Lyme

Glorious house, surrounded by gardens, moorland and deer park

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Things to see and do

Thomas Legh, Lyme’s very own Regency Indiana Jones.

Discover Regency Lyme  

Take a step back in time to Lyme's Regency era with the help of our very own intrepid explorer Thomas Legh. Also for the new season, find out more about our Spotlight talks and tours for 2017.

Jane Austen Week and Building Adventures at Lyme

Upcoming events

Nordic Walking Lead Walk

Thu 25 May 2017
09:30-10:30
Go for a lead walk round Lyme, and burn some calories in the process.

Skylarks Forest School

Thu 25 May 2017
10:00-14:00
Come with your child to explore and learn about the woodland through the seasons. Play woodland games, learn to use tools, create, make and play with natural materials and have lunch around a fire.

Learn to Nordic Walk 4 Week Course

Thu 25 May 2017
10:45-11:45
Learn to Nordic Walk over four weeks

Thomas Legh and Regency Lyme

Fri 26 May 2017
11:00-17:00
In this 200th anniversary year of the death of Jane Austen, Lyme turns back the clock to the Regency era, where you can uncover the fascinating story of Thomas Legh, Lyme's very own Regency Indiana Jones.

ParkRun

Sat 27 May 2017
09:00-11:00
Nothing beats an invigorating run or jog around the beautiful surroundings of Lyme.

The 50 Things Challenge

Sat 27 May 2017
10:30-16:30
How many of the '50 Things To do Before You're 11 3/4' will you complete?
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Wildlife

Large red deer stag on the moor with heather clad hills in background at Lyme, Cheshire

All creatures great and small 

There is an abundance of wildlife that call Lyme their home. From the magnificent deer that roam the moor to the robins that flutter from tree to tree in the garden, see who you can spot on your next visit.

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History

Detail of the Lyme Caxton Missal, seen on display at Lyme, Cheshire

Preserved in print 

Find out more about the fascinating Lyme Missal, deemed the most important printed book in the National Trust.

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Eating and shopping

Eating and shopping

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Places to stay

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Get involved

Volunteers put their specialist skills to good use at Lyme, Cheshire

Many hands make Lyme work

There are many ways you can become part of the team at Lyme and help keep this wonderful place ticking along. Fancy joining us? Please get in touch with us to find out more via lyme@nationaltrust.org.uk

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Learning

Deb building fun at Lyme, Cheshire

Learning opportunities 

Little learners will love our facilitated sessions that make history come alive through play. The outdoors at Lyme offers so much for young learners to discover and explore, so find out what's on offer now!