Canons Ashby

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A tranquil Tudor manor house set in rare terraced gardens, with the 'antient' Dryden family at its heart

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Upcoming events

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 19 Apr 2019
10:00-16:00
A delicious Cadbury prize awaits at the end of our outdoor Easter Hunt. Bring the whole family to search high and low for our creature clues across the ancient parkland. Then don’t forget your tasty reward!

Dawn Chorus Walk

Sun 05 May 2019
04:45-08:00
Wake up with the feathered friends of Canons Ashby at first light.

Guided Countryside Walks

Thu 09 May 2019
09:55-13:00
Join a volunteer guide on a 6 mile cross country walk to stretch your legs and explore the heart of rural Northamptonshire around Canons Ashby.

Sold out - Vivaldi's Four Seasons performed by Eboracum Baroque

Sat 18 May 2019
18:00-19:30
This event is now sold out- but they will be coming back to perform a Christmas Concert in November. Keep an eye on the what's on page!

Try writing with an historic quill!

Sun 19 May 2019
10:30-15:00
Find out how writing has changed in the last 500 years and try your hand at using an authentically made historic quill.

Moths and Butterflies family trail

Sat 25 May 2019
10:00-16:00
Flitter and flutter across the parkland looking for our British butterflies and moths. See how many you can find, discover more about these beautiful winged creatures and pick up your sticker from the Coach House shop.
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Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Canons Ashby on the National Trust Collections website