Find out about all the upcoming events at Mr Straw's House in 2014.

Throughout the year, we welcome everyone to enjoy our varied events programme. From Cadbury Easter Egg Trails to getting beyond the ropes and behind the scenes there's something for everyone here at Mr Straw's House.

See what's coming up...

Cadbury's Easter Egg Trail

 © John Millar

5-26 April, 11am-4pm

Whilst you tour through the house, look amongst the clutter and find the hidden objects, follow the clues and answer the questions to win a chocolatey prize.

Booking essential.


Beyond the ropes

A guide chatting to visitors at Mr Straw’s House © John Millar

A guide chatting to visitors at Mr Straw’s House

1 May, 10am-12pm or 1.30pm-3.30pm

Join our staff and volunteers on this behind the scenes look at Mr Straw's House. This is your chance to get beyond the ropes and learn of the hidden treasures within, followed by tea and cakes with the team.

Booking essential.

William's Shakespeare

William had an extensive collection of books

15-22 March, 11am-4pm

As part of Shakespeare Week, take a unique tour through our extraordinary home, learning the fascinating story of William Straw Junior's love of literature.

Booking essential.