A fun-filled May half-term

Hands on family activities this May half-term with ranger days, drop-in crafts, garden fun and a nautical trail.

Drop-in family crafts, 12-4pm

Creative crafting fun, just bring your imagination.

  • Nautical hats, 30 May - are you a pirate or the captain of the ship, have a go at creating your own nautical hat.
  • Nautical flags/bunting, 1 June - crack the nautical code and make your own name bunting out of nautical flags.

Family ranger days, 11am-3pm

A chance to get outdoors, maybe get mucky and have a fun day with the rangers. Learn about the work they do, get involved and pick up some new skills

  • Pond dipping, 29 May - see what little creatures you can find in Arlington's pond.
  • Den building, 31 May - pick up some sticks and have a go at building your own little fort in our den building area.

Family garden fun: Create nature’s palette/mosaics

2 June, 1.30-3pm
Learn how we care for our gardens and create something special to take home.

Conservation in action

1 June, 1-3pm
Ever wondered how items are cared for for, come along to the first of our conservation in action Thursdays. See the tools used and pick up some tips on how to care for your own precious belongings. Look out for more dates in June and July

All events are free unless otherwise stated; normal admission prices apply or become a National Trust member and gain free admission to Arlington and other National Trust properties.

For more information about any of these events phone 01271 850296 or email arlingtoncourt@nationaltrust.org.uk