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Lyme

Things to see and do

A family sitting on the branch of a tree at Lyme

'The Lost Words' family trail 

Nature words are disappearing and we need your help to find them at special places during 2019. Inspired by Robert McFarlane and Jackie Morris' spellbook 'The Lost Words', follow the family trail and take part in activities to see special nature words brought to life.

Six children looking into the fountain in Lyme's rose garden with an adult couple in the background

Lose yourself in the garden 

Take a stroll around the gardens, full of colour. Challenge family and friends to classic garden games and become a champion of croquet, boules, giant skittles and quoits.

Planning your visit

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What's on

Upcoming events

The Lost Words

Wed 19 Jun 2019
10:30-17:00
Inspired by the book by Robert MacFarlane and Jackie Morris, seek, find and speak words from the natural world that are disappearing from children's vocabulary. Explore the house, park and garden to see these Lost Words brought to life.

Dogs in the Garden

Wed 19 Jun 2019
10:30-17:00
Bring your four-legged friend for a walk in the garden.

Nordic Walking Adventure Walks

Thu 20 Jun 2019
09:30-11:00
A series of social walks on circular routes of around 5km within the Historic Estate of Lyme Park. NWUK Freedom Passport needed for these walks.

Lyme Runners Group

Thu 20 Jun 2019
10:00-11:00
Join a regular runners group on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Nordic Walking: Speedhyke

Fri 21 Jun 2019
08:50-13:15
Learn more about Nordic Walking Techniques. NWUK Freedom Passport needed for these walks.

Skylarks Forest School

Fri 21 Jun 2019
10:00-14:00
Come and explore the natural world through the seasons. There are opportunities to create, make and play in a private, walled woodland.
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Our work

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History

The House and Collection

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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, as well as supporting us. 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 

Whether it’s learning through play, or bringing lessons to life in the real world, there is something for every learner at Lyme. From outdoor landscapes to explore, to a house ready to take you back in time, there is a wide range of opportunities to choose from. Our learning team are ready to take you and your learners on a big adventure...come join us!

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Lyme on the National Trust Collections website