Something for all tastes

Family friendly

Making a shelter is one of our more popular family activities © Murray Sharpe

We run family friendly activities throughout the school holidays including art and craft sessions, den building workshops and outdoor challenges such as bug hunting. Most activities are free and are drop-in sessions which run regardless of the weather.

Going deeper

Looking in closer detail of Arlington Court's collection © Dave Gibbons

In 2014 we will be hosting different themes to give visitors a deeper insight into our conservation work. These include 'Ships', 'Pests' and 'Fading of the Light'. Look at our event listings for more information.

Bringing the past to life

Step back in time to 1883 and meet our costumed volunteers in the grounds. © Michelle Fullard

Look out for our seasonal living history days in 2014 focussing on how tasks for the Arlington Victorian servants changed throughout the year.

May-hem half-term

Family fun - den building at Arlington Court

From working with clay to felting, building a den or making a piece of natural art, there's something for all ages with a different craft each day.

26, 27, 29 & 30 May, 12noon-4pm, £1 per craft