Things to see & do

Our highlights

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What's on

Find out what's on over the next few months, including guided walks and wreath making workshops or come and enjoy one of our many festive activities. Our Christmas trail will keep all the family entertained during December.

Hidden Christmas tree

Our woods team, with the help of Forest School children, have decorated a lone yew tree in the woods.
If you are off for a walk in the woods keep a look out and see if you can find it.

A 1920s Christmas

Enjoy a 1920s themed Christmas with us. There's lots to enjoy including:

  • The decorated Garden Hall
  • A Christmas trail through the garden
  • The hidden Christmas tree in the woods
  • 1920s shop stall and hampers
  • Festive menu in the cafe

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.