An Easter full of family fun at Arlington Court

Lots of fun to be had out and about at Arlington this Easter, Friday 30-15 April 2018.

We are pleased to say that the A39 is now open.

Wild about spring trail

Fri 30 Mar - Sun 15 Apr, 10.30am-4pm
Get outside this Easter and take part in our new wildlife trail across the grounds at Arlington. Look out for interesting facts and clues along the way and collect your prize at the end. £2.50 per trail.

Spring lamb talks

Fri 30 Mar - Sun 8 Apr, 3pm
Meet a new flock of spring lambs and enjoy a talk by one of our local tenant farmers; find out about rearing sheep and how they help the Arlington estate thrive.

Family ranger days

Mon 2, Wed 4, Mon 9 & Wed 11 Apr, 11am-3pm
A chance to get outdoors, maybe get mucky, have fun with the family, pick up some new skills and learn about the work the rangers do.

Creative crafts

Tue 3, Thu 5, Tue 10 & Thu 12 Apr, 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.

Family garden fun

Fri 6 Apr, 1.30-3pm
Join the garden team for some family fun and have a go at making some birds nests from willow and other nesting materials.

Rag rug drop-in workshop

Mon 9 Apr, 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 red squirrel or Jacob sheep. £3 each.

Drop-in garden demo: Staking the herbaceous border

11-13 Apr, 2pm daily
 Let one of the team show you how to care for aspects of your garden; drop-in demonstrations.

All activities are free unless otherwise stated, admission prices apply or become a National Trust member and gain free parking and entry to Arlington Court and other National Trust properties.

For more information about any of these events phone 01271 850296 or email