Things to see & do

Our highlights

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What's on?

There's always lots to see and do here, from family fun to creative workshops. Find out what's on over the next few months, including photography workshops, to help you plan a visit.

Spring strolls

There are some delightful jewels to be found while wandering amongst the grass this spring. The nodding heads of fritillaries, bright yellow trumpets of wild daffodil and dainty carpets of crocus.

50 things to do before you're 11 ¾

Are you up for our 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ challenge? It's time to get outdoors and start checking off the activities from your list here.

Guided garden walks

Our volunteer garden rangers run free daily guided tours exploring Nyman's history, plant collection and seasonal highlights. Perhaps you'd like to join one of our other special interest walks too?

Mobility buggy tours

Catch a ride with one of our volunteer buggy drivers and let them show you the gardens in comfort. There are three free tours departing daily to the garden & woods. We also have wheelchairs available.

Family fun

Young boy running through dafodils at Nymans © NTPL/NT/ David Levenson

Whether you like venturing into the wild on a geocaching challenge, creating some arts and crafts, or going on a hunt with a spotter trail there are lots of fun things for families to do at Nymans.