The Discovery Centre

Child colouring in the Discovery Centre at Belton House

There's always fun to be had in the Discovery Centre, with craft activities, dressing up, and trails.

Come and join in with seasonal craft activities, borrow materials to explore the gardens and parkland and discover more about Belton's stories.

The Discovery Centre is open every weekend from 12.30 - 4.30pm.

Find us in the Estate Yard behind the Second-hand Bookshop.

Traditional games in the Discovery Centre
A boy playing a game of draughts
Traditional games in the Discovery Centre

Arts Award Discover

Join in the fun and get a certificate when you explore Belton’s collections. Take part in a range of craft activities and record them in your very own scrapbook. £4 per scrapbook.

Arts Award is organised by Trinity College London.

Painting in the sunshine
Summer of Arts at Aberdulais
Painting in the sunshine

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Belton House (July 17th-28th)

Fri 19 Jul 2019
12:45-13:00
You can pre-book any time up to the DAY BEFORE your visit. There is no charge to reserve a mansion key. Entry to Belton is free for members.

Guided parkland walk

Sun 21 Jul 2019
11:30-13:00
Meet Belton’s ranger team and find out about their work across the parkland during this 2-mile walk.

Garden detectives

Wed 24 Jul 2019
11:00-12:00
Become a detective and search for clues that tell us more about the history of Belton’s gardens on a special family tour.

Belton Estate 10k guided walk

Thu 25 Jul 2019
09:30-13:00
Explore Belton’s landscape, history and wildlife on a 10K walk across the wider estate, with the volunteer ranger team.

Family house tour

Thu 25 Jul 2019
11:00-12:00
Uncover stories of Belton House on a special family house tour.

Friday 50 things challenges

Fri 26 Jul 2019
11:00-16:00
Are you up for the challenge? Complete a different 50 things activity with our play team.