Canons Ashby

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

Families enjoying apple weekend

Celebrate harvest with us 

Celebrate this joyful season with us. The house will be dressed for harvest daily and on the four weekends we will have activities, performers, crafters and other special guests to entertain you.

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Upcoming events

Harvest Celebrations

Sat 23 Sep 2017
Celebrate this joyful time of year in style with us with a variety of guest performers, crafters and other special guests and see the house transformed to reflect its Victorian heyday.

Apple Harvest Weekend

Sat 30 Sep 2017
Join us for the final weekend of our Harvest Celebrations: Apple Weekend!

Pumpkin Trails

Sat 07 Oct 2017
Dress to impress and join us for a great family day, out hunting our hidden and spooky pumpkins in the grounds.

Guided Walk

Thu 12 Oct 2017
Explore beyond the walls of Canons Ashby on a walk through the rolling hills of Northamptonshire's countryside.

Spooky Stories: creative writing workshop

Thu 26 Oct 2017
Let your imagination run wild writing Spooky Stories with us this Halloween.

Celebrating Edward Dryden - 300 years on

Sat 04 Nov 2017
300 years since the death of Edward Dryden, we are paying attention to some of the important items he owned. As you explore the house look out for the highlighted items and find out more about this extraordinary man.
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Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Canons Ashby on the National Trust Collections website