Hatfield Forest

Hatfield Forest

Things to see and do

The CB300 logo and portrait by Richard Cosway

Capability Brown at Hatfield Forest 

This summer we will be celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of Capability Brown, one of the country's leading landscape designers, raising awareness of one of his smaller schemes.

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What's on

Upcoming events

50 things walk

Tue 31 May 2016
Look for signs of spring.

Hoohaah 10KM Run

Sun 19 Jun 2016
A 10KM cross-country run organized by Hoohaah in support of the MindEd Trust

The Tales of Peter Rabbit & Benjamin Bunny

Sat 25 Jun 2016
The duo take-on the perils of Mr McGregor's garden in this classic tale by Beatrix Potter. Using live music Quantum Theatre's production promises a magical evening for young and old alike

Picnic Hamper for Two

Sat 25 Jun 2016
Presented in a real (sixteen inch) wicker hamper for you to keep, we offer you a traditional English picnic to enjoy with the event. Includes a gingham cloth to keep. Order up to one week in advance of the event and collect at the time of the event

The Stort 10 and 5 Mile

Sun 03 Jul 2016
Bishop's Stortford Running Club bring one of the South East's best races to Hatfield Forest

Much Ado About Nothing

Wed 06 Jul 2016
Join The Lord Chamberlain's Men this summer as they return with Shakespeare's sparkling, battle-of-the‐sexes comedy. Performed in the open air, by an all male cast with Elizabethan costume, music and dance, this is undoubtedly one of the...
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Eating and shopping

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Our work

 National Trust Warden rounding up sheep near Forest Lodge at Hatfield Forest, Essex.

Our work 

Find out more about the many different types of conservation work we undertake in the Forest.

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Learning at Hatfield Forest