Foraged fictions

A promenade collection of stories inspired by the Prior Park landscape

  • Booking essential

From the creators of 2016's Darkling Society at Prior Park, Kilter return with a twist on their regular collaboration with local writing company, A Word In Your Ear.

Small audiences set off through woods and fields across the spectacular garden to discover each short story uniquely set in the World Heritage Landscape that inspired it.

There will be four short stories around the garden.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £10.00
  • Child £8.00
    age 7-16 years

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitable for adults, and children aged 7+
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Entry at the main visitor reception on Ralph Allen Drive.
The audience will move around the garden to hear each of the stories, so the route will cover steep slopes and possibly steps.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
6 July 2018 19:00 - 20:15 Available
7 July 2018 17:30 - 18:45 Available
20:00 - 21:15 Available
8 July 2018 10:30 - 11:45 Available

Contact Info

National Trust estate office
Call 01225 833977

Upcoming events

Garden tours

Tue 20 Mar 2018
Wander through historic Prior Park on this free and informative guided tour.

Spring nature trail

Sat 24 Mar 2018
Spend family time outdoors as you follow a trail celebrating the best of spring around the garden.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 30 Mar 2018
Become a nature detective to follow the clues around the garden. Complete the trail to win a delicious chocolate treat.

Wild garlic fortnight

Sat 07 Apr 2018
Wild garlic carpets the garden in spring, with a sprinkling of tiny flowers, and a delicate scent.

Family Forage and Pesto Making

Sun 08 Apr 2018
The garden will be full of wild garlic this spring. Why not bring the family along to forage, and make a tasty treat to take home

Wildlife walks

Sun 03 Jun 2018
A special opportunity to see the garden in the early morning tranquility on this series of walks, exploring nature through the season.