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Harmonica Botanica

The Harmonica Botanica is coming to Wray Castle © Dan Fox

The Harmonica Botanica is coming to Wray Castle

Wray Castle's Fern House hosts an intriguing new art installation that links a growing plant to musical technology, allowing listeners to hear nature grow. Local artist Dan Fox has created the work, which has never been seen in Cumbria before, and it's on display until 20 May.

Grasmere Gallop

Join the Grasmere Gallop Trail Race

The Grasmere Gallop returns on Saturday 6 June. Challenge yourself to a scenic trail run in the stunning setting of Grasmere and Rydal, and with four different trails to choose from, there's something for all levels.

The Gruffalo is coming

Thereâ¿¿s no such thing as a Gruffalo! Or is there?... © Axel Scheffler

From 27 June to 31 August we welcome the Gruffalo to Lyme Park. See the original artwork of Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler and follow the Gruffalo trail through the garden. 

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