Have fun planting your own seeds and watching them grow.
Sat 26 May 2018
+ 7 other dates
Experience tastes and smells of the past at these gingerbread making sessions.
Thu 31 May 2018
+ 6 other dates
+ other times
Our outdoor team invite you to roll up your sleeves, become volunteers for a day and help us give nature a helping hand.
Sat 02 Jun 2018
+ 4 other dates
Do you know how butter was traditionally made? How long did it take? How was it stored? Uncover the history of butter-making at one of these drop-in sessions.
Sun 03 Jun 2018
+ 8 other dates
Discover more about the amazing properties of herbs and how they're used in daily life.
Mon 04 Jun 2018
Take a stroll with our head gardener and learn about the organic gardening principles that we use to keep the gardens looking at their best.
Tue 05 Jun 2018
+ 12 other dates
Put Dad's DIY skills to the test and see who can build the best mini raft with sticks and leaves.
Sun 17 Jun 2018
The gin festival is back and better than ever. Round up your friends and enjoy gin and live music in the Airedale Barn this summer.
Fri 29 Jun 2018
Keep boredom at bay this summer and help us to make a home for bugs.
Tue 24 Jul 2018
+ 3 other dates
Make your own mini raft with sticks and leaves and compete against your family to see who's the best raft builder.
Tue 07 Aug 2018
Learn how to make a campfire and cook up a feast with our expert volunteer.
Tue 21 Aug 2018
This summer you can enjoy the great British tradition of outdoor theatre at its very best when you join us for an evening performance of Shakespeare's The Tempest.
Wed 22 Aug 2018
Red, yellow, pink, and green....there's a rainbow of colours waiting to be discovered in the garden.
Sun 02 Sep 2018
Would you like to experience the morning ritual of opening up this 400 year old house? Join us for a true behind the scenes look.
This experience would make the perfect gift.
Sat 08 Sep 2018
+ 1 other date
A curious look behind the scenes at how we prepare the house and collection for the big winter clean.
Sat 03 Nov 2018