come back soon to see our beautiful spring gardens and inspiring museum collections, and to attend seasonal trails, outdoor theatre, music, talks and much more.

Easter

 

 

Easter Eggcitement

29 March – 14 April

 

  • Easter trail – hunt for our creative and colourful egg installations throughout the daffodil-filled gardens and answer the simple quiz question at each egg station to complete the fun trail with a chocolate treat at the end. The trail is £3.50 in addition to admission.

 

  • Enjoy creative Easter activities at our crafting station and take part in an egg roll race on the terrace lawn every day.

 

 

  • Explore a family trail through the manor house museum of American decorative arts and heritage.

 

  • Visit the American Garden Deli for a delicious lunch or Easter snack and relax on the sunny terrace with valley views. The Deli will be offering a select menu on Good Friday and Easter Saturday.

 

  • Enjoy climb-and-slide time at the Children’s Garden play area.

 

Plus!

 

Face painting
29 March – 1 April

Enhance your day out with a fun face paint design created by our artist. Face painting is taking place between 10.30am – 12.30pm, and 1.30 – 3.30pm, and costs £3 for half a face and £6 for a full face design.

 

 

Family photoshoot
30 March

Capture treasured images with a free family photoshoot with Helena M Photography. You will receive a gallery of photos in mid-April which you can purchase for £15 each or £75 for the full set. Book your timeslot here.

 

 

Storytelling
2, 5, 9, 12 April

Come along to our storytelling circle for 15 minutes of stories with Sally at 11am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm.