Autumn celebration at Hughenden

Make the most of nature's golden season at Hughenden this October as the treescape changes with the cooler days.

Autumn colours in Echo Valley

As the colours change from the bright hues of summer to the burnt orange and soft yellows of autumn, celebrate the season's sights, sounds and sensations in the Hughenden countryside.

Changing colours

Stroll through the Disraelis’ pleasure grounds and parkland to see the changing colours of the ancient specimen trees or venture further on a waymarked walk to experience the full effect of the native beech woods as the foliage turns.

Fungi Foray

Thu 10 October

Explore the forests surrounding Hughenden Manor with our Rangers and learn to spot the perfect conditions where fungi flourish. 10am-12noon, £10

Watercolour Workshops

Autumn watercolours, Wed 9 Oct 

Winter watercolours, Wed 6, 20 Nov

Join local artist Paul Dean for a half day workshop to learn about the techniques of watercolour painting and produce a small piece to take home. 10am-1pm, £30 inc light lunch

Apple Weekend

Sat 12 & Sun 13 October 

Join us for a weekend dedicated to all things apples, celebrating the produce from our Walled Garden orchard with its traditional old English apple varieties. 

There'll be apple tastings and apple pressing for you to enjoy and you can find out more about the harvest's most vital friends at the beekeeper stand with our volunteer apiarists.

Countryside crafts will be on display too with Hughenden's volunteer team including wood carving and charcoal production. 


Apple in the orchard
Apple in the orchard
Apple in the orchard

Halloween at Hughenden

See the spooky side of Hughenden this half term: take on the haunted trail, craft a creepy crew, try a twilight trek or climb a great tree.

Hughenden half term fun

October half term at Hughenden

Halloween happenings at Hughenden: discover the harvest scarecrows, take on Scarlett's spooky trail, craft a creepy creature.

Check the Hughenden What's on page for more information and booking details. Normal admission applies to all events.