Explore the crystal clear waters of Mullion Cove in a kayak © Ben Selway

Explore the crystal clear waters of Mullion Cove in a kayak

Get active

Join us this season for some of our more active events. If you've had enough of sitting on the sofa and want to try something new take a look in our events search below.  We've kayaking in Cornwall, bike rides in Sunderland and Nordic walking in Surrey...and that's just for starters.

A taster of forthcoming events

  • Spring garden events

    Don’t miss out on some of the most beautiful displays of flowering plants which make spring so special. Join our garden guides for some illuminating insights and behind-the scenes garden goodies.

  • First World War centenary

    We care for around 170 war memorials and our collections bring life to the many stories of those who experienced the war, on the battlefield and at home and are sharing their stories with you.

  • Stargazing

    We have super stargazing spots at lots of our places - whether you're an expert or a first-timer, we hope you'll enjoy stargazing with us at one of our star-spangled stargazing events. 

  • Talks and guided tours

    Why not  join us for one of our  talks or tours to learn something new from our garden experts? We've Japanese garden talks and tours, National Garden Scheme open days, conservation in action talks and bunker tours.

Find an event near you