Book fair

Drop in to our historic Parlour rooms to peruse our vast array of second-hand books for sale. All profits help restore the gardens at Stowe.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Drop in to our historic Parlour rooms to peruse our vast array of second-hand books for sale. All profits help restore the gardens at Stowe.

The basics

Suitability
This is a family friendly event, children welcome.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
The event is taking place through the restored Parlour rooms at the New Inn visitor centre.
Accessibility
The Parlour rooms are partly accessible with some steps and low level lighting. Call us to discuss your requirements.
Other
Please note that the gardens are closed on Saturday 26 May. Take the opportunity to explore the 750 acres of parkland and facilities at New Inn.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
26 May 2018 10:00 - 17:00 Available
27 May 2018 10:00 - 17:00 Available
28 May 2018 10:00 - 17:00 Available
29 May 2018 10:00 - 17:00 Available
30 May 2018 10:00 - 17:00 Available
31 May 2018 10:00 - 17:00 Available
1 June 2018 10:00 - 17:00 Available
2 June 2018 10:00 - 17:00 Available
3 June 2018 10:00 - 17:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
National Trust at Stowe
Email
stowe@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01280 817 156

Upcoming events

"Aren't we worthy?" - the vote

Tue 22 May 2018
10:00-17:00
In the year of Vote 100, help us choose great British women to sit in our modern day Temple of British Worthies. Vote for your worthy women then come back later in the year to see who was chosen.

Family explorers: We're going on a bug hunt!

Tue 22 May 2018
10:00-17:00
Challenge - this month tick off all three bug-related '50 Things' activities!

Stowe trail run - Gold Swan Events

Fri 25 May 2018
19:00-21:00
Whether you have just started running or are an experienced runner, trail running allows you to enjoy the great outdoors. This 10k trail race series is organised by Gold Swan Events with Stowe providing the backdrop.

Book fair

Sat 26 May 2018
10:00-17:00
Drop in to our historic Parlour rooms to peruse our vast array of second-hand books for sale. All profits help restore the gardens at Stowe.

Men in Sheds at Stowe: Gardening on a smaller scale

Sun 27 May 2018
10:00-17:00
Local community group Men in Sheds will be in the New Inn courtyard selling lots of handcrafted goodies for the keen gardener including planters, trugs, boot removers, and lots more.

Wild Wednesday: Plant it, grow it, eat it

Wed 30 May 2018
10:30-12:00
Join our wild team to plant some pumpkin seeds and get stuck into some gardening activities or crafts, watch them grow at home ready for the autumn. Plus, receive a sticker for completing one of your '50 Things' - plant it, grow it, eat it.