Things to see & do

Our highlights

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What's on at Nymans

Find out what's on over the next few months, including guided walks and family trails as well as workshops and walks and talks.

Don't miss our new outdoor art installation which launches on 12 January with free Friday evenings from 23 January 2015 (5pm - 7pm).

Deuxième Regard : Second View.

Our new outdoor art installation by Lola Muance launches on 12 January 2015.

  •  Free Friday evenings (5pm - 7pm). No need to book. from 23 Jan - 27 Feb.
  • Art installation by day, light installation by night.
  • Luminescent sculptures created by French artists Lola Muance.
  • Wander & wonder at their latest creation as they transform the garden with colour & light.

Art workshop with John Thompson

Local artist & tutor John Thompson returns with more of his popular painting workshops.

March and April - seascapes
May - bluebell woods
June - summer meadow
July - summer flower border
August - reflections in water
September - autumn reflections
October - autumn woods
November - clouds in landscape

£60 per workshop

Guided 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 our volunteer buggy drivers and let them show you the gardens in comfort. There are free tours departing daily to the garden & woods. We also have wheelchairs available.

Family fun

A family out enjoying the autumn colour © National Trust

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.