Things to see & do


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Spring has sprung

Spring has certainly sprung - look out for these plants in the gardens

  • Daffodils
  • Tulips
  • Camellias
  • Daphne (which smells wonderful)
  • Rhododendron

What's on?

On doggy day four-legged friends are welcome all over the gardens

On doggy day four-legged friends are welcome all over the gardens

We have some amazing events up our sleeves at Coleton Fishacre for 2014, from the ever-popular jazz club to Easter fun and a day devoted to dogs, complete with doggy competitions.


Family Trail

There's family fun to be had in the house and gardens - why not pick up a spotter trail in the house, or hunt for treasure in the gardens with a pirate trail? Just ask for the trails when you arrive.

Don't miss

  • The servant areas opened as part of the Opening Closed Doors (OCD) project
  • The hands-on room: model the hats and rifle through the wardrobe
  • The cocktail cabinet in the sitting room
  • The breathtaking views from scout point
  • The bowling green lawn is the perfect place to enjoy some sunshine
  • Freshly baked cakes and home cooked food in the café

50 things to do

Are you up to our 50 things to do before you're 11¾ challenge? Here you can...

  • discover what's in a pond
  • hunt for bugs
  • fly a kite
  • track wild animals

The Saloon is the epitome of 1920s elegance © Dennis Gilbert

The Saloon is the epitome of 1920s elegance

Explore the collection

Want to find out more about all of the fantastic things in the house? The National Trust collections website has information and pictures of lots of our beautiful collection, from the Marion Dorn carpet in the Saloon to the house's original Art Deco lighting.