The Garden Lodge in Spring

Important notice -

Please be aware that there are road works on Harley Way today, 24 April 2018, however local access to Lyveden is still possible by entering Harley Way from the A6116.

Intriguing Elizabethan lodge and moated garden

Upcoming events

Lyveden Alive

Mon 28 May 2018
This May half-term investigate Lyveden's wilder inhabitants with free trails, worksheets and activity sessions. There are plenty of opportunities to get closer to nature during Lyveden Alive week. Enjoy a different activity every day!

Come and Sing in Secret

Sat 16 Jun 2018
Would you like to sing in a choir celebrating music as a force for change?

Kite-making Workshop

Sun 17 Jun 2018
Bring Dad along to make a kite this Father's Day at Lyveden. After all that hard work, treat him to a Workers Nuncheon in the Cottage tea room so you're ready to head back out and see how high your kite can fly!

Secret Concert

Sat 23 Jun 2018
Join us for an open-air concert at Lyveden this summer!

Little Grey Men Children's Trail

Mon 23 Jul 2018
Inspired by the characters and stories of local Northamptonshire author 'BB,' our summer trail explores the woods, meadows and moats at Lyveden in search of a new adventure.

Wild Wednesdays at Lyveden

Wed 25 Jul 2018
Get involved with hands-on activities for all ages including pond-dipping in the moats, counting butterflies in the long grass or graffiti hunting around the garden lodge. Activities vary from week to week, check out the website for more details.

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Wedding couple with the lodge in the background.

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