Things to see & do

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Valentine's Day Lunch

This Valentine's we're celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Sir Henry and Lady Frances. Treat yourself and your partner to a delicious lovers platter with romantic poetry in the Stable Tearoom this Valentine's Day. 

Perfect Pancakes

Join us in the Stables Tearoom to drizzle and dollop toppings of your choice over your pancakes on Shrove Tuesday. Kids can take part in the whackiest pancake competition, where the most interesting pancake recipe wins a prize!

We're recruiting

We're looking for new volunteers in the house, shop, and tea-room. If you're interested come and meet the team on 31 Jan at 2:30pm, where they will answer your questions and tell you what they get up to as volunteers.

Visit the Join In page for more info

50 things to do before you're 11¾

You can have 50 things fun at Canons Ashby and across the National Trust

50 things to do before you're 11¾ is a brilliant way to have fun in the great outdoors. At Canons Ashby you can do 27 things from the National Trust's big list.

Explore & discover Canons Ashby

Beautiful spring flowers on the top terrace © Jason Ingram

Consisting of a cosy and comfortable country house, formal gardens, ranging paddock and parkland, historic priory church, tearoom and gift shop, there's so much to see and do at Canons Ashby.

What's on at Canons Ashby this year?

Canons Ashby has a packed schedule of events throughout the year, from musical picnics to a very special Victorian Christmas. Have a browse through the events calendar.

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