Acorn Bank

Acorn Bank's Georgian exterior dusted in snow

What’s on this winter at Acorn Bank

From finding fairies to wintery walks and our glorious gardens, here’s a few reasons to come along and brave the cold.

Walkers with dog in autumn woodland

Acorn Bank to Temple Sowerby walk

Enjoy a walk around this peaceful backwater to discover Acorn Bank’s surprising industrial heritage and wildlife by the river.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Cooking demos

Fri 29 Nov 2019
11:00-11:45
Drop in to see our chef, James, demonstrate how we use what we grow in the garden to cook tasty, fresh food in our café.

Cooking from your garden

Sat 30 Nov 2019
17:30-20:30
Come and enjoy some of Acorn Bank’s very own produce. Sit and enjoy a delicious 2-course meal prepared by our chef followed by an evening stroll in the gardens.

Winter pruning workshop

Sat 07 Dec 2019
10:30-15:30
Join our orchard team for a day to learn how and why we prune fruit trees in winter.

Orchard drop in days: Winter pruning the fruit trees

Sat 14 Dec 2019
10:30-15:30
Pop in for a chat with our orchard experts while they work away pruning the trees. A chance to gain insight and advice on how to care for your own fruit trees

Grafting workshop

Sat 29 Feb 2020
10:00-15:30
Spend the day with orchard experts and gain specialist tuition in the ancient skill of Grafting.
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History

View of Acorn Bank house.

From the Knights Templar to the National Trust 

Learn about the long, fascinating history of this special place, from the 13th century through to the present day.

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Eating and shopping

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Places to stay

Places to stay near Acorn Bank