On the hoof

Trot along to St Mary's Church to watch the wild deer munching through their winter feed.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Can you spot the difference between the Red, Sika and Fallow deer? Our deer ranger will give you some pointers and you'll learn about their job managing the wild herd.

The basics

Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet outside St Mary’s Church in the deer park.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
15 December 2018 11:30 - 12:30 Available
16 December 2018 11:30 - 12:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Fountains Abbey
Email
fountainsabbey@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01765 608888

Upcoming events

The Nativity trail

Sat 15 Dec 2018
10:00-16:00
Follow the stars to discover scenes of the nativity by the abbey and in the garden.

1930s Christmas at Fountains Hall

Sat 15 Dec 2018
10:00-16:00
Discover what Christmas would be like in the 1930s at Fountains Hall this festive season.

Father Christmas Grotto

Sat 15 Dec 2018
11:00-15:00
What’s that sound? It’s the jingle of reindeer bells – Father Christmas is touching down at Fountains Abbey this year and he comes bearing gifts.

Children's craft at Swanley Grange

Sat 15 Dec 2018
11:00-16:00
Get in the festive spirit making your own wonderfully woolly star decoration.

Christmas story-telling in Swanley Grange

Sat 15 Dec 2018
11:30-12:00
Entertain the little ones with a selection of Christmas stories brought to life in Swanley Grange.

On the hoof

Sat 15 Dec 2018
11:30-12:30
Trot along to St Mary's Church to watch the wild deer munching through their winter feed.