A fun-filled May half-term

Children running through the grounds at Arlington Court

Join us at Arlington for some fun family activities this May half-term including ranger days, drop-in crafts, garden activities and a new trail.

What's on?

Meet the Chichesters trail (NEW for 2018)

Sat 26 May - Sun 3 June, 10.30am-4pm
Pick up a trail and explore the grounds to find out more about the Chichester men who built and lived at Arlington Court. £1 per trail, includes prize.

Rag rug workshop

Mon 28 May, 11am-3pm
Local artist Deborah Hastings will be showing how to make beautiful creations from recycled scraps of material. Find out the basics for free or make one of her fun designs to take home such as a Bee, Ladybird, Green Turtle, Red Squirrel, Hedgehog or one of her many coloured sari-silk corsages with a bit of bling. £3 each, cash only.

Building a den
Building a den
Building a den

Family ranger days

Mon 28 & Wed 30 May, 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. Donations welcome.

Drop-in family crafts

Tue 29 May & Thu 31 May, 12noon-4pm
Have some fun with all the family and have a go at creating something crafty to take home. Bring your imagination and we'll provide the materials. Donations welcome.

Family garden fun

Wed 30 May, 1.30-3pm
Join the garden team for some family fun and have a go at making something special to take home. Donations welcome.

FUNdraising Friday

Fri 1 June, 12-3pm
Join us for some fundraising colouring in fun and kite making as we raise money to conserve the precious silk hangings in the Boudoir here at Arlington Court. Other goodies available for donations, raffle tickets on sale.

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