Nostell apple week
Sunday 11 - Sunday 18 October
We've a day of apple antics on Sunday 11 October with family crafts, Apple Pigs story telling and pressing demonstrations. Bring your own apples on Wednesday 14 October and learn how to carry out scientific apple ID and join apple talks in the kitchen garden on Thursday 15 and Friday 16.
Join the Great British Walk
Saturday 19 September - Friday 23 October
We've a great range of guided walks from history tours of the parkland and gardens to rambling with a ranger, foraging for fungi and walks with a digital treasure hunt. Scroll down and click through the pages for event details.
Don't miss Cotswold Outdoor in the courtyard with walking advice and goodies on 18 and 20 October.
Breakfast with Father Christmas
Sunday 6 and Sunday 13 December
Adult £8, Child £12
We’ve a very special guest joining us for breakfast in the Courtyard Café this festive season. Come along for an early opening at 9am, tuck into a hearty cooked breakfast and say hello to Father Christmas. Booking essential, scroll down for details.
Craft and second hand book fair
Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 November, 10am - 4pm
Kick off the festive season with a spot of Christmas shopping, choosing from gifts, cards, decorations and a fantastic range of pre-loved books.
Nostalgia at Nostell
Weekends, 5 - 20 December, 11am - 4pm
Step into Christmas past as Nostell brings the warm glow of Christmas cards to life.
Explore festive scenes from times gone by in the historic rooms, follow the trail of vintage Christmas cards through the house and gardens, looking out for giant Christmas card frames to step into for those festive family photos.
Meet Father Christmas
Weekends, 5 - 20 December, 10am - 4pm
£7 per child (garden admission ticket needed).
Father Christmas will be stopping by Nostell for three weekends in December with a sack full of presents for children who’ve been good all year. Head through the gardens entrance and find his cosy grotto in the mansion.
Family holiday fun
Monday 28 December - Friday 1 January, 11am - 3pm
Looking to get out the house for some holiday fun? From making reindeer crowns and crafty thank you cards to den building and outdoor art, we've plenty to do this holiday. Don’t forget to bring your scooter in for Friday's New Year’s Day scoot!