Events

Soap making workshop

Learn the ancient skill of making your own soap © Emma Williams

Learn the ancient skill of making your own soap

31 July, 11.30am & 2.30pm

21 August, 11.30am & 2.30pm

Learn how to make your own soap using fresh herbs and flowers from the Llanerchaeron gardens.

All ages welcome

Nightime nature walk

Learn more about these shy creatures with our knowledgable guide © Bernie Brown

Learn more about these shy creatures with our knowledgable guide

6 August, 9pm till late & 30 August, 8.15-10.15pm

Enjoy a guided bat walk around the estate with our ranger and get the chance to use a bat detector to help you spot these elusive nocturnal creatures.

Booking essential. Please call 01545 573030 to book.

Flower arranging masterclass

Flowers from the walled gardens © susanneryder-photography

Flowers from the walled gardens

12 August, 2-3.30pm

Learn how to make a beautiful flower arrangement using freshly-picked flowers grown in our walled gardens.

We'll take you on a tour of the walled gardens followed by a demonstration of how to make a seasonal flower arrangement. Your ticket will enter you into a raffle to win the flower arrangement.

£5 per person

Walled garden tours

Llanerchaeron's herb garden © Andrew Butler

Llanerchaeron's herb garden

14 August, 2pm

Herb trail
Enjoy a sensory tour of the herb garden with our gardening team.

28 August, 2pm

Summer garden tour
Join Tim our head gardener on a late summer tour of the beautiful walled gardens.

Meadows volunteering day

Find out more about the local flora and fauna in Ceredigion © Andrew Butler

Find out more about the local flora and fauna in Ceredigion

3 September, 10am to 4pm

Interested in wildlife and gaining practical skills?

Come and discover more about our volunteer and training opportunities at Llanerchaeron.

After a short introduction, we’ll do some work on our species-rich grasslands on the coast. Lunch will be provided, but please bring stout footwear and waterproofs.

Email us for more information

50 things

 

Every Friday 1pm - 4pm

Join our ranger and other young explorers to kick-start your 50 things adventure, a chance to get outdoors and discover your wild side with our list of 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾.

50 things

 

50 things open farm day, August 22

Join our farmer as she feeds and cares for our ponies, pigs, sheep and cattle. There will also be a sheepdog demonstration and a live milking demonstration.

Welsh cake trail

Every Saturday, 11.30am - 3pm

Help the cook find the ingredients needed to make Welsh cakes from around the estate and she'll reward you with some of her freshly baked ones.

You can then hop over to the dairy to find out how fresh butter is made and how it tastes on your Welsh cakes.

Sheepdog demonstration

Sheepdog on the run

Every Sunday, 12pm

Find out how a sheepdog earns his keep on a working farm.

Using sheep from our Llanwennog flock, Delyth our farmer and her sheepdog Glen will give a practical demonstration of herding and moving stock.
 

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