Calke summer

 © Gillian Day

Sat 11 July - Sun 6 Sept 10.30am - 4pm

Look out for our summer outdoor natural play areas, Calke Explore and the Garden of Imagination which will be open every day of the summer holidays. 



The ugly bug ball

 © Lizzie Fuller

Wed 19 Aug 11am-3.30pm

Crawl up to the ugly bug ball! Join us in the Garden of Imagination for some insect themed fun including best dressed bug competition. Normal admission applies. 










Craft skills day

See what you could learn on our craft skills day © Gillian Day

Thurs 20 August 11am-4pm

Pop into the Riding School and courtyard and see what our ranger and building teams get up to. Have a go at brick-laying or building a bird box and much more.